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    Is 480W enough?

    I currently have a 480W Tagan 2Force which handles my setup (and overclocks) beautifully, but I was just wondering if it'll handle the dual core Opteron (which obviously I'm going to clock ) that should be with me any day now?

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    Dude as you know I *had* a 170

    And I also had a Tagan 480 anf it ran mine fine with 2gb Ballistix a 7800GTX and 74GB raptor plus other peripherals so no problemo
    Anyone seen my opteron?

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    Yes, plenty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by s29feb
    Dude as you know I *had* a 170

    And I also had a Tagan 480 anf it ran mine fine with 2gb Ballistix a 7800GTX and 74GB raptor plus other peripherals so no problemo
    You again! Hahaha, cheers man.

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    I'm running a moderately OC'ed 170 with a 7800GT and a couple of SATA drives off a 480W Tagan with no issues, just to add my two penn'orth.

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    Should be plenty

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    Goood... goooooooood! Thanks y'all.

    3GHz on air, can he do it?!

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    nahh

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    Hahaha, meanie.

    I'm actually aiming for 2.8GHz which I know is possible (thanks to s29feb's excellent sales pitch) and I then have a whole +0.1V to play with.

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