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Is 850w enough for these parts?

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User Info: KJay489

KJay489
2 years ago#1
Asrock Z97 Extreme4
Intel i7 4790K (when released) w/ Hyper 212 Evo
2x Sapphire R9 290 Vapor-x Crossfire
1 3 TB HDD
1 240 GB SDD


Is 850w pushing it or is it more than enough?

User Info: PhilOnDez

PhilOnDez
2 years ago#2
The GPUs will top out at 550w and the i7 is only a 70ish-w part (and it won't be using that much since 70w includes the HD4600), should be fine.
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User Info: KJay489

KJay489
2 years ago#3
Just to clarify the GPUs top at 550w for both right? Anything else that can be a power hog other than the GPU and CPU?

User Info: Shub

Shub
2 years ago#4
If you have a lot of high speed fans or a lot of hard drives, that'll use a lot of power. Outside of that, really the GPU is the main consumer of power, followed by the CPU (unless you have one of AMD's stupid 220W CPUs).
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