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Is my sig PSU enough to run two 460s for quad display? I was debating an upgrade to a 1000 PSU. Any suggestions? Ive been a big fan of Antec PSUs lately.
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post #2 of 9
you can even run 3 460's on that psu easily
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post #3 of 9
A 650W unit is enough for what you have in mind. So yes, the 850W unit you have is way more than enough. 1000W would be totally silly.
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Oh yes. It could probably run 2 GTX 480's with that 850 Watt PSU.
    
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post #5 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cee View Post
Oh yes. It could probably run 2 GTX 480's with that 850 Watt PSU.
Indeed, a quality 850 is enough for even the top cards in SLI or crossfire.
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post #6 of 9
WHy nobody scream that overkill is cool etc...?
post #7 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by obsidian86 View Post
you can even run 3 460's on that psu easily
Too bad you can't SLI 3 460's, but yes OP you'll be good you can even go with a nice 750
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post #8 of 9
550-600w would be fine for two GTX 460's.
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to bad my mobo wont run three 460s
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