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yup a power and cooling 600w PSU i guess it the modular one its great will surely do thumb.gif

Cool thanks. No its not the modular one. Its in a lanboy air and is a b*&@%$ for cable management. I have wires stuffed in every crack lol.

I bought it before the modular pc power ones came out. But its runs great been about 3-4 years and has ran mostly 24/7 and is great. Runs the water-cooling system good too.
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if you dont have much space them give me some wire to put some in my head its fully empty arrowheadsmiley.png
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Aren't AMD APU's performance fairly reliant on the speed of the RAM? Why not go with 1600MHz+ (whatever your motherboard supports)?
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Aren't AMD APU's performance fairly reliant on the speed of the RAM? Why not go with 1600MHz+ (whatever your motherboard supports)?
buddy the motherboard should also support thats speeds tongue.gif the motherboard which OP has in mind has the max support of 1066Mhz so even if he spends extra goes for a 1600Mhz then too it will underclock itself and work at 1066Mhz the only good thing is he gets lower timings as i said earlier rolleyes.gif
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buddy the motherboard should also support thats speeds tongue.gif the motherboard which OP has in mind has the max support of 1066Mhz so even if he spends extra goes for a 1600Mhz then too it will underclock itself and work at 1066Mhz the only good thing is he gets lower timings as i said earlier rolleyes.gif

yeah, I know it's limited by what the motherboard supports (which is why I mentioned it). I guess I overlooked the numbers.
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Stick with 1.5V ram if nobody else has mentioned that.
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post #17 of 17
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Stick with 1.5V ram if nobody else has mentioned that.

I don't know what volts the memory is. I found 4 gb of 1333 for $15 dollars so I am getting that Wednesday. As I said before I don't need a ton of power as It will not run games or any other software but a Front end for media and gps navigational software. I don't need the graphics performance because its only running 800x600.

The most important thing for me is boot time.
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