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Old 12-28-2007, 11:16 PM   #21 (permalink)
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i think 450 should be bare minimum for the 2900pro, but it requires 2 6-pin connections, so if you dont' wanna bother w/ overclocking, i say stick w/ the 3850, its still an incredibly good card
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i think 450 should be bare minimum for the 2900pro, but it requires 2 6-pin connections, so if you dont' wanna bother w/ overclocking, i say stick w/ the 3850, its still an incredibly good card
ok well thats more than enough reassurance for me
will it be able to play oblivion?
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with ease

you'll enjoy the card alot its performance i guess you could say is close to an 8800gts 320mb.. which is a really good card, you'll be more than happy w/ it
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you'll enjoy the card alot its performance i guess you could say is close to an 8800gts 320mb.. which is a really good card, you'll be more than happy w/ it
ok great
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so that, with the FPS power supply
that is bare minimum though
the card requried 450 and that ps is 450 max
so is that going to affect performance ?
or will I be ok
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nah the 3850 doesnt use too much power it all, it'll do just fine

if you were getting the 2900pro, then you would have concerns
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thanks so much
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Old 12-29-2007, 12:23 AM   #27 (permalink)
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yeah so i just ordered the FSP 450 watt power supply and the 3850
i hope the 3850 like physically fits in my system becuaes its non-refundable
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the 3850 isnt anything huge, you shouldnt have a problem
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ok
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and you should be, pretty nice upgrade
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