What do i require to install a geforce 8800gt grap

  stephen0205 10:05 25 Jan 2008
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I am building my new pc soona dn would like to know if i will need a specific case for the nvidia geforce 8800gt as the card seems double the size of a normal card, and i read that it needs a compatable power supply, what would be the recomended size for the power suply. Thanks

  Gongoozler 10:54 25 Jan 2008

This looks like a standard PCI-e card. Some cards are half height for low profile cases, but this is standard. Check that your motherboard doesn't have any tall components behind the PCI-e slot that might get in the way (I very much doubt that it does). You will need a 6-pin PCI-e power connector, but any modern PSU should have that. click here

  Gongoozler 11:02 25 Jan 2008

You might need one of these click here

  stephen0205 12:49 25 Jan 2008

ok thanks for the help

  project 90 16:20 25 Jan 2008

think they recommend 400W psu for the 8800gt? not sure i got a 450 on mine and it works fine tho

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