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will my Corsair ATX 950W handle a 6990? cause i've seen that AMD recommends 1200W for optimal performance, and i'm looking forward to OC it at least a couple of Mhz.
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post #2 of 6
Should handle it with ease.
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Will that Phenom II 955BE hold up?
    
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When gaming it draws about 370 watts so you should be fine with a TX950.
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post #5 of 6
Quote:
Originally Posted by necromancer2 View Post
will my Corsair ATX 950W handle a 6990? cause i've seen that AMD recommends 1200W for optimal performance, and i'm looking forward to OC it at least a couple of Mhz.
That's only if you're using two 6990's. Besides, the manufacturer guidelines for power are inflated.

950w is more than enough for one 6990.
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post #6 of 6
you will be just fine with a 950w psu. all the review sites and amd are recommending at least a 750w psu just to be on the safe side.
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