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Old 07-05-08, 11:46 PM   #14
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Default Re: BFG GTX 260 OC or BFG GTX 280?

Originally Posted by AthlonXP1800 View Post
...The small print say that 525W is based on PC configuration with Core 2 Quad Extreme QX9650 CPU so I really dont worry too much about that as I use dual core Athlon 64 X2 4400+ CPU which used 101W at idle and 250W at full load with GTX 260. Same thing goes with 4870, you really dont need 620W PSU for that with my CPU.
A QX9650 draws LESS power than an X2 4400+ CPU.
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