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Old 10-07-2007, 01:25 PM   #11 (permalink)
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jeeze is everyone totally dodging everything i've said.. i surely should have confirmed everything with my posts..

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Originally Posted by b1gapl View Post
Agreed. I wouldn't have recommended it, if it wasn't good. As we said countless times before, that the power is not the amount of wattage a power supply has, but how many amps are in it's +12v rails. That Corsair 520HX has 54A, and that's enough for two 8800Ultras in SLI.
very true.... and so is the part of the amperage...

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Here are some power tests to give you an idea of how much power DX10 cards draw

Diamond Radeon HD 2900XT 1GB PCSTATS Review - Videocard Power Consumption Measurements
|| 2500K @ 5GHz 1 thread, 4.8 2 threads, 4.6 3, 4.5 4 1.284V ||
|| P8P67-M Pro || 8GB @ 2133MHz ||
|| 5850 @ 1000/1225 || XFX 650W || Silverstone FT03B ||
|| 37" LCD TV || CM Hyper 212+ || Samsung 2.1 Soundbar ||
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Old 10-07-2007, 08:19 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Hey, thank you all for the input. b1gapl, I wasn't doubting you or anything and I appreciate all your help. Just wanted to get some more info. Thanks again.

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