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New GPU which doesnt require extra power connectors

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August 20, 2013 3:41:30 PM

i currently have an asus gt440 overclocked graphics card along my fx6300. my power supply is a 500w cit (i think?) and i dont think it has any cables (6 pin connectors) to help power a new graphics card. can anyone reccommend a decent graphics card which can power itself just from the pci-e slot?
mobo: gigabyte 78lmt-s2p.
alternatively, could anyone suggest how to find some 6 pin connectors for my system? i do have a few spare 4 pin molex floating around, could i find an adapter and use those?
my budget is around £100GBP (maybe 650ti or something? theyre £105 at maplins at the moment but i dont know if it needs a 6 pin plug to power it)

thanks in advance, im new to gpus
a b U Graphics card
August 20, 2013 3:46:17 PM

Usually the do come with Molex to pci adapters, so make sure to check the description for package contents.
a b U Graphics card
August 20, 2013 3:48:39 PM

Also, the only and most powerful card that I'm sure that doesn't require a PCI power cable is the AMD 7750.
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