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Will need a better psu for a 6800 ultra i have a antec 480W turebule this what i got on my pc.
Intel p4 3.0c HT
hard drive 160gb 72000rpm
6 case fans
06-13-04, 09:35 AM
That should be more than enough, I don't think you'll have any problems (look at the official requirements on Nvidia's site if you want confirmation). I'm also very impressed by your 72,000 RPM harddrive :D
480W is more than actually what you need .
you'r ready to roll ;)
i'm not though .. my 350PSU sucks .. but first i should get my hands on a 6800U then quickly i'm gonna get me some well-known brand 480W PSU :D
06-13-04, 01:51 PM
Hmm, Ive got a Kingwin 450w.. Do you think that will be fine? I heard the new requirement is 350w for an ultra?
06-13-04, 02:34 PM
If the PSU is a high quality and not some stock piece of crap you should be fine with anything 350 and up. Below 300 though I think you are pushing it becuase the card itself pulls about 110 watts. Also make sure you have two power dongles (molex conectors) free, NO Y CABLES for this puppy. Anyway, you should be fine but you may have to do a bit of rewiring to get the two free cables depending on the number of devices you have
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