Power consumption

By andy06shake
Dec 22, 2010
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  1. Im upgrading to a GTX570. Can anyone tell me if my Corsair TX650 PSU will sufficently power the GTX570?
  2. Benny26

    Benny26 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,590   +48

    The recommended PSU for the GTX 570 is 550 Watt, and it's maximum power draw is around 219 Watt approx.

    So you should be fine.
  3. Arris

    Arris TS Evangelist Posts: 4,842   +181

    If you are running over clocked CPU at higher volts and a raid array of 8 disks, 4 optical drives, and a whole heap of other stuff you might struggle. Otherwise you'll be fine :)
  4. andy06shake

    andy06shake TS Maniac Topic Starter Posts: 330

    Thanx for advice.

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