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Old 01-06-11, 08:28 PM   #1
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Hi all,

I'm seriously thinking of buying a 3rd GTX 470, but my power supply just won't do. What is a good PSU for tri-SLI'd 470's (assuming I will overclock them as well as the CPU, so I'll draw tons of power)?
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The two best ones would be the Corsair AX1200 and the Antec High Current Power 1200. Pretty much the two best PSU's on the market.

http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...Story&reid=189

http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...Story&reid=198
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Oh man, that's pricey. Maybe Tri-SLI is a bad idea.
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Oh man, that's pricey. Maybe Tri-SLI is a bad idea.
There are other options that would be cheaper. I just wasn't sure on what you wanted. Start at the top and work your way down until you find what you are looking for.

http://www.slizone.com/object/slizone_build_psu.html

Just put in your three cards and it will give you a list of certified PSU's.
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not everyone is as loaded as you mupp

I'm far from rich my friend. I just thought anyone who could afford 3 470's had enough to buy a descent PSU. Especially considering it is the most important part of any computer.
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