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Old March 25, 2009, 06:51 PM
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Hello everyone, I was just wondring if the Corsair TX850 would hold up to my new rig.

-Asus P6T Deluxe V2 Socket 1366 Intel X58
-Intel Core i7 920 Quad Core Processor LGA1366 2.66GHZ
-Corsair Dominator TR3X6G1600C8D Matched Triple 6GB Kit (3x2GB) DDR3-1600MHz
-EVGA GeForce GTX 285
-Western Digital Caviar Black 640GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s
-LG GH22NS30 Black SATA DVD-Writer
-Thermalright Ultra120 eXtreme-1366 RT Premium Heatpipe Cooler
-Corsair TX Series CMPSU-850TX 850W

Alright so those are my parts that I will be buying soon and I would like to know if this PSU will be able to handle two GTX 285's later on?
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Old March 25, 2009, 06:55 PM
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Aye! And room to spare!
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Old March 25, 2009, 07:01 PM
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Those specs will pull about 450W full load so there is plenty of room later for another 285.
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Old March 27, 2009, 06:02 AM
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As you can tell from my signature I'm running almost the exact same setup you're planning on building. Mines been up and running for ~ 30 days now and my 850TX's been happily providing all the power I need, at a remarkable low sound level.
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