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Windows 7: The Bargain Basement Power Supply Round Up

20 Apr 2015   #11
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit

I have used that JohnnyGuru site before. Does a lot of stress testing on PSU and has good information.


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20 Apr 2015   #12
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

The article may be 8 years old, but it is still very relevant today. Case in point,

i have a power supply of 550w what graphics card should I get

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RGerard View Post
I run on windows 7 x64 with two ddr3 4gb RAM,AMD 6450 1gb gpu, AMD 6core processor, chiefmax 550w power supply, A960m-mv motherboard, and a segate hard drive I can tell you the specs on that if you need it
And how many people have we all helped where they have something like that or one from that article.
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20 Apr 2015   #13

Windows 10 Home Premium 64bit sp1

I'm laughing so hard those PSU sucked so hard I guess Coolmax was too good to make the list

I still have a 600watt running like a champ (BUDGET BABY)

FYI though it's not installed in any machine i am currently using hence it's running like a champ lol
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