i was building a new system and wanted to know suitable psu for it
appreciate any help here are the specs-
evga classified 3X mobo
intel core i7 930
evga gtx 480 (x2)
patriot 6gb 2000mhz
coolermaster HAf 932
According to slizone, they recommend a larger psu for dual 480's. I would go modular to help air movement within the case and I prefer Corsair. Slizone recommends a Corsair 950 watt and with you wanting to overclock, I would say go with the Corsair 1000 watt just to have wiggle room.
I haven't seen any hard numbers on OCed GTX480 SLI power consumption but you'd probably have to go up to a 1000w+ PSU in that case. My first choice would be the Enermax Revolution 85+ 1050 but you should check the EVGA forums to see if the compatibility problems with Classified MBs have been resolved.