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Old 07-18-10, 02:58 AM   #11
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Default Re: can I use a 430 watts PSU for GTX 460?

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Originally Posted by Gitaroo View Post
I have a E6600 stock, 2 gig DDR2, 1 X-fi sound card, 2 HDD and a DVD driver, should the PSU provide enough power? Thanks for all the help btw.
E6600 65W 5.4A
2GB DDR2 1 stick 10W 0.8A
X-Fi soundcard 10W 0.8A
2 HDD (10W each) 20W 1.6A
DVD drive 10W 0.8A

Total 9.4A

I found Geforce 8800GT used up to maximum of 105W on Nvidia site so that is 8.75A.

Your PC with Geforce 8800GT used 18.15A then if you upgrade to GTX 460 150W 12.5A and it will give 21.9A total ampage power.
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