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Power requirements for an Nvidia RTX 4090 graphics card might make Thor cry

Palit RTX 4090 GameRock OC graphics card at an angle


Nvidia’s RTX 4090 graphics card is a power-hungry beast, that’s a given, however, we weren’t anticipating to see a few of the figures third-party card producers are recommending for the wattage of the ability provide (PSU) needed for this GPU.

In some circumstances, we’re taking a look at a suggestion of 1000W, and one firm has even pushed the ask to 1200W, not much less, an unthinkable required wattage not so way back. (Observe that that is the wattage of the PSU, not the cardboard utilization).