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and what is a good 850w PSU ? i will be planning to crossfire in the future so will this be enough power
Turbo-Cool 860 is one of the best
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The Antec Quattro 850w and the Silverstone DA850 are both very good PSU's. With a good quality PSU 850w is definatly enough for 4870 crossfire. If you can be bothered to wait it looks like the 4870 x2 will be about 15% faster than a 4870 cf set up and will also have 1GB of memory, so you may want to look into that... It is currently scheduled for release at the end of July.
Edited by jpye11 - 7/3/08 at 4:38am
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ok this is what ive decided on I think, except may change the power supply... but scan does not seem to have the ones people are recommending

wouldnt this 750w corsair be enough for a 4870 crossfire with 2 drives in raid and a q6600 overclocked to 3.2ghz?

Edited by scottish_jason - 7/3/08 at 1:47pm
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bump... Im about to order, the 750w will be okay you guys think?
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