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Originally Posted by Kimpan1239 View Post

Yeah.. feels like a used 7950 is the way to go.. tho I'll lose out of the free games that comes with the bundles biggrin.gif but whatever..

My plan if I get a decent price on a used card is to spend the extra cash on a better PSU to allow me to triFire the cards later on smile.gif atm my budget only allowes me to get a 850ish (Should be enough but might lack.. so spending some more cash to get a 1000w wouldnt hurt).

Wattage almost means close to nothing when it comes to PSUs, You are looking for high in quality PSUs. A quality 650W PSU will power 2x 7950s. I recon a quality 850W could handle 3x7950s.

I would not count on Tri-fire 7950s. there is no reason to since by the time you have the cash to, there will be significantly better cards out. Shoot for a ~750W QUALITY PSU for your upgrade.
http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies
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