What power supply would be needed to run a radeon 6970 and an 8970? Tags: Power Supplies Dual Monitors Radeon Components Last response: November 12, 2012 11:45 AM in Components Share pringlcj November 12, 2012 6:50:05 AM I want to run a radeon 6970 and a 7970/8970 on my dual monitor setup, I currently have a 750w power supply and im wondering if this is enough? cheers More about : power supply needed run radeon 6970 8970 Brett928S2 a b ) Power supply November 12, 2012 6:53:53 AM Hi 8970 ???? All the best Brett pringlcj November 12, 2012 7:04:48 AM Hey http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_Islands_%28GPU_family%... all the best! Related resources Get 7970 or wait for 8970 ? - Forum How much power supply wattage do i need to run the ati radeon 6970 - Forum Can a GIGABYTE Radeon HD 7970 run games on a 2560x1440 monitor? - Forum Help with power supply for amd 6970 hd - Forum How many AMPS needed to run Radeon 6970 ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer excella1221 a b ) Power supply November 12, 2012 7:30:05 AM Not much is known yet about the Sea Islands series, but 750w should be more than plenty for a single GPU setup, so you're good to go. Brett928S2 a b ) Power supply November 12, 2012 7:55:17 AM pringlcj said:Hey http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sea_Islands_%28GPU_family%... all the best! Hi Glad to see YOU are psychic...because nobody here is.... It might take 10,000 watts... Oh and you do realise Wiki is NOT the truth ? All the best Brett kitsunestarwind November 12, 2012 8:14:20 AM Don't have to be psychic More then likely the 8970 will fit within PCIe power specs, so your looking around the 300w mark at a guess Can't do any better then guess at this point But logic dictates that if GCN architecture improves you can see better power savings over the 7970 power usage tr2012 November 12, 2012 11:45:23 AM Brett928S2 said:Hi Oh and you do realise Wiki is NOT the truth ? All the best Brett Generally wiki articles with relevant citations (which it has) can be trusted to be somewhere close to correct. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumRadeon HD 7970 or GTX 680? ForumRadeon 6970 or Dual 7770 (double d) ForumHelp: What Power Supply Do I need to run an EVGA GTX 650 Superclocked? ForumUpgrading from a 5770, need some advice ForumUpgrade to Radeon 6970 or 7850 on $300 budget ForumRadeon 6970 HD 100% activity 90 degrees temp on idle problem ForumUpgrade Dell XPS 8300 for Radeon 6970 ? ForumRadeon HD 6970 cross vs nvidia 670 ForumWill radeon 6970 work with a 530w power supply ForumPSU Help Forum[Solved] How much power do I need? Forum[Solved] Power supply fan stops spinning Forum[Solved] A power supply for Zotac GTX 550 TI ForumPreferred Power Supply Type ForumThe search of the Power More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !