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Old 03-28-2006, 03:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,
I am in the process of upgrading my system with a new Motherboard, Graphics card, and CPU, and i was wondering if i would need to upgrade my PSU aswell or are all PSU's capable of running everything.
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Depends what you wat hardware you will be using. what psu you got at the moment?
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I'm not sure, How do i find out?
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Open cover and look for the make, model and watts. (Usually in top left of case)
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:16 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Or you could look for a free system analyzer. Google it and then you should find out.
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Old 03-28-2006, 04:24 PM   #6 (permalink)
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It's a:-
LiteOn PS-5251-08hp 250w
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ok then u will need a new one. hav a look at the hiper R type i hav it, its great. so wat upgrades u gettin?
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Old 03-28-2006, 07:51 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Youll definatley want a new psu.

Here is some good ones:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104155

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103932

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817103930

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104954
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Old 03-29-2006, 02:48 AM   #9 (permalink)
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My new upgrades are,
ASUS A8N32-SLI Deluxe
nVidia 7800 gtx
AMD Anthalon 3500+ 939

and i was looking at a Thermaltake PurePower 520w, would that be alright?
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Old 03-29-2006, 02:50 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Thermaltake are descent. I'd suggest an Antec, Fortron or OCZ
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