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post #1 of 13
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Im sorry if you get this all the time guys but im looking at building a nice budget pc and aria are doing a Case+PSU for £50 which is a little too hard to resist.... thing is its a 500W PSU and im hoping to stick 2gb RAM, E6600 and a Geforce 7 series card in.
So.....is it enough....?
thanks
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post #2 of 13
as long as it's a high quality power supply you will be okay.
post #3 of 13
500 watts is enough to run basically any card out today, you just have to make sure it has enough amperage. What is the PSU's manufacturer? Can you get any specs on it?
    
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post #4 of 13
yep you're good..
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post #5 of 13
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sorry i cant tell ya that but on the site it says somthing about 20+4...? heres the link...


http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Compo...roductId=24546
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post #6 of 13
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Originally Posted by ride54 View Post
sorry i cant tell ya that but on the site it says somthing about 20+4...? heres the link...


http://www.aria.co.uk/Products/Compo...roductId=24546
Seriously don't even consider the powersupplies which is included with the case, maybe apart from Antec.
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post #7 of 13
Ok the power supply is WINPOWER ATX 500W which I have never heard of, so I would personally stay away from it.
    
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post #8 of 13
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buts is sooo cheap..... and aria are pretty good.....
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post #9 of 13
oh god no.. getta real brand psu.. (like a silverstone or Aspire maybe)
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post #10 of 13
I would not get that PSU. It is of a generic brand, probably doesn't supply a lot of amperage, has more voltage control, and high ripple.
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