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2 years ago#1
have a hp pavilion p71157cb with an amd quad core with an amd radeon 7750. It's good but not great. Can I upgrade my GPU without putting in a new psu? Thx
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2 years ago#2
That would depend on how good the PSU is.
I did a quick search on the PC and didn't see anything that mentioned anything about the power supply.
Since it is a HP prebuilt PC the power supply is likely not that powerful and likely would require a new PSU for anything more powerful than your 7750.
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2 years ago#3
Snadados posted...
That would depend on how good the PSU is.
I did a quick search on the PC and didn't see anything that mentioned anything about the power supply.
Since it is a HP prebuilt PC the power supply is likely not that powerful and likely would require a new PSU for anything more powerful than your 7750.


That what I was afraid of. O well. Thanks man for the help!
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2 years ago#4
Replacing the psu is really simple. you can get good ones for cheap.
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2 years ago#5
killkount posted...
Replacing the psu is really simple. you can get good ones for cheap.


Yeah I'll have to look into it. I have always been afraid to for some reason lol
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