3870x2 and '5850 Toxic' Power Consumption

Does the Sapphire 5850 Toxic Edition use more power than a 3870x2 (stock clocks)? The reason I'm asking is that I'm looking to upgrade, have decided on a 5850 and want to make sure I can power it.
I am confident I can power a stock 5850, but unsure as to whether I have enough power for the Toxic edition. Thanks in advance.
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  1. 5850 uses less power
  2. Best answer
  3. If it powers a 3870x2 then it will also power a 5850. :)

    All the best!
  4. it will power 2x5850's
  5. Best answer selected by Willakan.
  6. Thanks for all the help. Looks like an OC'd 5850 is the card for me.
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