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post #1 of 7
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Ok so im looking to buy a second 6870 and CF.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161389

I just need to know if my current power supply could handle that.
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post #2 of 7
I am not to familiar with that brand but even if it was low end you should be fine you only need a strong 600 watt for 6870 cf. A 650 watt would be better. Since yours is rated at 750 even if it were a low end you should be fine just don't try to push an OC to far with it if you are considering that.
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post #3 of 7
Yes, you could probably run 3 off of it depending on the efficiency of the apevia.
post #4 of 7
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Yes its Fairly efficient even though its on the list of psu's not to recommend around here. I'm still on the fence of weather or not to do it. Could anyone recommend me a new psu just incase this one goes Boom?
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post #5 of 7
Whats your Budget?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139012

I have this one but last years model and it's great.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817207016

This brand makes most of xfx's and corsairs they are among the best.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151088 should be more than efficient.

if your near an micro center they have a thermal-take at a good price
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0323928
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post #6 of 7
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Thanks for the suggestions. And I have no idea if i'm near a microcenter. But im only allowed to drive so far off base anyways. But im going to forget about any microcenters near my stations. with my job i'm likely to be moved every 2 years.
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post #7 of 7
any high efficiency PSU isn't too bad. but corsair and seasonic are the leaders of the pack in my book smile.gif.
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