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ATI and nVidia's next generation cards to require external power.. Twice over

By Rick
Apr 12, 2004
  1. Today's high-powered grahpics cards require a considerable amount of power to function - But all of this is about to change - From considerable to rediculous. ;)

    ATI and nVidia's next gen cards will require not only one Molex® power cable, but two...

    nVidia even warns that using two connections from the same power rail may cause major PSU problems!

    http://theinquirer.net/?article=15246
     
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