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Old 12-12-2006, 07:57 PM   #1
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Default SLI power req

we all know that SLI or crossfire setups need extra power, but how much is truely enough?

is there an equation to it? like take 1.5 and multiply it by the power reqs for a single card?

using an NVIDIA 8800 GTS for an example (it needs 400 watts) would i do 400*1.5 = 600? meaning i would need 600 watts to fully run the cards? or is it jsut get as big of a psu as you and afford?
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Old 12-12-2006, 09:43 PM   #2
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Default Re: SLI power req

I'd recommend just getting an SLI certified PSU from this list here:
http://www.slizone.com/object/slizone_build_psu.html
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Old 12-12-2006, 10:10 PM   #3
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sweet. thanks for the link man, it helped alot.
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