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Specifically an OCZ StealthXStream 400W.

What's the best GPU I can get out of it with an i7 750?

I was wondering if it'd be possible to get a GTS250 out of it if I used 2 molex -> 6pin adapter.
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post #2 of 7
A 5770 quite easily.
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HD5770 would be the best.

Though you could run a GTS 250 easily.
    
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Would the 2x molex -> 6pin be safe? I'm inclined to think that running something with adapters isn't the norm.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR View Post
Would the 2x molex -> 6pin be safe? I'm inclined to think that running something with adapters isn't the norm.
Thats because its not, but you should be safe
    
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post #6 of 7
5770 is probably the best choice right now. You might get away with a 5850, actually you probably could if you chose not to overclock the CPU. Total system draw with a i7 paired up with a 5850 is only around 300-325 watts
Edited by youra6 - 6/11/10 at 9:40am
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