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Windows 7: Correct PSU?


19 Aug 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit Operating System
 
 
Correct PSU?

I'm buying a new graphics card, which is a MSI GTX 460 Cyclone OC Edition 1GB GDDR5. I your help to check if i've got the right power supply unit. I have a OCZ 600W MODXSTREAM PRO POWER SUPPLY, But I'm not sure if i've got the right pins to connect the graphics card into the power supply.

Thanks in advance


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19 Aug 2010   #2

Windows 7 Pro X64 SP1
 
 

You're OK.

OCZ 500W-700W ModXStream Pro Power Supply OCZ Technology

It has one 6 pin PCI-E power connectorm, plus one 6+2 (usable as either a 6 pin or 8 pin).

The card:

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uses two 6 pin PCI-E connectors. (The highest-powered cards I know of at the moment, GTX480 or Radeo 3970, use one 6 pin and one 8 pin power connector. Total card power: 300W max, including the PCI-E X16 slot.)
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19 Aug 2010   #3

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

Two 6-pin PEG power connectors to the graphics card. Most PSUs after 2008 have these connectors as standard.
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20 Aug 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit Operating System
 
 

Alright thanks.
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