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I am running a server machine/gaming machine, and will be using the Intel S5520SC Motherboard, and the Nvidia GeForce GTX 590, but it says it only supports a graphics card of 300W. the Geforce takes up 340W when under a full load, can this be fixed with the Two 8-pin Supplemental Power connectors, or will I just have to limit it to 300W???
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  1. You will be fine. The supplementary power connectors on the card will take care of the extra power needed.
  2. Are you running a server and gaming at the same time?
    Do you mean you need to add a molex connector(s) to the PSU to plug it in?
    What kind of power supply? How many Watts, make and model?
  3. DelroyMonjo said:
    Are you running a server and gaming at the same time?
    Do you mean you need to add a molex connector(s) to the PSU to plug it in?
    What kind of power supply? How many Watts, make and model?


    Yes I will be running a server ang gaming at the same time, I am ordering it from Puget systems, this is my config:


    Motherboard: Intel S5520SC

    CPUs: TWO Intel Xeons X5690 3.46GHz SIX CORE 12M L3 Cache (will have two on 1 board)

    RAM: 96GB Kingston DDR3-1333 ECC

    Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 3GB

    Sound Card: Creative X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty Pro PCI-E

    Wireless: Asus PCE-N15 Wireless 802.11b/g/n PCI-E Adapter

    1st Hard drive: Intel 520 480GB SATA 6Gb/s 2.5inch SSD, Read: Up to 531 MB/s, Write: Up to 315 MB/s

    2nd Hard drive: Intel 320 600GB SATA II 2.5inch SSD, Read: Up to 270 MB/s, Write: Up to 220 MB/s

    Disk drive: Asus 12x Blu-ray Burner SATA (black)

    Case: Antec P193 V3

    Power supply: Silverstone ST1500 1500W Power Supply

    CPU cooling: 2X Puget Hydro CL3 Liquid Cooling System

    Mods: Custom 120mm Side Panel Fan


    Im starting up my own small business, Im an amateur at Java, so I will be trying to make video games, at the same time, I will be hosting web servers. I also like to game myself, so I need a machine that can do all of that
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