PSU with 3850 Tags: Graphics Cards Computer Graphics Product Last response: February 18, 2009 12:09 AM in Graphics & Displays Share TheKidd February 17, 2009 8:10:11 PM hi guys im planning on purchasing a hd 3850 agp video card for my older computer. i also have to upgrade my PSU due to it having 300w and the recommended amout is 450w. im plannin g on getting this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... the psu has 1x6 pin pcie cord but the card requires a 8 pin pcie. im stumped as to where everthing is going. if someone could explain i would very much appreciate it. thanks More about : psu 3850 theAnimal February 17, 2009 10:44:21 PM Get a good quality PSU. Antec Earthwatts, Corsair or Seasonic. You'll need to use an adapter if the PSU does not have an 8pin connector. TheKidd February 18, 2009 12:03:58 AM i can see that they are better quality but i dont have that kinda muney. is there anything thats still good but cheap? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer TheKidd February 18, 2009 12:09:02 AM and i have no idea what adapter im looking for if somebody could help here as well? thanks Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedRadeon hd3850 work with psu 450W with 10amps on 12v+ rail? Forum do we have to connect an HIS ati radeon hd3850 AGP to our PSU? and how do we do that . Forum HD 3850 on 420w PSU Forum PSU Wattage for ATI HD3850 graphics card? Anyone? Forum PSU Wattage For ATI HD3850 512mb Forum Hd 3850 (psu connection) Forum FS: E6750, PCP&C 610w PSU, ATI 3850, 4GB Ram Forum Will a Radeon 3850 work with a 230 watt PSU? Forum Is my PSU powerful enough for a Radeon HD 3850?? Forum Is my PSU powerful enough for a Radeon HD 3850?? Forum HD3850 and PSU Forum PSU and a hd3850? Forum 3850 upgrade...new PSU needed! Forum HD3850 and 300" OEM PSU??!! Forum Dell 305W PSU enough for my ATI HD 3850? Forum SolvedDual monitors for an AMD A-8 3850 /w Radeon HD 6550D?? Only one screen works. Forum SolvedOverclocking A8 3850 Forum SolvedShould i use mine old ATI HD3850 GPU or Intel HD4600 Forum SolvedWhat low/mid range mobile graphic card is at least equal to a Desktop Radoen HD3850 512mb? Forum SolvedAMD A8-3850 APU CPU (2.9 mhz) with an EVGA GeForce GTX 750ti? Bottleneck problems? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !