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Hey guys, I'm building a distributed computing rig.

It's got an Athlon64 LE 1640 @ 2.6Ghz (45W TDP)
It will have 2 gigs of RAM (not sure if they are at 1.5v or 1.65v though)
1 HDD or 1 DVDROM drive, not sure what I'm going to do for an OS yet. I might even just boot from a USB drive if it's able to do that.
I'm not sure the mobo. It was an eMachine.

I will be putting one 5870 in it. I want to know the minimum wattage that should be in there.

It may be overclocked to 900core.

I'd like to keep it as cheap as possible. But the higher efficiency rating the better of course.

Thanks.
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http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16817139027 Should do it, also please don't talk about "mining" in the future, it's restricted from being discussed about here.
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I'm sure he is talking about "Minecraft" the game.....
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Any quality 400W should work.
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Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129 View Post
Any quality 400W should work.
I disagree with what you said after you edited his post, its not a waste.
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I disagree with what you said after you edited his post, its not a waste.
If you or him are really upset over it you can continue the discussion in PM.
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Can someone link me to a post explaining why talking about it is banned please?

It's news to me.
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