Xps 420 connecting a 5770 Tags: Graphics Cards XPS Dell Studio Xps Power Graphics Last response: March 6, 2010 10:16 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Lemon haze March 6, 2010 6:00:37 AM i want to upgrade my dell xps 420 with probably a 5770 or similar card, but im confused on how to install it, it needs 1 6 pin power connector. here is a picture INSIDE of an xps 420 http://ntworld.com/mce/dellxps420.jpg now where the graphics card is, where the heck does my 6 pin power cord come from / if i use the one that comes with the card, Where do i plug it in??? ( the molex part) if anyone could use the picture i've linked as a refference.. much appreciated thanks. More about : xps 420 connecting 5770 p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 6, 2010 6:12:34 AM See where that red cellophane like thing is? Well thats the current gfx card, youll have to take that out. The 6 pin, most companies will include a molex to 6 pin adapter so you can use that if the PSU doesnt have one... m 0 l Lemon haze March 6, 2010 6:24:40 AM im aware of what the card looks like. what i dont know is WHERE the molex part of the power cable gets plugged into ?? since i dont see a 6pin coming from the psu... m 0 l Related resources Dell XPS 420 with Radeon HD5450 and 5770 Hawk - Forum Dell XPS 420 HD 5770 proformance issues - Forum Final Upgrade to XPS 420 - Forum EVGA GTX550TI 2GB vs GTX760 2GB in Dell XPS420 - Forum xps 420 upgrade - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 6, 2010 6:36:35 AM If theres no 6 pin then there should be something that looks like this http://pictures.xbox-scene.com/xbox360/360sata/Molex-st... Which you can use with a adapter for a 6 pin m 0 l Lemon haze March 6, 2010 6:45:41 AM that explains that, ty. m 0 l 4745454b a c 171 U Graphics card March 6, 2010 6:55:51 AM Don't forget to look for a 6 pin from the PSU first. XPS is dells gaming line, so you might have one. m 0 l p1n3apqlexpr3ss a b U Graphics card March 6, 2010 6:46:08 PM Even if the cooler on that thing looks like its a... 4650 or something... cNet says its a 3450... gaming line... cough... xD edit or a 8600gt m 0 l 4745454b a c 171 U Graphics card March 6, 2010 10:16:44 PM First, it is the 4xx, don't expect miracles. Second, just because Cnet got one with a 3450 doesn't mean they all came with one. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI have a Dell XPS 420 with Vista, handed down to me, how to reset to factory default? Normal way not working. Forum SolvedI want to upgrade my Dell XPS 420 with a new GTX 760 or 770 GPU Forum SolvedUpgrade my Dell 420 XPS Forum SolvedDell XPS420 Intel Quad Duo to Intel i5-650 (cooler/heatsink)? Forum SolvedXps 420 no display device found Forum SolvedDell XPS 420 - Graphic Card And Ram Upgrade For Gaming? (HELP) Forum SolvedDell XPS 420 replacement PSU Forum SolvedHELP! My Dell XPS 420 is having RAM issues! Forum SolvedPower supply for Dell XPS 420 Forum SolvedXPS 420 Graphics Card query Forum SolvedDell XPS 420 GPU Upgrade Forum Solvedwin 7 oem in dell xps 420 with new ssd; OK? Forum SolvedRadeon 7950 into a Dell XPS 420 Forum SolvedI have a Dell XPS420 with a core 2 quad 6600 cpu. If I upgrade the graphics board and max out the memory will this machine be Forum SolvedDell Xps420 with Asus GTX650ti Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !