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post #1 of 11
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Will my Corsair HX620W be enough to run 2 x 8800GTX's in SLI ?
I'm sure It's a big NO NO , but I thought I would ask anyways

I only ask as the prices of 8800's are falling and I would love to go SLI , but I have no where near the money for a new PSU aswell

Thanks

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post #2 of 11
It'll work fine.
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post #3 of 11
I read something quick here and maybe just maybe you can do it but , youll want to save money for a new psu asap imo
    
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post #4 of 11
You'll have no problems. If ur gonna overclock then its a BIG problem. I rather sell ur GTX and buy a 512MB GTS it can outperform the GTX from resolution 1650 x 1050 or lower when SLIed.
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post #5 of 11
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Thx for the fast replies , the only things I overclock are my CPU and thats only to 3ghz , so no need to up the power to that and a slight overclock on my Ram
And the reason I want to get another GTX is I like the one I got , Ive had no problems with it at all over the last year and and half , and I just see the prices of the exact same model as I have and I really cant so no lol
    
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post #6 of 11
If you hardly overclock then you shall be fine man...the Corsair HX620W is a good PSU also.
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post #7 of 11
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The Only other thing that I'm wondering about is the fact that my PSU only has 2x PCI-E connectors , and the GTX needs 2 each , so being a SLI newbie how do I get around that ?
    
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post #8 of 11
An adapter 4 pin to 2 x 6 pin

Similar to this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16812887001
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post #9 of 11
The evga GTXs come with 4pin molex to 2x6pin adapters.
    
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post #10 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Clinic View Post
The evga GTXs come with 4pin molex to 2x6pin adapters.
Cool Thx

Ive not got the box or any of the stuff with the first evga 8800 GTX I have , I'm using the 2x6 pin PCI connectors that came with the Corsair , so when I get the new GTX It will have the molex to 6 pin adapters in the box , if thats the case just need to find where the Mrs has hiden my credit cards and I'm off to oder me a second 8800

Thx again
    
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