Topic Title: radeon 7870 oc power supply
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Created On: 06/13/2013 09:17 PM
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 06/13/2013 09:17 PM
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ppdemo
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hello everyone wanted to know if the power supply antec ea green 650w is sufficient for radeon 7870 OC graphics if this produces the watts and amps required for this graphics card?

 06/13/2013 10:00 PM
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The 7870 has a minimum of 500W, with 650W recommended. Don't have any knowledge of Antec, but maybe someone else has an opinion on that.



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 06/14/2013 10:34 AM
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The Antec EA-xxx Green series is made by Delta Electronics. They've been around for over 40 years so it should be fine. The 7870XT draws under 200w, so figure in another 200w for CPU and other components and you still have room to spare.

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