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21 Jun 2011   #11

Windows 7 Pro X64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
With a 220W PSU I would not venture to upgrade the GPU. I think you should solve the PSU problem first.
I'm confused as to the actual size of the unit. Acer says 10.57" tall, 3.94" wide, and 14.48" deep. (That's what I referred to, in a prior post.) Walmart, 13.8 X 7.6 X 13.6.

If the Acer numbers are correct, it won't use a standard ATX PSU. If it's a proprietary format, it may be difficult to upgrade.

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03 Aug 2011   #12

Windows 7 Professional x64 (6.1.7600)

hi. ive had a acer aspire for awhile right now i have a acer aspire x1700 but its pretty much the same as your pc and right now im doing the same thing as you! im buying that quad core with my employee disscount.
i think these psu's will work and ill probably buy one after i order my acer tonight. - Athena Power AP-MFATX35 350W Mini ITX / Micro FLEX ATX / ATX12V 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply for many HP Slimline System Upgrades/Replacement thats the 350 watt.
for a normal graphics that usually need 300 watts so heres the 300 watch version - Athena Power AP-MFATX30 300W Mini ITX / Micro FLEX ATX / ATX12V 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply for many HP Slimline System Upgrades/Replacement - Power Supplies

hope this helps
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10 Oct 2011   #13

Windows 7 64 bit

I have upgraded one of these systems quite nicely.

check the link below

Want to add a ATI Radeon 5570 to my ACER Apsire x1420G-U5832..
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