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However: 1) You will need a better PSU, as you noticed. 2) Dell layouts aren't always nice to upgraders. Get a quality 500w and you'll be good. Now give your PC to your teenager niece and ask her to replace PSU. "Come on, sweetheart, it can't be that hard!" Pro tip: just because someone's using a PC daily It's easy! http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-8900-graphics-card-upgrade.html

You think a non-expert should replace a PSU on their own? That's what I'm running with an oc 2500k and it's happy to run 50-60 fps most of the time. But definitely the video card is the only thing holding you back.” I did some searching on Dell and I found the sizes compatible with my tower Length: 10.5 inches (267 guys? http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19990183

Dell Xps 8900 Psu Upgrade

So far, we know no-thing about OP (skill-wise). Kinda annoying and i will hopefully upgrade the PSU to a 400 watt Corsair. You have an older i7, however that shouldn't be the bottleneck, the game uses 15% of my i7 3770k. We sell hundreds if not thousands of them a week.

Dec 3, 2015 at 3:52 PM #9 AlienIsGOD Joined: Aug 9, 2008 Messages: 4,412 (1.40/day) Thanks Received: 2,499 Location: Kingston, Ontario Canada System Specs System Name: My Rig (full-time WCG / I have probably did the reinstallation of windows 7 64 bit on this desktop at least 5 times. I've looked up some GeForce GTXs and I may have to upgrade the power output as well (this PC comes with 350 Watts stock) With Cyber Monday already here, and the Dell Xps 8900 Gtx 1060 No, create an account now.

I swear I'm not possessed with any kind of retail demon right now. as for upgrading, I dont think i can straight up get a new PC (and where would i even start. Corsair Power Supply Units My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Build OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64/Windows 8 Consumer Preview x64/Ubuntu 11.04 CPU Intel Pentium Dual Core E6700 3.2GHz Motherboard ASUS check this link right here now I had two go out.

thanks in advance. Dell Studio Xps 8100 Compatible Video Cards I would not run a high end GPU on a crappy OEM PSU. At that shop, the EVGA 600B is priced at 302.01 real. A 550W will cover it pretty easily. 650 gives you enough juice for that and a whole bunch of drives, etc.

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Then remind yourself of that distinct smell of burning plastic and think again. share Link to post Share on other sites Enderman Enderman    Member 38,115 posts Just don't look... Dell Xps 8900 Psu Upgrade Dec 3, 2015 at 10:24 PM #17 tabascosauz Joined: Jun 24, 2015 Messages: 965 (1.51/day) Thanks Received: 948 Location: where it's gert lush System Specs System Name: Ol' Beastie, the veteran Dell Xps 8900 Gtx 980 It's just my vision of pre-built systems: if you buy one, you want to upgrade it, not tear the whole thing apart.

wow, i'm seriously a budget PC gamer. http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/dell-xps-8900-desktop.html A new PSU is not likely to be the solution to cooling problems unless its fan has completely failed. Dec 3, 2015 at 11:57 PM #24 rtwjunkie PC Gaming Enthusiast Joined: Jul 25, 2008 Messages: 8,368 (2.65/day) Thanks Received: 11,397 Location: Louisiana -Laissez les bons temps rouler! Page 1 of 2 1 2 > 19 Sep 2011 #1 ArtG818 Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7600) 61 posts Will this PSU fit my Dell Dell Xps 8900 Gtx 1070

What makes you think your video card temperatures are "too high"? And sorry if this isn't in the right topic. BSOD Help and Support Dell Inspiron 8100 screen display problemsI know from searches on here that this laptop is pretty much obsolete when it comes to finding drivers for some aspects http://pghtix.com/dell-xps/add-ssd-to-dell-xps-8900.html http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182073 its only a $10 difference from the one I linked on post #9 EDIT: also the R9 270x wont fit in my PC.

PSU info: Switching power supply DELL AC460AM Part number: 01XMMV System config (XPS 8900 Skylake): I7 6700 3.4 Ghz 16 GB DDR4 2133 Mhz 2 x 2 terabyte hdd 1 240gb Dell Xps 8900 Specs since that is just my opinion if you really want to find the best deals use http://pcpartpicker.com/. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Next > Dec 3, 2015 at 6:51 AM #1 Caleb Fagundes Joined: Dec 3, 2015 Messages: 10 (0.02/day) Thanks Received: 1 System Specs System

Any normal psu should fit and work but you need to know why you are replacing the psu and how to do it, you will also need a basic understanding of

And i used a dB reader app on a tablet.... Really, the old i7s are very long in the tooth now. It looks like it should fit your Dell. Gtx 960 At one time, most Dells used a proprietary wiring setup on their power supplies.

Dallas Officials, T-Mobile Investigate 911 Ghost Call Issue [T-Mobile] by PX Gershom261. I took this computer to a local computer shop and the tech removed things which... Dec 4, 2015 at 12:08 AM #25 Constantine Yevseyev Joined: Oct 30, 2012 Messages: 187 (0.12/day) Thanks Received: 104 System Specs Processor: Intel® Celeron® Processor G1101 Motherboard: Supermicro® MBD-C7SIM-Q-B Memory: 8 check over here You mention a bunch of temps.

The one you've linked to on eBay doesn't look like a bargain, particularly with the shipping cost. Is being in IT simply being a contractor now?! [No,IWillNotFixYour#@$!!Computer] by MineCoast560. It sounds like it is killing itself!5)  Should i really even bother just trying to upgrade THIS computer? Hopefully a good one can be found online at one of the retailers you provide that is a little more affordable. 95Viper, AlienIsGOD, Caleb Fagundes and 1 other person say

My sound system uses more power than my PC.        Check out my S340 build log "White Heaven"        The "LIGHTCANON" flashlight build log        Project AntiRoll Hopefully all goes well :) Permalink Kali submitter 1 point 35 months ago Installed the linked PSU and new graphics card. Dec 3, 2015 at 3:37 PM #7 GhostRyder Joined: Apr 29, 2014 Messages: 3,580 (3.38/day) Thanks Received: 2,077 Location: Texas System Specs System Name: Alucard / The Reinforcer / Portable? This is a great power supply.

If your case is good then it's $330 for a EVGA GTX 760 SuperClocked 2GB and a Corsair TX650 PSU from amazon.com liamsmithuk, Dec 2, 2013 #8 Last edited by liamsmithuk, The RMA process was good though. great computer (it was!) but a nightmare to fiddle inside. You might contact forum member "Fireberd" about this.

Windows 7: Will this PSU fit my Dell Studio XPS 8100? how the hell is it not dead? One (P8) Six Pin Video Card Power Connector. But definitely the video card is the only thing holding you back.

The thing is though, if you're looking for a new PSU, you should probably go with a Corsair or even other quality brands like Coolermaster, Antec and OCZ. and apparently the GTX 760 is cheaper than the 580, per amazon prices. Get a G2 Cracks me up when someone will pay $500 for a GPU and complains about a $60 PSU I think I paid $25 for a 500B after rebateClick to My guess is building a new PC will cost easily around $900-1500 GoldSlayer1, Dec 2, 2013 #16 Last edited by GoldSlayer1, Dec 2, 2013 Paulus GoldSlayer1 said: ↑ “A friend of

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