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i have a ATI radeon 256mb graphics card and would like to know if the psu that i currently have is powerful enought to cope with it, the PSu is 300w

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Howdy:

What we need to know is the model number of the Radeon card ie: X1900 GT

BTW, if you have that particular video card, it requires a minimum 400watt PSU.

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it is a ATI radeon 9200 256mb agp card
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Well, everywhere I have checked including the ATI site does not list a separate power requirement for this card.

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so if i install it i dont have to worry about it over loading then

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You shouldn't but the 300watt psu is scraping the bottom right now. Wouldn't hurt to upgrade to a 450 in the future if you can.

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ok thanks for your help i may consider upgrading to a 450
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