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Folding computer, already have case and a GTX 295 . So tell me, YA or NAY
PSU is so large becuase i do plan on adding a 480 and another card down the road, so a total of 3 very power sucking cards, maybe a 460 or something?

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Hello from Texas!

I say yay! Especially for the over kill power supply! Do you plan to get another 295 later on?
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I think 1000w is a bit excessive... Maybe save a couple bucks by downsizing?
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Hello from Texas!

I say yay! Especially for the over kill power supply! Do you plan to get another 295 later on?
Plan on adding my current 480(whenever i upgrade) and possibleyanother something something soon down the road.
Ayyy from Tejas!!!
    
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at first i couldnt understand why you chose a 1,000 watt psu...
then i saw the video card. lol.

Not only are you helping find a cure, youre also donating to the local utility company
    
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at first i couldnt understand why you chose a 1,000 watt psu...
then i saw the video card. lol.

Not only are you helping find a cure, youre also donating to the local utility company
Dont forget the economy either, doin my part! (as a kid)
    
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yo from austin!

if you consider the 480, then you should look at GTX570. it's a little bit easier on wattage that the GTX 480
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yo from austin!

if you consider the 480, then you should look at GTX570. it's a little bit easier on wattage that the GTX 480
I already have the 480 though . Its only when i upgrade im going to keep my 480 and put it in there
    
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Folding computer, already have case and a GTX 295 . So tell me, YA or NAY
PSU is so large becuase i do plan on adding a 480 and another card down the road, so a total of 3 very power sucking cards, maybe a 460 or something?
a rosewill PSU aren't those bad? might just blow up go with a quality psu like corsair seasonic or something along the lines of that
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a rosewill PSU aren't those bad? might just blow up go with a quality psu like corsair seasonic or something along the lines of that
Ive always heard good things about Rosewills, never heard anything terrible
    
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