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Windows 7: Installed new 4890 GFX Card

02 Feb 2011   #1
i3rock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 
Installed new 4890 GFX Card

Hey so guys im new to this, but pretty much

I recently upgraded my HIS 3870 to a Gigabyte 4890 GFX card
And my computer was working fine
but when i had that 4890 in it got up to the "Starting Windows" screen and just stops there.
But would load in Safe mode.

So what im wondering, is do you think its the fact i have a 500w PSU or something else?

Cheers
i3rock


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02 Feb 2011   #2
i3rock

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit
 
 

Ok i found out my PSU is only a 31A so thats what i need to upgrade
Will this here work because i need 35A+
Litepower 700W
I cna get one for 100$ Brand new
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02 Feb 2011   #3
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Yes, will do nicely ... glad you sorted it out..
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02 Feb 2011   #4
SlackerITGuy

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by i3rock View Post
Ok i found out my PSU is only a 31A so thats what i need to upgrade
Will this here work because i need 35A+
Litepower 700W
I cna get one for 100$ Brand new
Hmm I wouldn't go for a Thermaltake PSU if I were you to be honest, they have quite a bad rep.

For $10 more, you could pick this PSU:

Newegg.com - CORSAIR CMPSU-750TX 750W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply

That's one solid PSU right there.
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