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CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 enough for 6850?
Jan 31, 2012, 4:59 AM
alright guy so im wondering if this psu
will power a 6850 as i can currently get the psu for $24.99 after the rebate
Jan 31, 2012
Jan 31, 2012
corsair builder series cx430 6850
Jan 31, 2012, 5:25 AM
Yes it is enough.
Jan 31, 2012, 5:40 AM
Will this psu power a 6850 or 6870
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Jan 31, 2012, 5:41 AM
Yes. A 6850 is a pretty efficient card needing about 10 amps at load. Figure 10 amps for a quad core CPU and that leaves you an adequate margin.
Jan 31, 2012, 9:27 PM
alright thanks guys
Jan 31, 2012, 9:28 PM
Best answer selected by austinwillis81.
Jan 31, 2012, 10:07 PM
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