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ATI 4850 and the 500 watt coolermaster

Postby grasshopper1g on Sun Jan 04, 2009 12:33 pm

I have a ati 4850 and a COOLER MASTER eXtreme RP-500-PCAR 500W ATX12V V2.01 Power Supply.
My video card went bad, is it from not enough power, or is this PSU ok? The PSU has 2 12v rails but only 16 amps each one.

- AMD AM2 5400+

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- Diamond ATI Radeon 4850

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Re: ATI 4850 and the 500 watt coolermaster

Postby grasshopper1g on Sat Jan 10, 2009 5:53 pm

anyone?
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Re: ATI 4850 and the 500 watt coolermaster

Postby EsaT on Sun Jan 11, 2009 12:53 am

4850 peaks at ~110W, old 90nm Windsor would be around 85-90W peak draw, then 50W for rest.
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