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Old 08-12-2008, 05:38 PM   #21
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Default Re: 4870 X2 finally here

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Well I hope you have a Kilowatt + power supply
For a 4870X2 it states you only need a 650W.. which is what I'll bet getting.. 1Kilowatt is way over the top :P

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Old 08-12-2008, 06:03 PM   #22
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Default Re: 4870 X2 finally here

The HD 4870 X2 has a TDP of 300W. PCI-E slot = 75W, PCI-E 6 pin connector = 75W. PCI-E 8 pin connector = 150W. Although that is with a wide safety margin. The card is never likely to consume anywhere near that much.

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Old 08-12-2008, 06:19 PM   #23
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Oh wow just imagine the possibilities. You could put two of these in crossfire, effectively quad crossfire .

In other news Infrared's left shift key breaks, therefore making him unhappy and wanting a new keyboard.

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