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So if you have power supply that 500 watts and the card is requires 600 watts?

#11phantasyPosted 5/4/2014 4:36:10 PM
BadVodka posted...
QuestofChosen posted...
Don't listen to the second poster. 500 watts is more than enough for the gtx 770. The power requirements are always overstated and the actual requirement is usually about half of what they recommend.


Why do they say that then?


probably to protect themselves from lawsuits. My guess is that the requirements are for the total system draw and since each system can be configure different. Nvidia just wanted to go the safe route and over estimate so they don't get sue for misleading information.
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#12BadVodka(Topic Creator)Posted 5/4/2014 4:37:24 PM
Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz)
8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity
Windows 8
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770
#13BadVodka(Topic Creator)Posted 5/4/2014 4:38:08 PM
How much power does a Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz) need for full power.
#14QuestofChosenPosted 5/4/2014 4:40:13 PM
BadVodka posted...
Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz)
8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity
Windows 8
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770


Yeah you are fine. A PC will rarely surpass 350w unless you are running heavy overclocks, using multiple video cards or if you have a bunch of add-ons which that PC doesn't have.
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#15ClouddxPosted 5/4/2014 4:40:18 PM
BadVodka posted...
How much power does a Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz) need for full power.


www.google.com -> "i7 4770 power consumption"
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#16BadVodka(Topic Creator)Posted 5/4/2014 4:42:24 PM
QuestofChosen posted...
BadVodka posted...
Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz)
8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity
Windows 8
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770


Yeah you are fine. A PC will rarely surpass 350w unless you are running heavy overclocks, using multiple video cards or if you have a bunch of add-ons which that PC doesn't have.


add on like a monitor,mouse and a keyboard? or are you talking about something else?
#17DRAGON07891230Posted 5/4/2014 4:44:00 PM
I use a 500 watt with my 3570k and 770 just fine.
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#18drinkPosted 5/4/2014 4:44:53 PM
2nd, 5th, and 7th posters are all wrong. I am right.

Use a power supply calculator.
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#19QuestofChosenPosted 5/4/2014 4:45:46 PM
BadVodka posted...
QuestofChosen posted...
BadVodka posted...
Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz)
8GB DDR3 1TB HDD Capacity
Windows 8
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770


Yeah you are fine. A PC will rarely surpass 350w unless you are running heavy overclocks, using multiple video cards or if you have a bunch of add-ons which that PC doesn't have.


add on like a monitor,mouse and a keyboard? or are you talking about something else?


I'm talking about multiple hard drives and fans.
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#20PsythikPosted 5/4/2014 5:13:29 PM
BadVodka posted...
How much power does a Intel Core i7 4770 (3.40GHz) need for full power.
I already did the numbers for you. See post #8. If you don't believe me, calculate the wattage yourself:

http://extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp
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