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Old 01-23-2009, 12:10 AM   #1
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Ok in my pc is a 450 watt ATx power supply powering my pc i have a dvd drive 2 hardrives and my video card im going to be buying a new gpu the EVGA 9800GT its power requirements are 400 watts do i have enough power for my gpu n the rest of my pc? or do i need more wattage?
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If it's a good quality power supply, you should be fine.
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:17 AM   #3
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ok cool thanks

the dvd drive thats in my pc is a secondary one i ahve another one its external powered by the wal,l i could unplug the internal one id if i don't need it
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Don't worry about unplugging the drive, it doesn't use much power, if any at all, just standing idle.
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:31 AM   #5
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Okay thanks again it hink i will order this now only $138.24 and it comes with Cod waw for free
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:36 AM   #6
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what brand is it? I just got a BRAND new Rosewill 450 Watt one.
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:42 AM   #7
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im ordering now
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Old 01-23-2009, 12:52 AM   #8
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which one?

*which one (power supply and vid card)
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its a 9800GT EVGA
and idk what my power supply is it doesn't say
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Old 01-23-2009, 01:00 AM   #10
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Well, you still should be good. My PSU is my sig and I sure it would run a 96/ 9800GT card fine.

I would have gone with corsair if I could but the rosewill is good. (plus it looks awesome)
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