Is my PSU good enough for a 5850? Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: February 20, 2010 12:58 AM in Graphics & Displays Share plagasx February 20, 2010 12:14:23 AM Hey guys, I'm not sure on how to read the specs on this thing but I have an Earthwatts 500 EA-500D and wanted to know if I am good enough to get a 5850 or should I upgrade. Here is a pic of the specs: Please let me know because I don't want to get it and something goes wrong. Thanks! More about : psu good 5850 Upendra09 a b U Graphics card February 20, 2010 12:21:42 AM ur fine just go ahead and get the gfx card m 0 l paperfox a b U Graphics card February 20, 2010 12:31:04 AM It is good enough. m 0 l Related resources 500w psu good enough for a 5870 or 5850? - Forum Corsair GS600 PSU enough for CFX 5850 - Forum 5850 good enough? - Forum good enough psu? - Forum Is my psu good enough? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JackNaylorPE a c 229 U Graphics card February 20, 2010 12:55:39 AM The EA-500 is a great PSU...9.5 performance rating http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=... if ya ever wanna check size, let this "do the math" for you. http://www.antec.outervision.com/ m 0 l jyjjy a c 376 U Graphics card February 20, 2010 12:58:04 AM Yeah, that should easily handle the HD5850 which is quite low power for its performance. You should even have a lot of leeway to OC the card. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPSU good enough? Mixed reviews Forum SolvedPSU good enough for this rig? Forum SolvedIs my PSU good enough for this build? Forum SolvedIs my PSU good enough for SLI setup? Forum SolvedGood enough PSU for the parts? Forum SolvedIs My PSU Good Enough for the R9 290? Forum SolvedIs the Corsair CS550M psu good enough for my new gaming rig? Please help... Forum SolvedPSU good enough for overclocking? Forum SolvedIs a 650w psu good enough for this system? Forum SolvedIs my NEX650G PSU good enough for EVGA GeForce GTX 770 Superclocked w/ EVGA ACX Cooler Forum SolvedIs my psu good enough? Forum SolvedIs my psu good enough Forum SolvedIs a 850W PSU good enough for a 2x ATI R2 290x or 2x GTX 780? Forum SolvedNeed help determining if my PSU is good enough. Forum Solvedis my psu good enough for sli gtx 780? 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 !