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Going for the 3rd GTX780. Will my PSU do the job?

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Hello guys,

I plan to go for a 3Way SLI configuration, since I want to add more horsepower to my rig. Nvidia Surround is awesome, but also very demanding, and my SLI can not mantain a solid 60fps framerate in some titles.

I currently have a 1000W Cooler Master Silent Pro Gold. Do you think it could handle the 3Way setup? Should I start looking for other candidates? (I absolutely love EVGA Supernova 1500W)

Thank you in advance
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I think you will be fine mate.
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http://www.extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp

Use the Link above to calculate how much power your rig would use. I did a quick run down and you'd likely be close. But depending on what parts you have for cooling and it you over clocked the cpu or not. If you plan on overclocking the cpu and the gpu's you might want to look into another psu. Stock though you should be good to go.
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You'll be fine as long as you don't go crazy with the overclocking.

At stock they consume about 250W each under full FurMark load, which isn't a realistic scenario.
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Thanks guys,

I will try with my current PSU and make a decison after that.
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Yeah mate, game on!
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