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    Question PSU support for MSI GTX 970 Gaming 4G

    Will this PSU support the card (This the PSU i used for last 2 years):

    http://www.thermaltake.com/products-...?id=C_00000788

    MSI says min reqs for card is 500W:

    http://us.msi.com/product/vga/GTX-97...-specification


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    yes will support, even u can do SLI GTX970 with this PSU.

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    this card will even run on a great 450W PSU.

    MSI or Nvidia quotes 500W because they know many people use normal generic psu that advertises 700W rating but can really output 400W.

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    this card will even run on a great 400W PSU.

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    My concern is that this is a really old model and I have used it for 2 years (heavy use). So was wondering whether I have to change PSU or not.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawkill View Post
    My concern is that this is a really old model and I have used it for 2 years (heavy use). So was wondering whether I have to change PSU or not.
    Your current powersupply is more than adequate given that it's the old ToughPower lineup. If it's any indication, my previous Toughpower have probably passed the 5yr mark with it's current owner by now and is still going strong.

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    save your money and you dont need to buy a new one.

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