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Can my Psu handle another gtx 480?

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since i see so many people selling their 480 i think i might snatch one and do sli, but i recall so many people complaining about the power draw from the fermi i'm somewhat reluctant about my 850watt psu handling 2 gtx 480. can anyone shred any light on this matter?
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Yep
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In gaming? Yes
In furmark? No
    
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He's fine. I have run Furmark for about 2 hours... No problems.
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In gaming? Yes
In furmark? No
Wrong, you're fine.
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post #6 of 25
that Corsair 850 will do just fine.
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Would using a Corsair TX750 be pushing it?
    
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post #8 of 25
it will do fine even with overclocking headroom
post #9 of 25
850 watts oh yeah.
post #10 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by skatingrocker17 View Post
Would using a Corsair TX750 be pushing it?
It can still handle it imo but I think not much OC headroom though (gtx 480's power consump sky rockets when they're oc'ed)
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