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Old 10-21-2008, 03:03 AM   #1
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k i was just wondering if my power supply unit can handle all of my parts.
Intel G31 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard
EVGA 512-P3-N975-AR GeForce 9800 GT 512MB
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Kentsfield 2.4GHz
2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM
500GB 7200 RPM 16MB Cache SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive
DVD±R DVD Burner with LightScribe
Creative Sound Blaster SB0570 Audigy SE 7.1
ARCTIC COOLING Freezer 7 Pro 92mm CPU Cooler
i also have i think 2 in case fans right now.
i dont intend to make any upgrades, and if i do i will buy a better psu, but for now i just want these specs to work.
and this is the power supply is have right now
thanks in advance

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Old 10-21-2008, 03:17 AM   #2
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I would have to say no. It has a single 12v rail with only 13Amps. that wont be enough to power your 9800GT

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I seriously Doubt it, get like 600 watt..
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Old 10-21-2008, 10:35 AM   #4
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i would probably get a 550W+ quality PSU.
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