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 PSU good enough? - Forum Will this Seasonic PSU good enough for my system? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JackNaylorPE a c 231 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 SolvedIs this PSU good enough? Forum Solvedgood enough psu Forum SolvedNeed good enough psu Forum SolvedPSU good enough for new PC parts? Forum SolvedGood enough PSU? Forum SolvedIs my PSU good enough for a 280x or 7970 addition? Forum SolvedThis is my PSU... good enough for a few more months? Forum SolvedWill this build work? (eg. No bottlenecking, PSU good enough) Forum Solvedgood enough psu? Forum SolvedIs my psu good enough? Forum 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 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 !