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is my psu strong enough for a 8800gts?

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can my psu handel a 8800 gts?
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anyone?
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the apvia, i would say yes you can handle it, because you need minimum recommended is 400 watts and i think it was either 32 or 36 amps on the 12+ v rail.

but i would get something beefier in the longer run.
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sorry double post
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i plan on getting a new psu down the road i just wanted to make sure it will do till then
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Yes, you'll be alright, the minimum powersupply is 400 watts, and you got 500 watts, so your good to go, but like he said above, in the long run I would get something a bit more powerful.
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post #7 of 19
Yes you just need a 400W Power Supply, 26 Amps, 12 Volt Rail and it should be okay I think your psu is just enough.
 
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Quality isn't there but it should be ok.
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post #9 of 19
Yes.
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post #10 of 19
When you upgrade, go for something like a corsair 520 or 620 HX and it will serve you very well.
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