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Old 07-27-2009, 07:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Newegg.com - OCZ ModXStream Pro OCZ700MXSP 700W ATX12V V2.2 / EPS12V SLI Certified CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply compatible with core i7 - Power Supplies

will that power a 4890 with room for plenty of OCing?
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It should... I run 2 260's overclocked on my da700, so you should be fine.
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how many amps does yours have on the 12v rail?
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ohh, ya. that psu will easily handle a 4890.
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how many amps does yours have on the 12v rail?
58A on 1 rail.

I ran 2 260s on my 520hx for abit too... but nothing heavy.
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That is the exact power supply I have powering my 4890, it works great!
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700/12..

About 58 amps on the 12v Rail.. you have plenty of power
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what does having multiple 12v rails do? anything?
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Um..... huge debate... some claim muultiple rsails ensure the small part get proper power, but single rail ensures the big parts gets their max amounts...

Theres a few discussions on this if you're sleepy nand need a seditive
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Mulitple rails spread power evenly purely for safety reasons.

But it can result in your system being unstable if you have too much hooked up to one rail. Rarely ever happens though.
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