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Can my PSU take on this rig?

I have a question :D
I have a micro-ATX case and I cannot find any PSU that fits it.
My PSU say : 250W (+ 100W max)
So can PSU work with:
-Q9650
-An IDE HDD 7200 prm
-A GPU that consumes about 55W (HD 7750)
-2xDDR3 4GB RAM.
I used http://www.thermaltake.outervision.com to calculate and the recommended wattage is 341 Watt.
So can my PSU survive?
Current:
-E5700
-An IDE HDD 7200 prm
-Gt 210 (31W)
-1xDDR3 4GB RAM.
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  1. It probably can't. Although I'm fairly certain it won't

    Replace it
  2. Almost certainly not. Very low wattage PSU's tend to be very poor quality anyway. It's not all about wattage it's also about the specs of it's 12v rails ect.
  3. OK.
    If I can't, then how about an i3 and 7750 :D
    Because I am running e5700 (65W) and GT 210 and they work fine :D
  4. You're pushing it friend. Upgrade your psu before you upgrade anything else
  5. ffleader1 said:
    OK.
    If I can't, then how about an i3 and 7750 :D
    Because I am running e5700 (65W) and GT 210 and they work fine :D
    You can try it i won't recommend it though :p
  6. EzioAs said:
    You're pushing it friend. Upgrade your psu before you upgrade anything else

    I know that upgrading the PSU is the best way but i cannot find any PSU that fits in the case. :kaola:
    Mine is a Micro-ATX case. Get a new PSu = get a new case = I don't have money (student :D :D :D )
    So I will try to find a PSU but I also want to consider another way. :D
  7. We don't say you can't try but don't blame us if you blow the PSU and fry you new components ;)
  8. ^ +1. ;)
  9. Best answer
    thats at the limit of usage for such a pc, i wouldnt test it, because u could blow out your mobo and all its components with it .

    heres a recommandation:

    heres something i found thats microatx compatible and will give u some room for upgrade. and is a decent powersupply:

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817104132

    70$ is not bad for this ps, since microatx cases doesnt have the best powersupply possibilities :)

    cheers
  10. darth pravus said:
    We don't say you can't try but don't blame us if you blow the PSU and fry you new components ;)
    + 1
  11. Best answer selected by ffleader1.
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