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video card and power supply

i have a pavilion a6110n is this a good upgrade XFX GeForce 9600 GSO video card im thinking of adding a blu-ray drive and hooking up my hdtv as for the power supply i dont know what to get

 

i have $200 to spend any suggestion recommendation will be appreciated :smileyhappy:

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Re: video card and power supply

Here is a link to a great power supply unit (PSU):

 

 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817341001

 

I have the same unit in my gaming rig and I am using a XFX 4870 XXX (775/3800) video card.  It runs nicely.

 

With this PSU, the card that you mention will work to the max.  In fact, you could even go to a higher version if you desire.

 

The main thing to check is the measurements of your existing PSU.  Then, check them against the measurements for the OCZ GameXStream 600W in this link:

 

http://www.ocztechnology.com/products/power_management/ocz_gamexstream_power_supply-nvidia_sli_ready_

 

I hope this helps.

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Re: video card and power supply

i think i am going to get XFX GeForce 9800 GT video card i will look into the psu you mention thanks

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