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GTX295 would work on a quality 550W, anything over 650W is completely unnecessary.
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GTX295 would work on a quality 550W, anything over 650W is completely unnecessary.
even with everything going into my system?
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post #13 of 37
Yeah.
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Yeah.
k, thankyou sir. ill either get a 620 or 750 corsair here in the next couple days, just gotte decide if i wanna pay for the ax, or just hx.
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Not a 750W, that'd just be a waste.
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but at the same time i need to consider future expansion?
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but at the same time i need to consider future expansion?
Future processors/Gpus usually feature die shrinks, and use less power for more performance. I wouldn't worry about it.
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post #18 of 37
Unless you have definite plans to go SLI/CFX, it's generally best to size on what you have. Usually by the time you get around to upgrading you'll think, "Well I should upgrade anyway in case I go tri-SLI".
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Unless you have definite plans to go SLI/CFX, it's generally best to size on what you have. Usually by the time you get around to upgrading you'll think, "Well I should upgrade anyway in case I go tri-SLI".
alrighty. so im discussing with someone about a 620hx.

little nerve racking and nervous considering everything i have, hope yer right Phaedrus2129
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post #20 of 37
Ok my rig with LCD monitor uses 660 watts

So a quality 500 watt should cover it but that 620 should work
    
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