real-world amperage or wattage requirements

Gavin Hamill gdh at acentral.co.uk
Wed Mar 9 03:33:00 CST 2005


On Wednesday 09 March 2005 08:00, Magnus Ahl wrote:
> Hello.
>
> Our wattmeter says 254 W. This is with dual power supplies, dual 2.4 GHz
> Xeon CPUs and built-in PERC RAID with 5 10.000 rpm disks (2x36 GB + 3x72
> GB).

I'm assuming the original poster is in America since he mentions 220W being 
about 1.8A ... but Sweden uses 230V, so that would be just over an amp... can 
it really be that the 2650 draws roughly half the power of a 2550!?

Cheers,
Gavin.




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