Originally Posted by walterman
How many watts do you need for a quad core ?
I was testing that PSU calculator at (http://www.extreme.outervision.com/index.jsp)
, & with a 8800GTX it told me that i needed >1000W
Dunno if it's real, but seems overkill for me.
Under system type, make you sure you have "single processor" selected, even if it is a quad core cpu. If you have it set to quad processor, you are telling it that you have 4 phyiscal cpus/sockets. Im pretty sure that is why it is saying 1000+ watts.