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Will this card run on my system without any problems or do I need a bigger power supply with more amps on the 12v rail?

MSI N465GTX TWIN FROZRII

I know the PS they recommend is a 550w but I don't know if mine has the amps for it or not with my current hardware. If I were to SLI 2 of them how much power would I need?

And could you recommend me a good power supply to do so.

Thanks.
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post #2 of 12
I think it should be fine w/one card. For two I'd rec'd no less than a good solid 650W unit. Personally I'd prefer a 750W for it if I was going to be OC'ing everything. That will maintain a good amount of headroom. But a good 650W would be plenty.
    
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See as I told you, you don't need much to run the card, but seeing how you want an 850watt, you don't need THAT much power :/
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post #4 of 12
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Thanks for the info brettjv. I'll find out if it works when I get it. XD. Should be here monday.
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post #5 of 12
The Ultra LSP-550 is garbage and cannot do 550W. It's a crappy RSY 250-350W. Kill it with fire and get a new PSU.
post #6 of 12
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What power supply do you recommend then Phaedrus2129? I was wanting to get the Ultra X4 850w. XD
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post #7 of 12
Ultra X4 850W also sucks. Not as hard, but it still sucks. Ultra as a whole generally sucks. LSX series are decent... But knowing Ultra they've probably replaced them with cost-down Andyson E series units behind the scenes. Raidmax got away with it, after all.


Got a budget?
post #8 of 12
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I don't wanna go to high in price. Something $100 to $150 with a good warranty and modular would be nice. Need at least a 650w to 850w. I want to be able to SLI 2 of those cards.
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I was thinking of this one. It's not that expensive and would SLI those two cards. Plus more.

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post #10 of 12
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Is the power supply I will be getting. It can hold the one GTX465 I have and I probably won't have another graphics card for awhile. I will be using a 9800GT for physx unless it is not needed. Thanks for the replies.
Edited by RasutoKage - 9/14/11 at 7:13pm
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