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Old 07-23-04, 08:19 PM   #54
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Default Re: Power Supply / 6800 Series Sticky

Originally Posted by kahloq
Ummm yeah the 420 watt will be fine. Read back through this thread. I have an Alienware(with the predator case) and have 6800 ultra and runs fine with 4 HD's/2opticals/7 case fans/ etc.

it's great to hear you say that. are you sharing any power cables between the video card and any other components? i just installed my card and had to share some power cables with the card. i guess i could make some other components share and use two exclusively for the card.

this brings up a stupid question. can i harm my new card at all by having it underpowered by sharing cables with other components? or will i just have screen corruption, lockups, etc?
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