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Old February 9, 2009, 07:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Mecher View Post
This talk about power consumption has got me thinking, how much more power do you think is used during folding with an 8800gt, then say just my Q6600 system idling? I guess what I am asking is how much power does the video card use folding vrs idling?
According to this post Folding Forum • View topic - Major NVidia cards comparing PPD/W and PPD/$ at the F@H forums ~78 watts. It's an older chart but useful...

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