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Power Supply for Compaq

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March 24, 2005 5:52:16 PM

I want to upgrade the PSU on my Presario SR1320NX in order to run a higher-end video card. It has a Bestec 250W PSU with 20 pin connector and a 4 pin connector. From what I've seen, the only difference between this PSU and a regular one is that it has a "blank" pin where most have -5 volt. Now, assuming there is nothing physically keeping me from connecting it, could a normal PSU possibly work without doing damage?

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March 26, 2005 5:57:35 AM

As long as the color code shows standard wire layout and it's not one of those weird Compaq power supplies with the front panel power button wired to it, a standard power supply should work. Then you just have to figure out if it will fit!

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