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post #29 of (permalink) Old 06-15-2011, 07:51 AM - Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by prava View Post
Thats a heck of an exception list, mate
True, but what it basically comes down to is that top-end Nvidia cards are usually a little heavy on the power draw and you should go for a 750W for SLI. For AMD/ATI stuff a 650W will almost always do for Crossfire (excluding the 2900XT, which sucked anyways).

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