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Power Supply for GTX 970 SLI?

Jackson_Tyler96

55 months ago

I currently have a single GTX 970 with an i5-4590. I have pretty low consumption already in my build but I only have a 500w Corsair CX500M right now. What PSU wattage would I need for to power up SLI comfortably?

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  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

I would actually go with 850 watts because they draw a lot more power than they claim to.

http://www.techspot.com/review/885-nvidia-geforce-gtx-970-gtx-980/page7.html

  • 55 months ago
  • 1 point

I dont plan on upgrading anytime soon but I just want to know in case I find $350 laying on the ground!

  • 54 months ago
  • 1 point

I have 2 EVGA 970 in SLI with 750 watt and that has been more than enough power under heavy load.

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