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If i were to get another 280x Tri-X OC (which would be impossible to find  :( ), what PSU wattage would I need to support the two in crossfire?

 

thanks

As mentioned 750W is a solid amount for Crossfire. EVGAs B2 is a good option for ya.

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Posted · Original PosterOP

If i were to get another 280x Tri-X OC (which would be impossible to find  :( ), what PSU wattage would I need to support the two in crossfire?

 

thanks


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If i were to get another 280x Tri-X OC (which would be impossible to find  :( ), what PSU wattage would I need to support the two in crossfire?

 

thanks

As mentioned 750W is a solid amount for Crossfire. EVGAs B2 is a good option for ya.


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A good quality 750W should be sufficient, but if you wanted more growing room for OCing than an 850W would be a great choice.


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Posted · Original PosterOP

A good 750W would be okay. I'd go for 850W to allow more room for upgrades and overclocking though 

A good quality 750W should be sufficient, but if you wanted more growing room for OCing than an 850W would be a great choice.

 

rip

I have an i5 2400


CPU: Intel i5-2400 Mobo: ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z RAM: 8GB G.Skill DDR3 1333MHz GPU: Sapphire R9 280x Tri-X Case Corsair Obsidian Series 350D PSU: EVGA 500w 80+ Certified

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As mentioned 750W is a solid amount for Crossfire. EVGAs B2 is a good option for ya.

 

Or what about something like this?

 

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817153198&cm_re=750w-_-17-153-198-_-Product


CPU: Intel i5-2400 Mobo: ASUS Maximus IV Gene-Z RAM: 8GB G.Skill DDR3 1333MHz GPU: Sapphire R9 280x Tri-X Case Corsair Obsidian Series 350D PSU: EVGA 500w 80+ Certified

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|PSU Tier List /80 Plus Efficiency| PSU stuff if you need it. 

My system: PCPartPicker || For Corsair support tag @Corsair Josephor @Corsair Nick || My 5MT Legacy GT Wagon ||

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Posted · Original PosterOP

Eww no

 

b-b-but the gold is so shiny  :o


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