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Old August 7, 2010, 06:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Shaggyk0 View Post
yeh well its alot........bit i m just going to do some virtualization on its offence..
But i m more concerned about PSU...1200W....for 2*ARES with it gonna handle all that.....?
I had earlier discussed with other forum...some say....its ok....some say....u should put atleast 1500W+..for all that stuff to be running
jesus christ I didn't even see the ares listed haha one monster of a card :D

I've googled a bit and came across this benching: Asus Ares Power Consumption and Thermals | this should help you

edit: the test-setup included a 1000W PSU, and seemed more than sufficient for one of those monsters. So I believe you'll be fine with a 1200W
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