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6600gt PSU HELP!!!

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June 26, 2005 11:40:20 PM

Hi.

i plan to buy a geforce 6600gt AGP, which according to review articles, needs a 350 watt psu.

i currently have a eMachines comp with:

AMD Athlon XP 3000+ 2.1 ghz
ONE 160gb hd
ONE stick of 512 ddr ram
cd-rw
dvd rom
au51 mobo with nforce2 chip
3 media readers (none connected)

My PSU:

Bestec
ModeL: ATX-300-12E
Rev: D
Input: 100-127V-6A
300W Max
200-240V-3A 60/50Hz
Output: +12v/15A
+5v/30A
+3.3v/28A
-12v/0.8A
+5VSB/2A
+5V & +3.3V/180w Max
+5V & +12v & +3.3V/288w Max

im on a tight budget (~$150, the card costs $149) and i'd rather go for another card that requires less power than buy a card AND a psu.

ANY SUGGESTIONS??
(im planning on playing bf2 and other future games)

Thanks in advance

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June 26, 2005 11:42:08 PM

u get the computer from the best buy add?
June 27, 2005 12:18:28 AM

u could probably get a 350w PSU for pretty cheap, I'd just get one and a 6600gt, and you might end up saving money anyway because you wouldn't have to upgrade as soon.
a b U Graphics card
June 27, 2005 3:23:31 AM

Most eMachines use SFX sized power supplies. Newegg has some listed under their "Micro ATX" power supply selection.

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