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Old 01-19-2011, 11:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Quick advice on new components

I've just built a totally new PC from scratch, but I've cannibalised the old PSU and case. I have an opportunity to sell my old PC on, but I'd need a new case and PSU. I've had a look around and I think that this option will work best for me. However, I'd like some opinions on the choice; will the PSU be able to comfortably support both the Mobo and the gfx card? If the choice is bad, could anyone suggest a better option? Bear in mind I'd like to keep costs as low as possible.

Mobo is ASUS P5Q Pro Turbo, and GFX card is Nvidia 9800 GTX. Both have not been OC'd.

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Buy yourself a new case and PSU and put the old back together. Simple solution, no?

Otherwise just get a cheap Rosewill case and a minimum 450W PSU. Get a decent PSU or they may be calling you up when it dies.

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