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post #191 of 1059
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Originally Posted by steadly2004 View Post
Wow, I was going to post here, but I guess I'm not an overkill candidate

1100w PSU, which reviews state are good for about 900w, that site calculated a minimum of 865 and recommended of 915w.... I'm barely making it.
That recommendation is ridiculous. Sure you're doing it right?
post #192 of 1059
Well, I sure make at at 368w (minimum requirements) when I'm running a good 1000w PSU!

1000/368 = 2.717 * 100 = 272%
post #193 of 1059
Damn! Didn't make the club. Wait is it good or bad that your PSU is not overkill?

Minimum wattage = 546
My PSU wattage = 750
750/546 = 137%
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post #194 of 1059
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Damn! Didn't make the club. Wait is it good or bad that your PSU is not overkill?

Minimum wattage = 546
My PSU wattage = 750
750/546 = 137%
It is good, it means you're getting what you paid for.
    
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post #195 of 1059
min 464W my psu is 750w
i guess i barely made it in?
post #196 of 1059
Minimum: 888
Recommended: 938

This calculator is a load of crap.
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post #197 of 1059
750/493 * 100 = 152%, like mentioned already though that calculator is a POS.
post #198 of 1059
Please add me to the club! I'm looking at temporarily downsizing my PSU to reduce the noise level. This AX1200 is way too loud for my office.

1200/320=3.75*100=375%
Edited by kmss1 - 11/22/10 at 7:02am
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post #199 of 1059
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That recommendation is ridiculous. Sure you're doing it right?
Yup, overclocked 930 with water cooling, 2x gtx295's, 2HDD and 1SSD run at >90% load (BOINC 24/7) I may have gotten the water cooling pump wrong, I don't remember the exact model off the top of my head.

Maybe that calculator isn't right?
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post #200 of 1059
Sig rig.

Minimum required: 184W
PSU: Enermax Galaxy 1000W

543.47%

I think I just won.
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