GTX260 + 460w psu Tags: Homebuilt Asus Systems Last response: September 2, 2010 8:25 AM in Systems Share DevanX7 August 31, 2010 11:45:19 AM I am planning to buy a ASUS GTX260 matrix. My PC specs at the moment Core 2 duo 2.33ghz E6550 4mb cache 4gb ddr2-800 ram 8800GT asus 512mb ddr3 2 x 80 gb seagate harddrives G41 motherboard PSU: Gigabyte Superb 460W Do you think I will be able to run the gtx260 on the 460w PSU. Not like i have the biggest mobo and cpu. Any advice would be helpfull thanks More about : gtx260 460w psu rolli59 a c 103 B Homebuilt system a c 299 Ĉ ASUS August 31, 2010 12:03:10 PM It would be pushing it trying to run GTX260 on that PSU. It is actually rated 400watt continuous load and 460 watt peak, with 2 x +12 volt rails at 14amps and 15amps. gordon_81 a b B Homebuilt system August 31, 2010 6:22:19 PM i wouldnt go for a gtx 260 if i was you the hd 5770 is a better buy now, it has dx 11 support so it would be more future proof and it draws less power than the gtx 260 and they perform on par Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsc a c 122 B Homebuilt system a b Ĉ ASUS September 2, 2010 8:25:42 AM A GTX260 needs about 10 - 12 amps. A 5770 needs 7 to 8 amps. In addition to being a more advanced part, the 5770 is a better choice for your PSU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHey I have a Dell XPS 8700 and my PSU is 460w and I was wondering if I would be able to upgrade my GTX 645 1gb GDDR5 to a Asus Forum SolvedCoolerMaster Elite 460W PSU Making Griding Noise. Forum Solvedcan a 460w psu run a 500w XFX Radeon HD 7870 Core Ed. 2GB DDR5 PCIe 3.0? Forum Solved460w PSU Video card upgrade issue Forum Solved460w cooler master PSU enough for GTX 650 and i7 4770? Forum Solved460w PSU with a GTX 760 that requires 500w Forum SolvedCorsair TX650 vs stock Dell 460w PSU Forum SolvedXPS 8300 GPU upgrade w/ stock 460W PSU Forum Solved460W PSU enough for the gtx 650 ti? Forum SolvedRadeon 7870 on 460W PSU Forum SolvedXPS 8300 stock 460w PSU, best GPU @ $150.00? Forum SolvedWhat kind of graphics card could I run in a 460w HP PSU? Forum SolvedGTX 670 on a 460w PSU? Forum SolvedWill my 460w psu take it? Forum SolvedWll a Radeon 7850 be safe to run on a 460w PSU? Forum SolvedWill a 460w PSU be good enough to run my rig? Forum Solved460w psu hang with some 2011 vid cardssss? Forum Looking for a Delta 460W PSU equivalent Forum SolvedPSU - 460W CM vs 800W Generic Forum Can a 460W PSU run this setup? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !