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I have a Nvidia build, and I wanted to know if all my parts are compatible. (This is a future build I am making.)

You can find the parts in my sig.
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post #2 of 28
That power supply doesn't have enough PCI-E power connectors to support two GTX 460s. You need four of them.
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yea except for power supply, but i would use am3+ and a beefier power supply

here:
MOBO: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813157272
Power: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817339002
Edited by supercow - 10/8/11 at 8:30pm
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Broseidon View Post
That power supply doesn't have enough PCI-E power connectors to support two GTX 460s. You need four of them.
Could you suggest me one?
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post #5 of 28
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Originally Posted by Dropshock View Post
Could you suggest me one?
If I were to buy one, I would buy this - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817553010

but it depends on how much money you're looking to spend.
post #6 of 28
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Can't I use the molex connectors that come with my gpu?

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dropshock View Post
Can't I use the molex connectors that come with my gpu?

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your original power supply is too weak to run sli anyways, so either my or the other guys recommendation will suit you well and some headroom for a possible later upgrade.
    
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post #8 of 28
Another one of these threads?

That Rosewill Green 630w PSU is MORE than enough for GTX460 SLI. Yes, it lacks 2 of the 6 pins, just use molex adapters.
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post #9 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dropshock View Post
Can't I use the molex connectors that come with my gpu?

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You can use the molex to PCI-E connectors, but that's more of a temporary solution rather than a permanent one. You'd be much better off with a power supply that has the connectors built in. Besides, the power supply I linked comes out to be the same price as the one you chose - if I'm looking at the right Rosewill PSU, that is.
post #10 of 28
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Dang I need a new case now too. One with good cooling. Max $40

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