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Old 03-24-2009, 03:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey, i am thinking about doing a triple sli with the GTX260 black edition, what power supply would you guys recommend to do the job? i will need 6 6-pin pci-e power cords 2 power all those cards.
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Old 03-24-2009, 03:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This was the best that I could find with 6 pci-e connectors. That wattage might be a bit overkill, but if you've got the money for it you might as well.
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geezus...... you must be gonna br doing some serious benchmarking, or else running alot of monitors.....anyway....you are gonna need something along these lines
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LOL....Thresh beat me to it!
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ya, i am doing a 4 monitor setup. I think 3 cards should be enough for that, right?
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What are you using four monitors for?
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World domination probably.
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ya obviously. I wanna video edit on one, play video games on 2, and do everything else on the other. basically world domination, ya
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I think with SLI there are some bugs with using more than 1 monitor. I think it might be fixed with the new drivers. Not sure.
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