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March 8, 2012 7:30:15 PM

Hi, I was just wondering if I could run two 550ti's in this computer, or would I need to upgrade some things like the power supply or something.


Computer as it stands now
Corsair Carbide Series 400r mid tower case
Corsair 520HX modular Powersupply
Corsair 120MM fan
Mushkin Enhanced Silverline Stiletto 8gb Dual memory channel
Gigabyte GeForce GTX 550 Ti graphic card
MSI 870-G45 ATX crossfire X audio Motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 995 black Edition Quad Core Processor 3.2 GHZ Am3 8mb
Western Digital D caviar Black 650bg 7200RPM
64mb Byffer Sata 334IN internal Hard Drive

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a b U Graphics card
March 8, 2012 7:38:34 PM

You may wanna get atleast a 650 watt power supply. 700 or 750 just to be safe
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March 8, 2012 7:39:58 PM

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March 8, 2012 7:43:24 PM

Dual GPU micro-stuttering is far worse with low end cards than high end cards. Might be better to just replace the 550 TI with a faster card like a Radeon 6870 or GTX 560 TI.
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a c 1363 U Graphics card
March 8, 2012 8:36:55 PM

And keep the quality HX520watt PSU!
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a b U Graphics card
March 8, 2012 11:18:22 PM

Glad We could help. If you ever have any more questions or need of assistance, Just make a post and we'll be there to help!
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a b U Graphics card
March 8, 2012 11:43:29 PM

nooooo...... just get a 560 TI and keep your psu....than sell the 550

2x 550 ti sli = 1 560 ti

besides .....your mobo WONT run sli.....
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