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Old March 31, 2011, 01:56 PM
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im probably gonna do a 2500k build when i have enough for it i just wanted a simple upgrade for the time being, would the 5670 survive off that acbel psu?
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Old March 31, 2011, 02:21 PM
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cool, by the time you decide on the 2500k it should be cheaper :)

yes it should be fine.
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Old March 31, 2011, 02:30 PM
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this one? NCIX.com - Buy ASUS Radeon HD 5670 774MHZ 512MB 4.0GHZ DVI HDMI VGA HDCP PCI-E Video Card - ASUS - EAH5670/DI/512MD5/V2 - in Canada
or should i get the 1gb one
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Old March 31, 2011, 02:58 PM
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i guess it works but a little bit pricey. and when you build your 2500k or whatever system youll buy another gpu,again..:)
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Old March 31, 2011, 03:38 PM
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would this one be a better choice for only 10 more NCIX.com - Buy Powercolor Radeon HD 5670 775MHZ 1GB 1.33GHZ GDDR3 HDMI DVI VGA DIRECTX11 PCI-E Video Card - PowerColor - AX5670 1GBK3-H - in Canada
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Old March 31, 2011, 03:53 PM
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nope.
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Old March 31, 2011, 04:05 PM
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what are my chances of frying the 5670 on that 300w acbel(i wont be doing any overclocking)
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Old March 31, 2011, 05:00 PM
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well, according to this itll pull around 50-60 watts which is low.

so you should be fine.
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Old March 31, 2011, 07:26 PM
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thanks for the help just ordered the 5670
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Old March 31, 2011, 07:29 PM
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cool,let us know how it turns out.

also, when you order your new pc, dont forget to get a kill a watt or one of those blue planet energy meters
thingies. they help a lot :)
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