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Originally Posted by sofakng View Post
Thanks for all of the replies everybody.

What I ended up doing was using a Corsair TX-850W PSU that I had in my file server. (I put my Antec TP-750 Blue in the file server as a replacement)

Everybody wins and I didn't have to spend any money

(I think this PSU is a "decent" to "good" PSU so hopefully it will work for what I need...)
I'm using a TX-850W with my two GTX480s, with no problems at all
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I bought a 1000w PSU from Novatech for £99, very quiet and run brilliantly. I'm lucky though as I live near by and didn't pay postage. It's there own brand and the company have won numerous awards. I have spent about 10k with them over the past 3 years and they are really helpful and I have never had any issues with them. I personally won't buy from anyone else unless I have too because they don't stock that particular item.
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PSU in my sig rig is awesome!
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Well... I'm guessing that the HX-850 and AX-850 are better than the TX-850 but it's something that I already had so hopefully it will work.

It should be better than the Antec TP-750 and I'm probably not overclocking the GPUs so I think I'll be ok.
Edited by sofakng - 7/26/11 at 11:56am
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what about the antec high current series 900 watt

its only 110 with rebate on newegg, free shipping, a fine psu, without breaking the bank

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371050

its only 80 bronze, but its super reliable with low ripple from what ive heard
post #27 of 27
I was in the same situation as you are a year ago when i got my second GTX 480 and i had a 750w PSU. In my case it wasnt enough and i had to upgrade to my current 1000w PSU and then they worked properly.
I guess its a matter of trying, mine wouldnt even let me start the computer to windows, it would shut down. I suggest you try and see if it works before getting a new PSU.
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