Solved Antec Earthwatts 500w for a hd 4850 1gb video card Tags: Radeon Antec Graphics Cards Graphics Product Last response: July 24, 2010 5:33 AM in Graphics & Displays Share iqubal July 24, 2010 5:21:35 AM Hello, I have this computer: -8800gt -amd athlong x2 6400 black edition -4 ggb ram - win 7 Main question is I have an antec earthwatts 500w power supply. Can I upgrade the video card to a 4850 1gb with this PSU? Or would I need another one? THanks! More about : antec earthwatts 500w 4850 1gb video card Best solution ares1214 a b U Graphics card July 24, 2010 5:23:22 AM no, that psu is more than enough for a 4850. although why buy a 4850, what price are you getting it for? iqubal July 24, 2010 5:25:19 AM Hey thanks for the reply! I got it on sale for 94.99 with a 20 dollar rebate so it comes to 74.99. Didn't want to spend any more money lol. From what I heard its a decent upgrade. Related resources Can a 9800GT run off of an Earthwatts 500W PSU? - Forum Antec Earthwatts 500W and my new HD 4870 - Forum 500W Antec Earthwatts w/ 8800GT SLI on my system? - Forum Is EarthWatts 500W strong enough for HD 4870? - Forum Antec Earthwatts 500W with HD 4870x2 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ares1214 a b U Graphics card July 24, 2010 5:31:45 AM yeah, for that price its pretty un-beatable. i was just making sure you weren't getting ripped off for a new 4850 costing $125+ iqubal July 24, 2010 5:32:56 AM Yeah and it is a pretty sweet deal.....many thanks again for your help! iqubal July 24, 2010 5:33:08 AM Best answer selected by iqubal. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum9600gso sli on Antec earthwatts 500w ? ForumAntec 500W " earthwatts " ForumWhy wont Antec 650 Earthwatts run HIS 4850 1GB card ForumWill a Antec EarthWatts 500W power my system? ForumAntec EarthWatts EA750 vs. CORSAIR CMPSU-750HX ForumAntec Earthwatts EA500 Delta 500W good for my system? ForumAntec earthwatts 500 to power dual hd 5770's? ForumX2 hd4850 1gb vs. hd 5850/6850???? ForumHELP.. gtx 295 using Antec 500w Earthwatts OK? ForumAntec Earthwatts 750 good enough for i7 gaming pc? ForumOCZ 500W stealthxstream vs Antec 430W EarthWatts Green PSU ForumShould I go with Antec EarthWatts , TruePower, or Corsair TX series? ForumAntec Earthwatts 430 Opinions ForumAsus 660ti DCU2 SLI, 680 DCU2 TOP or 7970 Matrix ForumBought Powercolor 5570 low profile card and wont boot.. 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 !