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Originally Posted by LOL_Wut_Axel View Post
That's either BS or you have TONS of peripherals.

Legit Reviews pulled 596W with a Radeon HD 6970 CrossFire AND a Core i7 970. And that's at the wall. Accounting for 80% efficiency, the PSU only has to deliver 477W.
Its not BS, want a damn video? i dont need to be called a liar

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Originally Posted by obsidian86 View Post
so 800 watts from the psu while running linx and furmark? do you run them 24/7 or do you use you pc for normal things like gaming or such?



you got efficiency backwards a good psu will do its rated power, efficiency is to do with the conversion of power and the loss during conversion
i have efficiency backwards? cause i dont.... If i measure 800W at the wall then whats actually being supplied to the componets will be lower, in my case if i measure 800W at wall, 90% efficient PSU that means 720W is being consumed by the components inside

That was with furmark and linx to answer your question though
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I run 4870x2 Quad-Fire

My ACTUAL experience >>>>>> Your OPINION
this community >>>>>> your experience

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Originally Posted by Blindsay View Post
Its not BS, want a damn video? i dont need to be called a liar



i have efficiency backwards? cause i dont.... If i measure 800W at the wall then whats actually being supplied to the componets will be lower, in my case if i measure 800W at wall, 90% efficient PSU that means 720W is being consumed by the components inside

That was with furmark and linx to answer your question though
did you see the second quote in my post ?

but still do you run linx and furmark 24/7?
Edited by obsidian86 - 4/18/11 at 10:07am
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post #43 of 109
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I run 4870x2 Quad-Fire

My ACTUAL experience >>>>>> Your OPINION


TX750 isn't that good a unit anyway, you possibly could run it on the TX750, but it would be cutting it very close. Rather just get a new PSU with less ripple and more wattage, any 850w SeaSonic OEM unit really.
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TX750 isn't that good a unit anyway, you possibly could run it on the TX750, but it would be cutting it very close. Rather just get a new PSU with less ripple and more wattage, any 850w SeaSonic OEM unit really.
??

I just hate people who think they're right about things when they have no experience with it at all.

A 750w would be cutting it very close.

I've been to the point were my PC would random shut down when playing games because the PSU couldn't cope with the load.

And depending on what speed the OP's i7 is clocked at 850w might be close as well.

These things easily clock to 4890 clock speeds because they have voltage control and they draw serious power then as it's effectively 4890 quad-fire.
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the tx 750 might not be great but its enough and there is no risk in trying it on the tx 750
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??

I just hate people who think they're right about things when they have no experience with it at all.

A 750w would be cutting it very close.

I've been to the point were my PC would random shut down when playing games because the PSU couldn't cope with the load.

And depending on what speed the OP's i7 is clocked at 850w might be close as well.

These things easily clock to 4890 clock speeds because they have voltage control and they draw serious power then as it's effectively 4890 quad-fire.
I just said 750w would be cutting it close
Look at any modern 850w SeaSonic OEM PSU, they can pull upwards of 850w. Gaming the graphics card etc wouldn't be drawing 100%, so it will remain in an acceptable limit. But if it was needed I know that the AX850 can pull close to 1010watts if needed be.
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post #47 of 109
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??

I just hate people who think they're right about things when they have no experience with it at all.

A 750w would be cutting it very close.
do you ever running your cards on a good 750w psu ? If not, your experience is nada. There is no point debating if you only justifying your overkill psu.
Edited by Mirjalovic - 4/18/11 at 10:20am
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Its not BS, want a damn video? i dont need to be called a liar
Liar. The 6970s are not the culprit; I already told you the facts.
    
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Liar. The 6970s are not the culprit; I already told you the facts.
You have not told me ****, i can see what both of my meters are telling me quite easily, would you like a video? rest of the rig is in my sig
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You have not told me ****, i can see what both of my meters are telling me quite easily, would you like a video? rest of the rig is in my sig
Your meters measure at the wall. Also, it's not the 6970s that are needing all that power. I don't care what you have to say; you DO NOT need an 850W PSU to run a Radeon HD 6970 CrossFire, as proven by the links I provided.
    
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