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Hey all, So I am about to purchase 2 x 580's from a friend of mine for a bargain price and was wondering if the Corsair AX760 PSU can handle it?

I have one sitting around doing nothing and would rather use it instead of purchasing something new.

If not, I guess I could sell it and buy a beefier PSU.

It's the AX760 and not the AX760i

Computer will be used on a daily basis for gaming and other computing stuff tongue.gif.

Will be run with a full water loop, 2 SSD's and 5 fans & a 3570k O/C to 4.5ghz @ 1.35v
Edited by gumbie - 6/9/13 at 7:43am
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Yeah the AX760 should be able to handle those cards no problem even with them overclocked. I just calculated what full load overclocked should take and here is what I got:

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Do you have a shop or website you would like to buy from

Often you can find a better deal on a PSU just as good if you just look around a bit

And yes 750-760 watts is more then enough power
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DizZz View Post

Yeah the AX760 should be able to handle those cards no problem even with them overclocked. I just calculated what full load overclocked should take and here is what I got:


Awesome, Thanks for the fast reply thumb.gif
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Do you have a shop or website you would like to buy from

Often you can find a better deal on a PSU just as good if you just look around a bit

And yes 750-760 watts is more then enough power

I already own the AX760, Hence the reason to wanting to use it instead of buying something new tongue.gif
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Awesome, Thanks for the fast reply thumb.gif
I already own the AX760, Hence the reason to wanting to use it instead of buying something new tongue.gif

Oh never mind then
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