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http://www.shopping.com/xPO-Dell-DEL...PLY-250W-2N333
    
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Aye, Don't try it lmao!

I don't think you can even run 1 inside of a rig.

http://arstechnica.com/reviews/hardw...s-review.ars/7

Edit* I wouldn't spend that much on a GPU to put inside of your sig rig. Itd be a bottleneck. Maybe consider saving up some money for a new rig?
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no.

you'd be lucky to run any PCI-E card that needs a power plug with that.

the closest thing i could find to that price range that would support CF would be something like:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817189005

but THAT is pushing the limits
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I doubt you'll be able to even run a single 4850.

This should give you a rough estimate.



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A quality 550-650W would be more like what you seek with about 35a (amps) on the 12v+ rail(s)
The PS will need 4 6pin PCIe power connectors too!

BTW, some Dell PS are far more powerful than the "Watt" rating so check the 12+v amperage... still you will need to up your PS anyway.
    
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I'm using a 500w PSU on Crossfire 4850's right now. Seems to be doing wonderfully well!
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Quote:
I'm using a 500w PSU on Crossfire 4850's right now. Seems to be doing wonderfully well!
like i said that xclio is 500watts, and it will work, but it's pushing the limits.


this is probably your best bet:
http://www.buy.com/prod/corsair-tx-7...206178325.html
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Disaster waiting to happen.
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lol i can barely run the FX5200 thats in it right now
    
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