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how much power do i need for a second card?

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sig rig.. wanna add sli, but power is a bit low, and doesnt support sli anyway. any suggestions? side note, very poor. lol. but i dont want the cheapest thing out there, i want the best deal out there. price + performance.
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$97 Shipped, Corasir 650TX: http://www.buy.com/prod/corsair-tx-6...206178324.html
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I would do the same!! Very nice psu.
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i must be stupid.. is that sli? it doent really say.
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http://www.corsairmemory.com/products/tx.aspx

The Corsair 650 TX has two 6+2 PCIe plugs.

While the PCP&C 610w is a good PSU, the TX is $10 cheaper, rated for more power, has better PCIe connectors, and arguably quieter.
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http://www.corsairmemory.com/products/tx.aspx

The Corsair 650 TX has two 6+2 PCIe plugs.

While the PCP&C 610w is a good PSU, the TX is $10 cheaper, rated for more power, has better PCIe connectors, and arguably quieter.
i know you dont need it, but +rep, great buy.. i paid almost that much for my vx450 >.>
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I can recommend you to go with Corsair HX550W, HX620W or Seasonic M12 500W, M12 700W then are quiet, stable, well built and with modular cables.
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