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Old 09-09-08, 11:45 AM   #9
azanon
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Default Re: How much power does it take on each connection of the GTX 280

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Originally Posted by XDanger View Post
pci-e (slot) = 75w
pci-e 2.0 (slot) =150w
6-pin =75w / 108w??
8-pin=150w
Where are you seeing official documentation that pci-2 2.0 is 150 watt (vs. 75 watt for pci 1.0). I see a post here and there by random people (such as yourself) claiming pci-e 2.0 provides 150 watts of power, but official pci-e 2.0 spec pages make no mention of this, as best I can tell.
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