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What kind of power supply would I need when i upgrade my build?

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May 26, 2011 7:44:12 PM

My current build is
i7 950 - 3.06
500gb WD cav blue hardrive
12 gb Gskills sniper ddr3 ram 1600 mhz
gtx 480 amp
evga x58 sli3
750w TR2 RX powersupply
Antec df - 85 case

I was wondering what strength of powersupply I would need to run the following:
i7 950 oc - 4.0 ghz
Noctua Nh-d14
2 1tb wd cav black hd (storage)
2 120gb ocz SSD in raid
24 gb Gskills 1600 DDr3 ram
evga x58 sli 3 mobo
and Zotac gtx 480 amp in SLI
and a df-85 case with 7 120mm fans tricool fans and 2 140mm twocool case fans

So essentially I need to find a powersupply with enough cords for all my case acessories and enough amps to run Zotac gtx 480 amps

Also any recomendations on better cooling to sound fans would be nice
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May 26, 2011 8:51:00 PM

Plus ya system specs into here:

http://www.antec.outervision.com/

Also check:

http://www.slizone.com/object/slizone_build_psu.html

900 watt minimum

In a DF-85, I'd get the CP-1000 ..... other choices would be the HCP-1200..... Corsair HX1000 or AX1200

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May 26, 2011 10:23:19 PM

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May 27, 2011 1:03:24 AM

24gb RAM? Are you crazy, or do you know something I don't? If there's a reason you got that much beyond some idea that more is better, please tell me, because it's probably revolutionary.
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May 27, 2011 1:28:56 AM

running minecraft server for a friend aswell as a terraria server. ,omecraft takes like 1gb ram per person on the server it is terrible coded
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