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Mofofofo

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#91152 7-Oct-2011 14:04
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Just got a ati 4870x2, need something with a powerful enough 12v rail (40a+ ideally) to drive the card as my system wont post with the current one I have.

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  #530750 7-Oct-2011 23:23
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Your video card is faulty? I've got a Quatro professional CAD video card and it boots fine on an XPC Shuttle which has only something like a 240W power supply. Bad idea running it for long as the PSU is stressed, but no issues at all to boot. Any 500W+ power supply will do, as long as you do not buy the cheap $20 ones.




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  #530751 7-Oct-2011 23:28
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Starting to suspect its faulty, if it doesn't work with the psu im waiting on to test it i'll get a refund

 
 
 
 


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  #533670 15-Oct-2011 13:22
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Turns out my mobo just doesnt like this specific card, tried everything possible like bios updates etc but chucked it in a mates pc and it goes fine, my try a gtx 295 instead

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