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Basically I have an old DELL C521 and I want to get a new graphics card WITHOUT getting a new power supply.

I believe the standard one is 280w?

Would My computer be able to handle this?

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11168-30-20G-5670-GDDR5-Graphics/dp/B004L2K8ZA/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1310333109&sr=1-3

Thanks in Advance.
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  1. Basically I have an old DELL C521 and I want to get a new graphics card WITHOUT getting a new power supply.

    I believe the standard one is 280w?

    Would My computer be able to handle this?

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11168-30-20G-5670-GDDR5-Graphics/dp/B004L2K8ZA/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1310333109&sr=1-3

    Prince range is really £50-£80
    CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY:6150LE Standard and standard 280w Power supply.

    USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Low end gaming, Guild wars and Guild wars 2 when it comes out. Would like good frame rate in GW2, TF2, Cod's Starcraft

    Preferred website buy site: Amazon UK


    Thanks in Advance.
  2. NVIDIA GeForce 6150 LE [Display adapter]
    LG W1943 [Monitor]
    2.00 gigahertz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core
    64-bit ready
    Windows 7 Enterprise
    HDD:250Gb
  3. Dont know why you are telling me specs again...
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    RajivPatel, the first card you link is NOT low profile.

    the 5570 would be on the safe side. Not what i would call high end. But GW games tend to scale back well anyway.

    Starcraft is more cpu limited then anything.

    You could push for more if you know that psu has the power on its 12 volt rails, but I have no clue the specs dell gives that thing.
  5. I could easily run a Radeon 5570 1GB with a power supply with only 220w.
  6. Best answer selected by RajivPatel.
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