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can this psu work with radeon 7750?

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June 12, 2013 10:22:04 AM

i have a turbolink atx-tl500w-bk i cant find it really anywhere so im guessing its just a cheap money grab i have
amd fx4100
8gb ram
nvidia geforce 610

i want to upgrade to the 7750 because i dont want to buy a new psu plus a new graphics card seeing as this power supply doesnt have a 4pin or 6pin should i try it and see what happens or not risk it?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-121-...

also this is the card i want
why is this cards core clock speed 900mhz
when the other hd 7750s are 800mhz?

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a b U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 10:30:52 AM

You'll be just fine as that card doesn't require a 6-pin power source. And it's factory overclocked an extra 100 MHz.
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a b U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 10:33:18 AM

Yeah you'll be fine. The AMD 7750 doesn't draw that much power.

As for the clock speed, the reason why it is 100Mhz faster is because it has better active cooling and can control the higher temperature more effectively.
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a c 270 U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 10:36:44 AM

NO!!
Replace that psu asap regardless of what you want to attach to it.
Here is a review of the 500w version:
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/Apevia-Turbolink...
Apevia is a tier 5 unit on this list:
http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx
From a power point of view, you only need a decent 300W psu.
Something like the Corsair CX430 is not expensive.
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a b U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 10:45:01 AM

geofelt said:
NO!!
Replace that psu asap regardless of what you want to attach to it.
Here is a review of the 500w version:
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/Apevia-Turbolink...
Apevia is a tier 5 unit on this list:
http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx
From a power point of view, you only need a decent 300W psu.
Something like the Corsair CX430 is not expensive.


Good review.. Assuming that the PSU actually provided 500W power then you'd be okay. But look at this review you may want to get a more reliable PSU via what goefelt suggests.
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June 12, 2013 10:53:29 AM

geofelt said:
NO!!
Replace that psu asap regardless of what you want to attach to it.
Here is a review of the 500w version:
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/Apevia-Turbolink...
Apevia is a tier 5 unit on this list:
http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx
From a power point of view, you only need a decent 300W psu.
Something like the Corsair CX430 is not expensive.


COMPATIBILITY AND SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Chassis ATX case
Motherboard All ATX-compatible motherboards, including Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, and E-ATX

im kind of a noob what is this ATX?
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a b U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 11:12:55 AM

Mattsxe said:
geofelt said:
NO!!
Replace that psu asap regardless of what you want to attach to it.
Here is a review of the 500w version:
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/Apevia-Turbolink...
Apevia is a tier 5 unit on this list:
http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx
From a power point of view, you only need a decent 300W psu.
Something like the Corsair CX430 is not expensive.


COMPATIBILITY AND SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Chassis ATX case
Motherboard All ATX-compatible motherboards, including Mini ITX, Micro ATX, ATX, and E-ATX

im kind of a noob what is this ATX?


Size of your motherboard, case and powersupply. Make sure they match or compatible with each other.. If you have a full ATX motherboard and case, then it can take an ATX powersupply.
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a c 270 U Graphics card
June 12, 2013 3:07:28 PM

ITX/ATX/... are sizes of motherboards.
If your has has 4 openings in the rear for cards, then it will be M-ATX
If it has one, ITX, and if it has 7 or 8 it will be ATX.
It sounds like your case can take any.

Most power supplies also have a size format, among other things. Look at the rear opening for your psu, and the dimensions should be 150mm by 85mm. The length can very, typically 150-170mm.
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