How to calculate the total power needed for a build ?
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March 24, 2011, 04:38 PM
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Precisely so 200w PER card = 400w in SLI which means you'd STILL have 250w to play with.
Yes but the 250w/unit you stated was gross overestimation. Even 200W is overestimation unless you only "play" Furmark all the time. However, I also think that the maximum value is the safest figure to go by. I know it's estimation, but base factors should also backed by data in order to arrive at a usable figure. Garbage in = garbage out.
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