Cpu + graphics card (9600)2 Tags: Power Supplies Graphics Cards Components Product Last response: June 21, 2010 8:28 PM in Components Share frazik June 21, 2010 5:16:19 PM AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600 Brisbane 2.9GHz 2 x 512KB L2 Cache Socket AM2 65W Dual-Core Processor plus Galaxy 9600 GT low profile for ~< 60W Can i put both of these onto a dell 531s which has a 250 W psu? i used eXtreme Power supply calculator and got between 210 - 230 W total ( capacitor aging 10%-20%) I heard Dell PSUs are good ; don't know if it can take this though ; so can it? More about : cpu graphics card 9600 big_mike June 21, 2010 5:23:44 PM Fraz you can get a really high quality Power Supply 25 bucks at newegg, better to be safe then not have a computer http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... shovenose a b ) Power supply June 21, 2010 6:17:50 PM i wouldnt say thats REALLU HIGH QUALITY more like somewhat ok. it will be better than the stock dell sort of junk Related resources Asus M4A78-EM work with Ripjaw PC2-9600? - Forum Spend extra $100 on cpu or graphics card ? - Forum Do I have to add a larger cpu cooler if I add a second graphics card - Forum Upgrading graphics card on old CPU - makes sense or not? - Forum Do I need a new CPU or Graphics Card ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer big_mike June 21, 2010 7:53:53 PM Well in comparison to what is in there its pretty high quality, its obviously not a corsair mrhoshos96 June 21, 2010 8:02:35 PM if u have the slim version then you need a tfx psu so get this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... also dell do have high quality psu i think pc power & cooling makes it for them(correct me if i'm wrong) ct1615 a c 164 ) Power supply a c 235 U Graphics card June 21, 2010 8:28:25 PM mrhoshos96 said: also dell do have high quality psu i think pc power & cooling makes it for them(correct me if i'm wrong) dell uses bestec & delta, im guessing bestec for that 250 unit. delluser1 would know PC P&C used to use seasonic, i believe they switched over to highpower but their PSU are solid for a mass PC maker and the 250w should be able to handle the x2 5600 & 9600GT low profile Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumNeed advice on what to upgrade ( CPU or Graphics Card ) ForumNeed Graphics card / or CPU to run UDK app and a few different Games ForumGraphics card and cpu as a gpu at the same time ForumCPU loses power when I connect Graphics Card ForumCPU or Graphics Card Upgrade? ForumCPU and Graphics card trouble ForumBest 95 Watt Processor CPU and Graphics Card GPU for Gaming ForumCPU , Motherboard and Graphics card under $350 ForumWill a high end graphics card decrease cpu usage ? ForumLooking to upgrade graphics card but worried cpu is too old ForumHow to reset the cpu graphics card to 60hz in safe mode ForumUpgrade CPU /GPU or install graphics card ForumOpinions and price of this PSU........... ForumBest CPU for £200-£250 ForumUpdgrade Asus K50ID CPU from T4400 to T9600? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !