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Old 05-09-2011, 08:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi well i am looking at purchasing a gtx570 graphics card. i currently have a p6510y pc. If i upgrade to a 700-750watt power supply will i be able to run this? also will this fit in my case? thanks for your time!!
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Old 05-09-2011, 09:04 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Sorry ment a gtx560ti
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It all will depend on your budget. 750W is the recommended for these days. But do not skimp on your power supply.

Get something like this: Newegg.com - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 V2 750W ATX12V v2.31/ EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power Supply
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Old 05-11-2011, 10:42 AM   #4 (permalink)
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The card you mentioned needs 500W, so upgrading to a 700W should be fine, from my understanding. I just purchased a 700 W power supply and going to be making the attempt at throwing it in my Dell tonight.
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~650-~750W is definitely doable with the 560Ti. The card should fit easily in the case, as it's ~9.5" long, and the case is just a little over 16" deep.
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