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Power Consumption Question??

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by paul1980, 1 Jun 2006.

  1. paul1980

    Gangster

    Joined: 11 Nov 2003

    Posts: 391

    I have an Akasa Ultra Quiet 400W Paxpower power supply at the moment in my rig shown below.

    I am looking to upgrade to either a 1900 XTX or a 7900 GTX.

    Which one of these will have the lowest power consumption so that I do not have to go out and buy a new power supply.

    Cheers
     
  2. Townlea

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 6 Aug 2005

    Posts: 1,140

    Location: Preston, UK

    7900GTX :)
     
  3. easyrider

    Caporegime

    Joined: 24 Dec 2005

    Posts: 39,852

    Location: Autonomy

    Yup the 7900 GTX is the cooler quieter and much less power hungry card.By some margin.