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Old 12-10-2008, 06:14 PM   #31 (permalink)
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How much fir the 1kw PSU? You can run like 4 4870's with that monster.
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Old 12-10-2008, 06:17 PM   #32 (permalink)
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saltney, yeah but it should overheat, thats why its got the gpu fan and if the stock gpu fan isnt capable of cooling it down efficiently surely theres something wrong there
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i spoke to the lady over the phone and she said maybe my pc is not compatible with the card but my pc is not bad for an old timer its a amd x2 s939, 4gb ram and 530w tagan psu, im just wondering wether or not to get a replacement card or just get refund???
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just to inform you guys ebuyer have found a fault with the graphics card and are sending me a new one, hopefully it should work this time, otherwise im going to get refund
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glad to hear you have sorted it out. If they found a fault with the card then the new one should work, its a great card, let us know how it works for you.
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got my new replacement card today and it works perfectly runs games sweet i may try run games in 1600 res now but not to sure coz ive got old cpu?
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high res you run the less difference your CPU will make
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im not worried bout memory as ive got 4gig but proc but if you say that then il be fine
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