6450 on 350w power supply

toldyaboy1111

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Hello,
I just bought a Sapphire 100322L HD 6450 1GB video card and then realized it may require a 400w power supply. My PC only has a 350w, though I plan on upgrading eventually I cannot afford to riht now. Will this card function properly on my 350w power supply? Thanks
 

Traildriver

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The specs state 400W minimum. You have a 350W supply which is how old? And what brand? You'll be lucky it puts out 325W. You need a bigger PSU, preferable larger than the min 400W. Use a PSU calculator and enter all your PC components. That will give you a proper size idea. And buy quality.