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Old 01-25-09, 10:51 PM   #1
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Default Corsair 620HX PSU + GTX280

Anyone using this set up or is it even possible?
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Old 01-25-09, 11:16 PM   #2
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Default Re: Corsair 620HX PSU + GTX280

I think 550w is recommended for the 280, don't know about the amps though.
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It will power the 280 easily.
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Old 01-26-09, 12:45 AM   #4
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Thanks guys.Looks like I'm good to go. Can't wait. Good to hear from a fellow kiwi Muppet.
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Old 01-26-09, 01:28 PM   #5
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Default Re: Corsair 620HX PSU + GTX280

Just to add my 2 cents, I'm using that CPU and recently installed a GTX 285, works great. Also installing a Q9650 CPU today w00t!
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Old 01-26-09, 01:39 PM   #6
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Used it with no problem. Using an hd4870x2 now.
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Old 01-26-09, 02:00 PM   #7
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Corsair HX620 excellent psu
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Old 01-26-09, 02:49 PM   #8
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Would I need to reinstall windows or would it be okay to just slap the card in and play...
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Uninstall the drivers, run a driver cleaner, then install new card.
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