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Sign in to report inappropriate content. So looks like I don't need to upgrade the PSU after all. Unsubscribe from A42yearoldARAB? Skill Trident X 16Gb (4x4GB) 2400mhz @ 1.65v Video Card(s): MSi GTX1070 Gaming X 8GB @ 2GHz Hard Disk(s): Samsung 830 128GB SSD, Crucial MX200 500GB, Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2x 1TB http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-8900-graphics-card-upgrade.html

Anything higher and you'll have to upgrade that PSU.If he's not upgrading the case, that won't fit. I had an XPS 8500 awhile ago, the 430W No name power supply cannot be would you want to have an inferior heart in your system? After taking the new PSU out and putting back the stock Dell PSU just for kicks, lo and behold, the sucker fires up to my surprise. Get a card that has a reference PCB and a custom cooler and you'll be fine.

Dell Xps 8500 Compatible Graphics Card Upgrade

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They took the OEM tower with NO additional hardrives (just a single 1TB) and threw the OEM PSU away. You think a non-expert should replace a PSU on their own? A good idea would be to get something like the CX600M or CS550M and a compact GTX 970 or R9 380 or GTX 960. Dell Xps 15 Many people have done PSU replacements with semi-modular PSUs and nonmodular PSUs and it's not the end of the world.Click to expand...

I had two go out. message about display port failure when it comes back from sleep or the other machine on that monitor wakes up but that's it. Many people have done PSU replacements with semi-modular PSUs and nonmodular PSUs and it's not the end of the world. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2641125/upgrading-xps-8500-psu-couple-gtx-970.html Did you need to purchase 4-pin adapter to connect the new video card to the stock Dell XPS 8500 PSU?

I would prefer an Nvidia GPU and I don't really care about noise when it comes to fans. Specs: Intel I7 3770 3.4 Ghz12gb RAM460 watt psuGeForce Gt 640Windows 7Stock cooling  Edit: I decided Here are a couple of deals this week to look at in getting a pretty inexpensive PSU that will handle anything you throw at it. I know this because I own an XPS 8500. Have to be willing to buy a quality psu, cause as others have said, you dont pair a $500 video card with a cheap $60 psu.

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Have you installed a gtx 780 or titan and did it fit in the case? weblink Featured Topics 25 Planned Maintenance - Wednesday 22nd Mar, 13:00 UTC By colonel_mortisStarted 15 hours ago Topics 0 Search for unanswered topics By JekubStarted 2 minutes ago Posted in Feature Suggestions Dell Xps 8500 Compatible Graphics Card Upgrade Dec 3, 2015 at 9:26 PM #10 zithe Joined: Jun 16, 2008 Messages: 3,157 (0.99/day) Thanks Received: 450 Location: North Chili, NY System Specs System Name: Woot!:D Processor: Intel Core i5 Xps 8500 Gtx 1060 Forgot your Username?

equal to $68 USD- http://www.shoptime.com.br/produto/...-w1-0500-kr-500w-real-500white-80-plus-branco Aquinus, Caleb Fagundes, Constantine Yevseyev and 2 others say thanks. this content I'm pleased to announce this works, but installation wasn't a cake walk. Get a quality 500w and you'll be good. The biggest problem you will have is getting the power connectors (needs both 6 pin connectors from the Dell PSU connected) into the card and fitting it under the peripheral housing Dell Xps 8700 Gtx 970

Working... I will say it was one of the most creative cable managemnt jobs I've done!Click to expand... The length of it extends well beyond the default HD 7770 that came with the XPS. weblink By ZeokStarted 4 minutes ago Posted in Laptops and Pre-Built Systems 3 New Gaming Rig By ac11dStarted 4 minutes ago Posted in New Builds and Planning 5 What Is Wrong With

The bare 80+ PSUs from EVGA are intended to power a low wattage PC, not handle a GTX 980. This was a bitch! Dec 3, 2015 at 11:56 AM #3 Caleb Fagundes Joined: Dec 3, 2015 Messages: 10 (0.02/day) Thanks Received: 1 System Specs System Name: Dell XPS Studio 8900 Processor: Skylake 6700 3.4

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Dec 3, 2015 at 9:33 PM #12 Caleb Fagundes Joined: Dec 3, 2015 Messages: 10 (0.02/day) Thanks Received: 1 System Specs System Name: Dell XPS Studio 8900 Processor: Skylake 6700 3.4 dread7us 20,393 views 7:53 Upgrading a Dell XPS 8700 with a GTX 970 GPU and Crucial M550 mSATA SSD - Duration: 22:43. To answer your question... Sign in 71 12 Don't like this video?

Someone on the Dell forums claims that they had an Asus R9 290 and experienced "display loss". No extra screens no bios setup nothing, just straight to Windows login with the crappy 'no drivers' resolution for the new card. its a tight fit but I was able to shoehorn it in there. check over here Sunny Nath 19,442 views 3:37 Dell XPS 8700 PSU Upgrade Walk-thru (w/EVGA SuperNOVA 750 G1 and HD 6970) - Duration: 11:34.

mrbobhcrhs Joined May 2008 L9: Master 4,146 Posts 1,437 Reputation Give Rep Follow User Send Message View Profile Posts Created Threads Started 11-08-2014 at 10:50 AM #2 I have the xps Anyway, I thought I needed to upgrade the PSU as well to fire this bad boy so I got off to replacing that first before I started on the card, cutting While researching whether a Nvidia gtx 970/980 was going to work in my machine, I came across threads of where the Gtx 970/980 was giving a black screen for the Xps Do you actually have experience with the XPS 8xxx series?

I recently got this card MSI GTX 980 GAMING 4G GeForce GTX 980 4GB 256-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support G-SYNC Support Video Card [newegg.com] it's quite I will say it was one of the most creative cable managemnt jobs I've done! 95Viper says thanks. After installing the drivers, I went on to to totally own Project Cars on MAX settings! Log in / Username Password Verification Stay logged in Login Forgot Your Password?

Dec 3, 2015 at 11:20 PM #20 Bansaku Joined: Apr 19, 2013 Messages: 195 (0.14/day) Thanks Received: 80 System Specs System Name: Darkside Processor: i7 3770K Motherboard: GA-Z77X-UD5H Cooling: Zalman CNPS20LQ