Power Supply Requirements for nVidia GPUs

Question gets asked a lot .... so making this so I can just link to it:

Power Supply Requirements (As Per nVidia):
n = Number of **extra cards** (so for for 2-way SLI that's one extra card, 3-way 2 extra cards, etc)

Titan X http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-titan-x/specifications

Titan X Thermal and Power Specs:
91 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
6-pin + 8-pin = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 600 + n x (250 +20 peaks) = 870 watts for 2 cards


980 Ti http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-980-ti/specifications

980 Ti Thermal and Power Specs:
92 CMaximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 WGraphics Card Power (W)
600 WMinimum System Power Requirement (W)
6-pin + 8-pinSupplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 600 + n x (250 +20 peaks) = 870 watts for 2 cards


980 http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-980/specifications

980 Thermal and Power Specs:
98 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
165 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
500 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
2x 6-pins = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 500 + n x (165 +20 peaks) = 685 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-970/specifications

970 Thermal and Power Specs:
98 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
145 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
500 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
2x 6-pins = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 500 + n x (145 +20 peaks) = 665 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-960/specifications

960 Thermal and Power Specs:
98 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
120 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
400 W = Minimum Recommended System Power (W)
1x 6-pins = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 400 + n x (120) = 520 watts for 2 cards

http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-950/specifications

950 Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
90 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
350 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
1x 6-pins = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 350 + n x (90) = 440 watts for 2 cards

http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-780-ti/specifications

780 Ti Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
One 8-pin and one 6-pin = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 600 + n x (250) = 850 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-780/specifications

780 Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
One 8-pin and one 6-pin = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 600 + n x (250) = 850 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-770/specifications

770 Thermal and Power Specs:
98 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
230 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
2x 6-pins = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 600 + n x (230) = 830 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-760/specifications

760 Thermal and Power Specs:
97 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
170 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
500 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
One 8-pin and one 6-pin = Supplementary Power Connector
SLI - 500 + n x (170) = 760 watts for 2 cards

http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-750-ti/specifications

750 Ti Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
60 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
300 W = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
No SLI Support

http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-titan-z/specifications

Titan Z Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
375 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
700W (with a minimum 12V current rating of 42A on a single rail) = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
Two 8-pin = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 700 + n x (375) = 1075 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-titan-black/specification

Titan Black Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600W (with a minimum 12V current rating of 42A on a single rail) = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
One 8-pin and one 6-pin = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 600 + n x (250) = 850 watts for 2 cards


http://www.geforce.com/hardware/desktop-gpus/geforce-gtx-titan/specifications

Titan Thermal and Power Specs:
95 C = Maximum GPU Tempurature (in C)
250 W = Graphics Card Power (W)
600W (with a minimum 12V current rating of 42A on a single rail) = Minimum System Power Requirement (W)
One 8-pin and one 6-pin = Supplementary Power Connectors
SLI - 600 + n x (250) = 850 watts for 2 cards
 
And as Per Guru 3D

Power Supply Requirements (Guru 3D):
Note that Guru3D uses a 3960X heavily overclocked which may draw as much as 100 watts ore more than other CPUs

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/nvidia_geforce_gtx_titan_x_review,8.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption = ~ 254 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX Titan X - On your average system the card requires you to have a 600~650 Watts power supply unit.
GeForce GTX Titan X SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 900 Watts power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/nvidia_geforce_gtx_980_ti_review,8.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption = ~ 250 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 980 Ti - On your average system the card requires you to have a 600 Watts power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 980 Ti SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 900 Watts power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/nvidia_geforce_gtx_970_and_980_reference_review,7.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (970) = ~ 164 Watts
Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (980 )= ~ 171 Watts


Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 970 or 980 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 500 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 970 or 980 in 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have an 800 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/msi_geforce_gtx_960_gaming_oc_review,7.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption = ~ 127 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 960 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 400 ~ 450 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 970 or 980 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 500 Watt power supply unit.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/asus_geforce_gtx_950_strix_review,7.html

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 950 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 400 Watt power supply unit.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_780_ti_review,8.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (780 Ti) = ~ 262 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 780 Ti - On your average system the card requires you to have a 550 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 780 Ti 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 800 Watt power supply unit as minimum.
GeForce GTX 780 Ti 3-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 1200 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_780_review,9.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (780) = ~ 231 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 780 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 550 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 780 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 800 Watt power supply unit as minimum.
GeForce GTX 780 3-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 1200 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_770_review,5.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (770) = ~ 195 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 770 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 550 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 770 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 750 Watt power supply unit as minimum.
GeForce GTX 770 3-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 1000 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_760_review,5.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (760) = ~ 169 Watts

Here is Guru3Ds power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 760 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 550 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 760 SLI - On your average system the card requires you to have a 700 Watt power supply unit.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles-pages/nvidia-geforce-gtx-750-and-750-ti-review,5.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (750) = ~ 76 Watts
Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (750 Ti ) = ~ 92 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX 750 - On your average system the card requires you to have a 450 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX 750 Ti - On your average system the card requires you to have a 450 Watt power supply unit.

If you are going to overclock GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with a bit more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/nvidia_geforce_gtx_titan_z_review,7.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (Titan Z) = ~ 479 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX Titan Z - On your average system the card requires you to have a 850 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX Tian Z 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 1200 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/nvidia_geforce_gtx_titan_black_review,6.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (Titan Black) = ~ 267 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX Titan Black - On your average system the card requires you to have a 600 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX Titan Black SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 900 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.

http://www.guru3d.com/articles_pages/geforce_gtx_titan_review,9.html

Subjective obtained GPU power consumption (Titan) = ~ 251 Watts

Here is Guru3D's power supply recommendation:

GeForce GTX Titan - On your average system the card requires you to have a 550 Watt power supply unit.
GeForce GTX Titan 2-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 800 Watt power supply unit as minimum.
GeForce GTX Titan 3-way SLI - On your average system the cards require you to have a 1200 Watt power supply unit as minimum.

If you are going to overclock your GPU or processor, then we do recommend you purchase something with some more stamina.
 

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Rocking 970 SLi on a on a nine year old 620w PSU over here dude! [:mousemonkey]
 

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