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Old 07-22-2006, 07:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm no noob, but have never even bothered finding out: Can you use a PCI-e express GFX card with a PSU that has no PCI-e connectors?

Does the 7900GT, for instance, come supplied with a molex-to-PCIe adapter or something? It's just that I have a 600W PSU that I want to temporarily use when upgrading, till I have more money to upgrade the PSU.

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Old 07-22-2006, 07:18 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yeah you can. You need an adapter to go from a regular power connector to a PCI-e connector. I'm not sure if it would come in the box but look around on and I'm sure you'll find one.


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Old 07-22-2006, 11:54 AM   #4 (permalink)
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There ya go, your in luck. This is pretty much how I think of it... if its really needed then it exists.

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