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Build a PC
By cjk718
Jan 5, 2008
  1. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 21,915   +203

    It will work nicely...
  2. raybay

    raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 10,716   +8

    But is it wise. the eMachine is infamous for eating power supplies along with its motherboards.
  3. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,631   +1,132

    Rear Overhang.....

    Realize that in an Emachines mini-tower, larger supplies such as this can be a tight fit. They'll usually go in, but measure first. The PSU you're looking at doesn't appear too deep.
  4. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,079   +14

    provided it fits the dimensions and your power requirements, it should work.
    Get a PSU that is equal or greater to your current wattage. I would add 50w to be on the safe side.
  5. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 21,915   +203

    ... but we always have to install another power supply to make sure the motherboard is good or not
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