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Old 06-28-2008, 12:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How many watts do i need for 8800GT running SLI?

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Wattage doesn't matter.. but you could do it on a PC Power and Cooling 750w for $120 or Corsair 650tx for $90

And both are still slightly overkill, most quality 550w PSU's from reputable brands can do it

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Thanks a lot man. For the quick response and recommendations, you saved me a lot of time <3.
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How many watts do i need for 8800GT running SLI?
For a single core and SLI 8800GT's with everything overclocked 40A on the 12V is more than enough.

For a quad-core 40A is probably still enough but depending on how many optical drives and HDD's you have 43-45A would be a better bet to give you upgrade and headroom.

the 550VX from Corsair will be plenty enough and is a very good choice for your system.
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