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Good PSU for HD 4850 ?

Hi, I've got a Inspiron 530, with a 300W PSU (acbel) and the Core 2 Duo E45000 (2,2Ghz), a CD/DVD reader/writer, external card reader and I added a BD reader. Since the GPU is an integrated G33, I though I should use the pci-e slot to upgradre a little and get a real graphics card. I'm not a huge gamer, but I like to play good game when I got the time. My display is a 23" Samsung 2333HD (1900*1080).

I though about getting this card :
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814161296&cm_re=hd_4850-_-14-161-296-_-Product
(HD 4850)

and I know I'll have to upgrade the PSU so I tough about getting this one:
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171046

I know it's some what cheap for a PSU, but this computer is really just for 3 more years, after that I'll just connect it to a TV screen and use it for emulation/ multimedia / BD reader/exceptional home LAN parties(when someone just forget his computer).. So, what do you think? I looked at http://www.extreme.outervision.com/PSUEngine , and it's telling me a 400W PSU would be enough... but I tough I'd double check here :)
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  1. The link you have is broken.
    http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817339009

    That's the the cheapest PSU I'd trust. Its reviews say that it'll work, but choose wisely. My recommendation would be the Corsair cX400W.
  2. Humm weird... your's too is broken... I guess we'll have to go with the names, so what I had in mind was the :

    COOLER MASTER Elite 460 RS-460-PSAR-J3 460W ATX12V V2.31 Power Supply
  3. Best answer
    How much is that?
    The one I linked was an HEC 535 watt for $30. The CM 460W will be just fine as well..any PSU with one 6-pin that isn't AZZA or something non-trustworthy.
  4. shadow187 said:
    How much is that?
    The one I linked was an HEC 535 watt for $30. The CM 460W will be just fine as well..any PSU with one 6-pin that isn't AZZA or something non-trustworthy.


    you would not trust your PC to this $15 500w beauty?
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817162024

    ...i think it actually a toaster oven with a 20+4Pin attached
  5. Thank you for the quick answers :) now I can buy without stressing for compatibilty!
  6. Best answer selected by gablesmath.
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