Solved 500 watt power supply in a 305 watt system Tags: Power Supplies Dell Components Last response: October 27, 2011 12:53 PM in Components Share gigs66 October 15, 2011 11:32:42 PM can anyone tell me if replacing a 305 watt power supply in a dell 4700 with a 500 watt would be okay ? More about : 500 watt power supply 305 watt system Best solution mcnumpty23 a b ) Power supply October 15, 2011 11:50:23 PM i believe some dells use a Proprietary powersupply. so you need to know for certain if the replacement is 100% compatible its not like most other pcs where you can stick any psu in--unfortunately i dont know which model dells use this--so you may need to look on dell support to find out but i would be cautious of anyone saying of course you can stick any psu you want in unless they really know for a fact that model isnt Proprietary Share RussK1 October 16, 2011 12:03:58 AM gigs66 said:can anyone tell me if replacing a 305 watt power supply in a dell 4700 with a 500 watt would be okay ? http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim4700/s... ...you're really lucky! It's not proprietary... you're good to just don't order from Dell. lol m 0 l Related resources Can anyone tell me if replacing a 305 watt power supply in a dell optiplex 755 w - Forum Can a 305 watt power supply handle a 7950 gt? - Forum 500 WATT power supply problem - Forum Best graphics card for 500 watt power supply? - Forum power supply !! extra 300~500 watt - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer davcon a c 274 ) Power supply October 16, 2011 2:13:59 AM I would suggest a semi-modular psu if you're using the oem enclosure. OCZ ModXStream Pro 500W - $54.99 USD/$34.99 USD after mir http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=33040&vpn=OCZ500MXSP&m... Canadian link http://ncix.com/products/index.php?sku=33040&vpn=OCZ500... m 0 l gigs66 October 27, 2011 11:22:13 AM Best answer selected by gigs66. m 0 l delluser1 a c 243 ) Power supply October 27, 2011 11:24:53 AM Strange BA, russwood had it right m 0 l RussK1 October 27, 2011 12:53:57 PM delluser1 said:Strange BA, russwood had it right All good bro, just hope he read the link as it's in his best interest. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved500 Watt Power Supply Build Forum Solvedaywun 500watt power supply help!!??? Forum SolvedWould My 500 Watt Power Supply Be Able To Handle a GeForce GTX 770? Forum SolvedIs a 500 watt power supply really needed for this card? Forum SolvedWhat is the best, most reliable 500 to 600 watt power supply I can buy for under 70 bucks? Forum Solvedwill a CoolMax V-500 500 Watt 120MM Serial ATA Power Supply work in a inspron 560 with a MSI R7770-PMD1GD5 Radeon HD 7770 GHz Forum SolvedWill The Antec 500 Watt Power Supply Fit With The Hd 7850 Or The Gtx 650 Ti Forum Corsair Builder Series CX 500 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply Unit Forum Hello Eveybody. I am Deepak. I have a optiplex 745 desktop with 2gb ram, 280watt power supply, 500 HDD and Genuine Intel(R) CP Forum will a zotac geforce gt 630 work in a hp s5750z desktop with a 500 watt power supply Forum Solved500 or 600 watt power supply? Forum SolvedWill an antec earthwatts 500-watt atx cpu power supply Forum 2 x molex cables to 2 x 8 pin with a 500 watt power supply :/ Forum I have a 1440x900 moniter and a 500 watt power supply. Right now i have a radeon 6450 (which sucks) and i was thinking about Forum Help :) , suggestions for new Graphic Card under 150$ , 1920x1080 led FullHD , 500 Watt power supply! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !