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Windows 7: New Graphics Card For Dell Inspiron 580s


20 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64 Sp1
 
 
New Graphics Card For Dell Inspiron 580s

I was looking to get this card for my computer but wanted to know if it would work

Amazon.com: HIS Radeon HD 6670 1GB (128bit) GDDR5 HDMI DVI-D (HDCP) VGA PCI Express X16 2.1 Low Profile Graphics Cards H667FN1G: Computers & Accessories

On this site it says that the card and computer only used 200 watts durring testing

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...k,3135-14.html

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20 Oct 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

The card should fit no problem. The power supply on the other hand may not be up to it. The HD 6670 isn't necessarily a power hungry card (average around 67W at load) but if your Dell has the stock 300W power supply in it, it may not work.
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21 Oct 2012   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 (Windows 8.1, Linux Mint, Windows XP and others in VM)
 
 

By specs, it comes with a 250W PSU, mine says that, but open the case and look at the PSU. I did and mine said 125W.
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