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Windows 7: Give me all of the benefits of upgrading my power supply please (:

02 Jul 2010   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

IMHO a no name power supply like that is at best a door stop. There are brands that I would suggest, Antec, Corsair, Pc Power and Cooling are just a few. No you can't buy them for $25.00. Keep in mind that every thing starts with a power supply. A $500.00 video card works like a $10.00 card if a all with a poor power supply. Nothing works correctly with out a very good power supply.A power supply is not the place to save money.

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 Give me all of the benefits of upgrading my power supply please (:

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