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Corsair 620HX Compatible with HD3870 Crossfire?

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I've already purchased my Corsair 620HX because I was planning on doing 8800GT in SLI. But now I'm having second thoughts and I want to get an X38 board and 2x HD3870 in Crossfire. Do you think the PSU would be able to handle those cards?
 

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yes, it should, you're using the stuff in your system specs right?
 
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With your specs yes it should be more than enough those cards dont use much power.
 
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The system will be mostly the same. Its going to be receiving a quad core, either a Q6600, Q6700, or one of the new 45nm quads. It will also be using an H20-120 Compact Swiftech liquid cooling kit. I will also add a RaptorX 150gb drive and a 750gb Hitachi, both SATA (replacing the 2x maxtor drives).
 
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My mates running a 6750 and 8800gtx with the same psu,it should be fine.