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#1 Man_or_Astroman

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Posted 13 May 2010 - 02:58 AM

I'm buying a micro ATX case. In the specifications it says it can take a power supply up to 380 Watts.

That doesn't make sense to me. Are some cases unable to accept high-wattage PSUs ? ?
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Posted 13 May 2010 - 03:38 AM

Not that I am aware of, maybe the case was manufactured back before micro ATX power supplies were larger than 380 Watts.
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Posted 13 May 2010 - 05:08 AM

As long as the PS physically fits, the wattage is irrelevant.

Edited by strolln, 13 May 2010 - 05:09 AM.

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