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Hey guys, i have an Acer Veriton x270 with a q6600 (board is an acer nforce 630i with an nVidia 7100) what is a gpu that is very small able to fit in that case? im looking for something that doesnt take too much power either if at all possible (have a 220W psu) but remember has to be very low profile, cause none of the cards i have can fit it tongue.gif 5850 no and 8800 GTS no go
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you can get radeon hd 6450 silent for like $15-20 used or 25 new,
I have it and it's not that bad for simple gaming either!
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will it fit? and it doesnt need any power right?
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yeah it should fit perfectly and no it doesn't need power
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look how small the back of the case is though http://www3.pcmag.com/media/images/206701-acer-veriton-vx270-back.jpg
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this is the card, I was working on it, It also comes with the 1/2 or what ever it's called back plate (the smaller shorter one).




edit : neweggs card page:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814121439
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These gpu's almost always come with low profile brackets which will allow you to fit it in those smaller slots. thumb.gif

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+rep guys! thanks
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