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that would power 2 gt's
    
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It'll probably power 88xx's no problem (except an Ultra). The new 2xx cards I'm not sure (the 280GTX certainly not).
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That psu will be more than enough, as they recommend a minimum of 28amps and that psu has 35amps.
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If it had any PCI-E connectors.
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if your read review by some of the customers you would know that even though it will "power some new gen stuff" is isnt stable. i wouldnt hold back on a PSU. if there is something i always do is go for an overkill when purchasing a PSU

EDIT: after reading that its a single rail i decided to be even more against it being purchased. if that rail overloads and blows which has a chance of happening then it will take the WHOLE rig with it. and thats EVERYTHING in the rig
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if your read review by some of the customers you would know that even though it will "power some new gen stuff" is isnt stable. i wouldnt hold back on a PSU. if there is something i always do is go for an overkill when purchasing a PSU
NO KIDDING? You're running a 780w PSU for an 8600???? Yeah, I'd say you definitely run overkill on the PSU!

To the OP:
That PSU ought to be fine. Check my sig rig. A 500w Apevia can push an 8800GTS and a pushed to the max Opteron chip, I'm sure it'll handle whatever you decide to throw at it (SINGLE current gen card wise).
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PCI-e connectors. I'm sure he wouldn't mind using the pci-e connectors included with the card. molex to pci adapters.

As long as he doesn't need more than 4 molex for peripherals.
He'll never be able to run SLI.
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