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Old 06-08-2008, 09:19 PM   #11
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Yes, the HD 3850 is a better performer the the 8600GT.
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Yes, the HD 3850 is a better performer the the 8600GT.
I was just wondering how hard is it to change the power supply in a computer, I am new to this stuff and sort of confused on all the cables.
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4 screws and reconnect all wires, take 4 minutes and ill walk you through it man.
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4 screws and reconnect all wires, take 4 minutes and ill walk you through it man.
Thanks for all your guys help
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np you got it or you need help dude?
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np you got it or you need help dude?
No i meant it man, i got it

but what are your guys thoughts on this power supply mentioned earlier, does it have have all the connectors id need
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817101502
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It's a little dated, but this will give you a good idea of whats involved: Illustrated How to Replace an ATX Power Supply.
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no you need a 24 pin 20+4 pin psu thats just a baseline 20.
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no you need a 24 pin 20+4 pin psu thats just a baseline 20.
So the power supply I just mentioned wont work
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That's not a very good power supply. It doesn't have the correct power connector and is of low quality. You would be better off getting either of the Antec power supplies that were posted in this thread. They may cost a little more, but you're getting quality and reliability.
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