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Can my PSU run the MSI 7870 Hawk Edition GPU?

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Hi guys new member here, as the title says will I be able to run this 7870 (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127681) with my current power supply on my rig in my signature. Thanks for answering.
Edited by blackzetsu - 9/15/12 at 4:02pm
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can run a 680 GTX SLI/ HD 7970 CFX easily
  
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Intel i5-760 = 93 w -146 w - OC 246 w
Asus P7P55D-E Pro = 160 w - 276 w

i could not find the card but i found a review on the card

GPU http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/MSI-R7870-HAWK-Review-and-CrossFire-Performance-AMD-HD-7870-Steriods/Result-6
CPU http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cpus/2010/10/15/intel-core-i5-760-review/7
MB - http://techgage.com/article/asus_p7p55d-e_pro/10

so it seems like your PSU has more than enough power thumb.gif
    
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Ok that's what I was hoping to hear! Thanks for the replies, they made me a happy camper since I got this card for $206 AR
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