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hi i have a gf 9800 gt laying around and i need to know if whit my current psu i can put it in as dedicated physx

my spec are:
a gf gts250
and psu is a thermaltake tr2 500w
http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/Produc...2&ID=1539#Tab1

and the rest is in my system info below

i need help thx!
    
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post #2 of 7
I don't recommend it. With a better 500W yes, but that TR2 will barely do 400W on a good day.
post #3 of 7
That power supply has enough power. You should be fine, no need to worry. Follow what Phaedrus says. He is the almighty PSU GOD.
post #4 of 7
for the price, you might find a 80 plus cert.

Edit: yes, follow the psu god.
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post #5 of 7
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all hail the psu god!

:/ i am planing on moving to a gtx 460 and psu a ocz 600w fatality but i dont know
tell me god!! help me!
i only have 100 dollars for the psu becouse in my country the price is 3 times that in the usa sad
    
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post #6 of 7
Are you buying it online? Post the store you'll be getting it from, and your budget in your local currency.
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ho well i am getting trougth amazon and my currency is in dollars a limit of 100 $ so i have few ones to choose i think :S

edit: in the nvidia treath i make a question and they say that my psu can handle but i dont know i think is that what you say is the good answer
also my 9800 gt has some artifacs like this one! but you think is still function as physx is not gonna display anything rigth??

http://t0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:A...7p_7GXd8NGJS-Q
Edited by dr.evil - 8/20/11 at 2:34pm
    
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