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Old 05-13-2006, 11:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is an antec true power 430w. psu enough to run a nvidia 6800gt video card with no worry? i read somewhere you need 480w. if i get the card i want to know if i have to change ps
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i can run a 7800GT with 450watts i think your good
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As long as you have a good 12v rail you should have no prob's,I have a cheap okia with a 24amp rail and i have no prob's with a 6800GS.
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i ran a 6800 gs on a 18amp 350 watt compaq psu.. i think that would be more than good
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