Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question

Can my PSU run this card

Last response: in Graphics & Displays
Share
February 14, 2010 5:45:53 PM

Hello,
I am thinking to buy this card:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

and my current config is:

- Intel Core i7 920
- BioStar x58
- 4 GB Ram
- Two Hard drives 500 GB and 200 GB
- One DVD writer

No over clock used

My PSU is HEC Ace Power 480W, so can it run with this PSU I will never do OC or add new components in the short time.

if the VGA is not suitable can you please tell me if one of the following are suitable as I dont have all models available in my country

Asus 260 GT ,XFX 250 GTS

Other thoughts: Do I have to think about ATI ? is there many games depend on the physx ?

please advice

thanks c

More about : psu run card

a b U Graphics card
February 14, 2010 5:51:58 PM

What about getting an ATI 5770 or 5850?

A 5770 is almost equal to a 4870 or GTX260, and is cheaper than a GTX260.

A 5850 costs $300, but is better than a GTX285.

Both 5770 and 5850 support dx11, support eyefinity, run cooler, and use less power. A 5850 runs better than a GTX285 but use less power than a GTX260.
m
0
l
Related resources
February 14, 2010 7:53:17 PM

any one plz
m
0
l
a c 189 U Graphics card
February 15, 2010 8:20:55 AM

I won't dare to use gtx 275 on HEC Ace Power 480W PSU. It seems not reliable if u asked me.
If u want to keep your PSU then buy 5770, don't worry about physX, u will be okay with 5770. :) 
m
0
l
February 15, 2010 8:45:38 AM

In my Opinion Gtx 275 Will run Smoothly on Ur PSu
m
0
l
February 15, 2010 8:57:03 AM

thanks alot guys , how about 5850 , will it run on my psu ?
m
0
l
February 15, 2010 9:08:02 AM


ATI Radeon™ HD 5850 System Requirements

* PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard
* 500 Watt or greater power supply with two 75W 6-pin PCI Express® power connectors recommended (600 Watt and four 6-pin connectors for ATI CrossFireX™ technology in dual mode)
* Certified power supplies are recommended. Refer to http://ati.amd.com/certifiedPSU for a list of Certified products

* For an ATI CrossFireX™ system, a second ATI Radeon™ HD 5850 graphics card, an ATI CrossFireX Ready motherboard and one ATI CrossFireX Bridge Interconnect cable per graphics card (included) are required


m
0
l
February 15, 2010 9:30:51 AM

thanks alot, sorry I cant choose best answer because I appreciate all answers
m
0
l
!