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1 year ago#31
Shub posted...
That'll work, yes.


needs 400 watt psu.... :/

how hard to upgrade?
1 year ago#32
That may be what it says but it will run fine on your 250W unit.
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1 year ago#33
Shub posted...
That may be what it says but it will run fine on your 250W unit.


are you sure? And how do you know??
1 year ago#34
Well I know a few things about PSUs, but don't take it from me, see this review of the 6670:
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4278/amds-radeon-hd-6670-radeon-hd-6570/15
You can see their test PC (which is more power hungry than your Pentium E5800), paired with a 6670, was drawing just under 200W under a gaming load.
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1 year ago#35
Shub posted...
Well I know a few things about PSUs, but don't take it from me, see this review of the 6670:
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4278/amds-radeon-hd-6670-radeon-hd-6570/15
You can see their test PC (which is more power hungry than your Pentium E5800), paired with a 6670, was drawing just under 200W under a gaming load.


where can i see there test pc?
1 year ago#36
Go back a few pages in the review :)
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4278/amds-radeon-hd-6670-radeon-hd-6570/3
It's an i7-920, which is notoriously power hungry, and it's overclocked.
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1 year ago#37
Shub posted...
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4278/amds-radeon-hd-6670-radeon-hd-6570/3


i did a calculator and it did 300 w
1 year ago#38
Calculators are pretty bad. Anandtech actually measured those numbers with an electronic device that does just that.
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1 year ago#39
Shub posted...
Go back a few pages in the review :)
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4278/amds-radeon-hd-6670-radeon-hd-6570/3
It's an i7-920, which is notoriously power hungry, and it's overclocked.


since its 400 reccomended, would this one work?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/HIPRO-HP-D4001E0-400W-DESKTOP-POWER-SUPPLY-UNIT-E62683-004-WARRANTY-/231145915445?pt=PCA_UPS&hash=item35d15ec435
1 year ago#40
Hard to say, but yes, most likely.
Again though, you don't need it. I'm trying to save you money here :)
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