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Old 10-27-08, 12:48 PM   #4
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Default Re: GTX 280 and Power Connection

Originally Posted by Phyre View Post
That sounds like a plan. Do you know the power for the 6-pin? If it draws 75W, I may use the other 10A for that then as the current draw on that would be 6.25A.

So, the plan will be to use P15 for the 6-pin (10A total) connection and P4 + P16 (16A total) for the 8-pin connection.
That will work just as well. I highly doubt you're going to run into any issues no matter how you do it just because the amount of power you have provide with 3 PCI-E connectors and the PCI-E is a ton. You can probably run 2 GTX 280's on that PSU with the connectors you have.
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