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850W is enough for 2 7970's you are fine, what PSU is it exactly?
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850W is enough for 2 7970's you are fine, what PSU is it exactly?

Corsair HX850


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139011
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Oh it is in your sig, herpderp. The HX 850W is good for HD 7970 Crossfire. Someone please correct if I am wrong, but I am quite sure it is sufficient.
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Oh it is in your sig, herpderp. The HX 850W is good for HD 7970 Crossfire. Someone please correct if I am wrong, but I am quite sure it is sufficient.

According to the website below and adding in all the OP's stuff in the sig rig, it came out around 600W as a recommended PSU Wattage(thats with two 7970's crossfired). So you are good to go sir thumb.gif! Newegg's PSU wattage calc is a bit weird and shows a higher Wattage PSU is needed. Asus's PSU wattage calc is also a bit weird showing over 1000 Watts as minimum but doesn't have as many options as the below listed site.

http://www.extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp
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According to the website below and adding in all the OP's stuff in the sig rig, it came out around 600W as a recommended PSU Wattage(thats with two 7970's crossfired). So you are good to go sir thumb.gif! Newegg's PSU wattage calc is a bit weird and shows a higher Wattage PSU is needed. Asus's PSU wattage calc is also a bit weird showing over 1000 Watts as minimum but doesn't have as many options as the below listed site.

http://www.extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp

Thanks, Much Appreciated. I pushed my 8350 currently at 4.6Ghz to. Haven't updated the list yet.
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Thanks, Much Appreciated. I pushed my 8350 currently at 4.6Ghz to. Haven't updated the list yet.

Hey, no problem. Glad I could help! thumb.gif I will almost have the same stuff as you so yeah. lol
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