4770 graphics card and RIGHT powersupply

hey guys

i know the 4770 card min requirement is 450 watts but how much more watts generally in a power supply should you have for just in case scenarios. i dont want to buy like something thats overkill but something that can withstand anything to be on the safe side..far safe. i own a rosewill green series. specs below. im just wondering if i buy a 4770 to pair it up with this 530 psu.. would i have longevity without any problems ever or do i need to upgrade the psu as well. thx guys

my build is:
amd x2 245
gigabyte ma78l-m-s2
ddr2 2gb pc6400 dual lik
1 hdd
1 dvdr drive

Brand Rosewill
Model RG530-S12
Series Green Series
Spec
Type ATX12V v2.3 & EPS12V v2.92
Maximum Power Continuous 530W@40°C
Fans 1 x Silent 120mm Golf Fan
PFC Active
Main Connector 20+4Pin
+12V Rails Single
PCI-Express Connector 1 x 6-Pin, 1 x 6+2-Pin
SATA Power Connector 6
SLI Ready
CrossFire Ready
Modular No
Efficiency > 80%, Up to 85%
Energy-Efficient 80 PLUS Certified
Over Voltage Protection Yes
Overload Protection Yes
Input Voltage 100 - 240 V
Input Frequency Range 47 - 63 Hz
Input Current 10A @ 115V, 5A @ 230V
Output +3.3V@24A,+5V@24A,+12V@41A,-12V@0.5A, +5Vsb@2.5A
MTBF >100,000 Hours
Approvals UL, CUL, TUV, CB, FCC, ROHS
Dimensions 5.91" x 3.39" x 5.51"
Weight 4.0 lbs.
Features
Connectors 1 x 20+4Pin Main Connector
1 x 4+4Pin ATX12V/EPS12V Connector
1 x 6Pin PCI-E Connector
1 x 6+2Pin PCI-E Connector
6 x 4Pin Peripheral Connector
6 x 5Pin SATA Connector
1 x 4Pin Floppy Connector
Features Single 12V rail provide stable reliable power
Active power Factor Correction(PFC) provides clean and reliable power to your system
Black Coating Housing
Mesh sleeving on all cables for easier cable routing and better ventilation
Over Temperature/Current/Voltage/Power Protection, Under Voltage Protection, and Short Circuit Protection provide maximum safety to your critical system components
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  1. You can try this web site for starters......http://extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp
    Hope it helps
  2. with +12V@41A then it can handle 5770, don't worry, it should be able to run 5770... :)
    this is your PSU:
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182199&Tpk=RG530-S12

    right?
    U got a decent quality there.
  3. wa1 said:
    with +12V@41A then it can handle 5770, don't worry, it should be able to run 5770... :)
    this is your PSU:
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182199&Tpk=RG530-S12

    right?
    U got a decent quality there.


    yes thats the one. 5770? niceeeeee =)
  4. imnoeinstein said:
    You can try this web site for starters......http://extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp
    Hope it helps


    ty
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