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More resources See also solved 500w psu is enough? OneMoar said: ↑ I gotta ask why the fuck the op would pay 100 bucks for a 400WClick to expand... Or was it because with the reduction in die the more volatile to OC are there new GPUs? thank you trekky10-19-12, 09:02 PMi dont know how good that PSU is but i have a 400w PSU that ran my 8800GTX and a Q6600 at 3ghz 8800gt-x10-19-12, 09:10 PMtrekky can

I SUCK at CPU/GPU/RAM reviews because I throw benchmarks out there that everyone always wants to argue with. Sep 29, 2014 at 7:44 PM #30 Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop Joined: Feb 27, 2006 Messages: 13,929 (3.50/day) Thanks Received: 4,797 System Specs System Name: A dancer in your disco of fire Link fixed. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core CPUs and Motherboards Today's Posts Is this 400W Enough for a8800GTX?

I strongly recommend buying a known-good PSU brand/model. All I can say is that the box says "you should have a PSU with 30A on the +12V rail." Well it seems like it is time for us to figure Already have an account?

If nothing else, they're so close that it really does not matter. Page 2 of 2 < Prev 1 2 Sep 29, 2014 at 7:22 PM #26 D007 Joined: Mar 7, 2007 Messages: 3,790 (1.05/day) Thanks Received: 695 Location: Pompano beach, Florida System Nov 1, 2007 #14 nickc TechSpot Paladin Posts: 923 +11 Rage, your link does not for work itself. What is funny is if @bpgt64 had asked if a GTX 560 Ti would be okay, most likely the answers would be in the affirmative, even though the 560 Ti pulls

But the GTX 980 brings new power requirements, which should actually be lower. Did they deliver the card? ;) CAD4466HK10-31-2006, 03:54 PM768mb? the Seasonic will handle it just fine. i thought about this Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Sep 29, 2014 at 7:28 PM #29 RCoon Gaming Moderator Staff Member Joined: Apr 19, 2012 Messages: 11,083 (6.38/day) Thanks Received: 8,982 Location: Gypsyland, UK System Specs System Name: Coontang Processor: The 8800GT is the best price vs performance card right now. Typically, on multi-rail PSUs, the amperage on the individual rails is max allowable on that individual rail and there is an overall 12V amperage rating as well. I assume you have AC, but don't be loading that PSU if the temperature it's in is over 95F.

If you would happen to run 3d mark with a stock setup, I'm interested in the numbers for comparison. If you're talking about that 6870. Then idk what to tell you. Try the HD capabilities.

For SLI, refer to the SLI list in the other thread until I find out any new information. :D SuperSix11-03-2006, 08:43 AMXFX 8800GTS 640MB 500MHz $509 XFX 8800GTX 768MB 570MHz $679 I'm aware of this. CAD4466HK11-03-2006, 01:32 AMAquamark, 3D Mark, and any benchmark you see Nvidia, Intel, or AMD brag a benchmark you know the company wants it to perform well on the chipset they designed. In a way it's correct that the power requirements are overstated because of all the crappy PSU's out there, but - and I hate sounding like an elitist - We of

i dont have enough power for it. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now My dad is still running a Golden Sample GF3 Ti 4200 64Mb There was no GF3 Ti4200 if I remember correctly... solved EVGA 500w Enough for 1070?

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And that was on infirior 400W units. Case: Corsair Carbide MId tower Sound Card: LG system through optical 5.1 Power Supply: CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX850M Software: Microsoft Windows 10 x64 Benchmark Scores: Haven (3720), Cinebench (932) Frick said: We'll need more info on the 400W though. 8800gt-x10-20-12, 01:24 AMMattNo5ss i have codegen 400w 400x atx2.03 i think it won't be able to handle the GTX but GTS640 maybe ?! Zalman's page here says it provides a maximum of 312W combined on the +12V rails, which translates into 26A on both rails combined.

jonnyGURU11-03-2006, 08:51 AMCopy-n-paster! :@ Strange that the Asus GTS is the cheapest of the bunch - I'll need to check that I gave you the right cost. Oct 30, 2007 #6 Nirkon TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 202 Thanks for the answer guys, but im getting the 8800GT, the evga KO or SSC card, its not worth getting What would be a good size without overkill? Beauty cannot be expressed in marks or FPS.

As far as testing, just run 3D Mark '06 and let the scores speak for themselves.