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Old 03-26-2005, 03:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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i am getting a pc with the specs below

the case im buying comes with an antect true power 380watt PSU
should i change it to a 430 WATt version?

CPU: AMD Athlon 64 3200+
Mainboard: Asus K8V-X
RAM: 512MB PC-3200 DDR
HDD: Seagate Barracuda 7200.7 200GB (7200RPM/ATA100)
Graphic Card: nVidia GeForce 6600GT (128MB/AGP8X)
Sound Card: Audio CODEC (Integrated)
CD/DVD-ROM: 16x DVD-ROM Drive
CD/DVD-R/RW: Samsung 16x Dual-Layer DVD Writer

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Old 03-26-2005, 03:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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380watts should be plenty because you graphics card does not require extra power conector, correct me if im rong..
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Old 03-26-2005, 03:59 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it does, and id say an antec 400w would be perfect
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Old 03-26-2005, 04:03 AM   #4 (permalink)
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the shop im buying from doesnt have a 400W model only 380 and 430W so the 380 will suffice comfortably?
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430 would be best, just incase u decide to plug in a few fans or some more hd's
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