4830 on a 375w PSU?

Hey, I've posted a couple questions like this already...sorry to annoy!

But I just saw this good deal and was wondering if the sapphire 4830 would run on the dell xps410 375W psu...any input would help! Thanks!
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  1. Oh yeah, also there's a new code for 10% off all GPU's at newegg right now. Can get this 4830 for 70 after rebate.
  2. yes it will, as will the 4850
  3. ^+1 It can handle upto HD 4850...
  4. Probably. Of course since it consumes a significant amount of power the stability of your system will depend on the quality of your PSU. I wouldn't expect that PSU to explode or anything though as the PSUs in the XPS machines a usually better than average. I say just get it and then run some tests to stress the system, like Crysis or by running Prim95 and Furmark at the same time. If you hear any strange noises comming from your PSU, then it's being stressed out and you should replace it ASAP. If you just get some stability issues after running those tests for a while then you should consider getting a PSU if you intend to leave it on for long periods of time.
  5. Any spec on the psu?
  6. gkay09 said:
    ^+1 It can handle upto HD 4850...

    Been running an overclocked 8800GTS 640 for 2.5 years

  7. invisik said:
    Any spec on the psu?

    it has 30 amps on the 12v and peak wattage is far above 375w
  8. ^ much appreciated

    It should work with a 4850.
  9. Thanks again. You guys have helped a lot!
  10. Just got a xfx4850 for $55 AR. Hopefully this puppy will run properly, if not I'll have to upgrade anyway. LOL
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