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Old 08-04-2010, 07:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Replacing Dell PSU

My dad's Dell Dimension 5150's PSU has friend and I need to replace it. It has a 305W PSU but I hear that Dell uses non-standard parts in its computers. Can I just use any power supply from Newegg to replace the current one or is there something special I should be looking out for?


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Old 08-04-2010, 08:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Replacing Dell PSU

play it safe and call someone like antec and ask if their power supply will work in your dell.
the older dells did require a dell power supply or an adapter. this may not be a issue on newer dells.
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