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Old 06-20-2005, 03:39 PM   #1
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how much power do you think it takes to power a x800 and a 3500+??

sorry about the crappy descriptoin but my friend only has a 350 and i think he needs a little better one at least
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Old 06-20-2005, 03:41 PM   #2
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does he have anything else extra (second harddrive, more than one RAM chip......)?
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Old 06-20-2005, 03:44 PM   #3
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he's got 2 512's and getting another gig , he has sound blaster live and a 160 hd
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Old 06-20-2005, 06:43 PM   #4
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a 450 watt should do. i coudn't find what watts needed for the x800, just the x800XL. it was 420 watts.
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Old 06-21-2005, 03:45 AM   #5
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get pretty much as big as you can. They may cost more but you don't have to worry about them again.
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Old 06-21-2005, 04:06 AM   #6
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Stop the guess work!!

http://www.jscustompcs.com/power_sup...or.php?cmd=AMD

just fill in the blanks(or check them ) and add a little bit and you will KNOW exactly what it takes to run your system.
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