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ok thanks for the info. i will start it there but will leave it here just in case anyone needs to determine the appropriateness of the PSU.
Any luck in the other thread?

And also, I am not saying the PSU is bad... I did see good reviews of the brand. The think is...the distribution over the 12V rails seems a tad odd to me (not too much of a concern though).

However, I just checked www.slizone.com and noticed that this specific PSU is NOT SLI certified for Dual GeForce 7900 GTX or Dual GeForce 7800 GTX 512 MB* (it is for all other SLI configurations), while its smaller brother is!! (the latter having one single 38A 12V rail (which is PREFERABLE above the weird 12V rail distribution of the 650 watter).

IMO, recommended are the FSP group I mentioned earlier (SLI Certified) and the bomb proof, back-breaking heavy, my wallet is empty, too much power to handle, how the heck will I fit it in my case PC Power & Cooling 850W and 1000W PSUs.

I withdraw the Enermax, since it's not SLI Certified for Dual GeForce 7900 GTX or Dual GeForce 7800 GTX 512 MB* (it is for all other SLI configurations)

For a high end rig like yours, the PSU might be the hardest part to pick

Hope this helps.
    
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post #32 of 39
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well some ppl have commented on it but its dying away i guess. anyway, i just got wind of this yesterday as i was reading the threads. is the Asus P5N32Sli mobo a lousy one at overclock? i read somewhere that it really sucks at oc. is this true? should i in just case get another mobo such as Asus P2NDSli mobo or maybe even better the DFi Lanparty Sli Expert?

only reason i am looking at that P5N32Sli is due to the dual 16x Sli ports which i ALREADY know is only going to run at more or less 8x. but if it sucks at oc i might as well get a better mobo like the other two. someone comment plz.
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Honestly, I don't know about the OC-ability of those boards...

Have you looked into the newest Radeon xPress3200 boards? They'll run Crossfire at 2 x PCI-E x16 ..... not sure about their OC-ability though..
    
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thanks a lot chozart... anyone else got comments? plz people i need more comments before doing things. i am looking for comments like that 7900GT cannot drive the 24" Dell even when overclocked or that mobo aint good, try this one..

come on guys help me out here..
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bump!

ok here it goes... as i bump this thread along, there are 420 people online here, 95 members and the rest are guests. but not one single person has responded to my last question. can someone plzzzzz try?
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post #36 of 39
Again, more in an attempt to keep your thread alive, I don't know for sure how well that board clocks. Check some other threads..maybe you'll find some comments.. I think the Video card should me more than fine to work with that monitor....

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post #37 of 39
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really thanks a gazzillion chozart. ur a buddy...
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no offense guys but can we plz keep this thread to topic? thanks man and all ur help is appreciated.
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