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|10-20-2007, 01:06 PM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2007
Power Supply requirements
Intel Q6600 overclocked to 3.2ghz 1.35v, EVGA 680i, 2 sticks corsair ddr2 800 ram 1gb each dual channel, tuniq tower 120, 2 dvd burners, possibly 2 8800gts fatal1ty 320mb cards from xfx in sli (leaving room for future upgrades, only putting in 1 right now), 4 120mm led fans, 2 seagate 320gb hds. I will be playing games such as crysis, battlefield 2, call of duty 4, and halo. also running folding @home. what would be the best and most efficient power supply?
|10-20-2007, 04:26 PM||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2007
I'd say that rig would use up about 485W - 500W.
The CORSAIR 620HX would be a very good PSU for you.
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|10-26-2007, 02:14 PM||#3|
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: No soup for you!
Also look into the Corsair VX550W if the HX620 is a bit too pricey.
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|11-12-2007, 06:53 AM||#5|
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You have to pay attention to the 12 volt rails, total amps are important
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