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The Boss66
07-04-06, 02:13 PM
I have a OCZ Modstream 520watt. 1 12v rail at 28amps. My system is a P4 3.2@3.5, evga 7800gs Superclocked, 1gig of Crucial Ballistix Pc4000, 4ogig hd, DVD, CDRW. I overclock a little bit as you can see. Is the OCZ Modstream strong enough or am i on the edge with the amount of power?

CaptNKILL
07-04-06, 02:32 PM
Yeah that should be alright for a while.

I've got a 500W Antec Smartpower 2.0 and Im running a 7950 GX2, and a bunch of other power hungry stuff. Look at my sig.

You should be fine :)

Neophyte
07-04-06, 02:38 PM
I have a OCZ Modstream 520watt. 1 12v rail at 28amps. My system is a P4 3.2@3.5, evga 7800gs Superclocked, 1gig of Crucial Ballistix Pc4000, 4ogig hd, DVD, CDRW. I overclock a little bit as you can see. Is the OCZ Modstream strong enough or am i on the edge with the amount of power?
Check the voltage on your rails... it should give you an good indication if it's on the edge or not...

To test and see this, download:

http://www.lavalys.com/products/download.php?pid=3&lang=en

Also a tip:
make sure you have splitted the PSU cables correct (not that there is a how-to) to the hardware inside your PC...

A.k.a.

One power lead for HDD, CD-ROM, Floppy etc..

Another power lead for VGA etc...

Just hook it up so it makes sence for yourself ^^ (ask yourself, what is the most demanding piece of hardware and what come's second, it can make a real change in Volt read-out outputs.
Or am i talking bolloks now ?:p I dunno

SH64
07-04-06, 03:57 PM
Yes it is. i was running a SLI system/4000+ CPU on a 520W OCZ PSU & it was rock solid stable.

Roadhog
07-04-06, 04:18 PM
definetly enough.