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I have an old Alienware Hivemind PC circa 03. Power supply is dead. I called the new Alienware A.k.a Dell and they said They didn't sell a replacement part since it is 7 years old. My question what power supply can I buy to replace my dead one?

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Take your desktop computer (and the dead power-supply) to any computer-store. They can sell you a "generic" power-supply that will be compatible with your original power-supply.

Hint: the smaller the computer-store that you go to, namely a "mom-and-pop" company, the more-likely that they will install it for free, if you buy the new power-supply from them.

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My choice is Antec. been the most reliable for me. i usually purchase from newegg.com

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