Hd4850x2 on a 500w PSU Tags: Graphics Cards Silverstone Graphics Last response: August 8, 2010 7:38 PM in Graphics & Displays Share slick3 August 8, 2010 5:04:23 PM Hey guyz, i wanna pick a HD4850x2 from a friend who is selling it relatively cheap. I was wondering if the Silverstone Strider 500w with +12V rail with 34A could handle it ... What do you think, i'm no expert when it comes to PSU ... Cheers More about : hd4850x2 500w psu Rustyy117 a c 125 U Graphics card August 8, 2010 5:32:44 PM Ati recommends a PSU with 650W or greater, so no I don't think your PSU would be good enough. m 0 l jyjjy a c 376 U Graphics card August 8, 2010 5:51:14 PM Silverstone is actually a good brand but 34a just isn't enough for that card. How much is he selling it for? m 0 l Related resources Upgrading stock gt 630 to a gtx 760(+ is a 500W psu enough for gtx 760)? - Forum PSU Better - Corsair CX500 500W or Seasonic S12II 520W? - Forum 500w Psu Ideas - Forum 500w psu good enuff for gtx 660? - Forum will my GT-650 compatible with 500w psu and is it possible to play watch-dogs - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer slick3 August 8, 2010 7:09:44 PM jyjjy said:Silverstone is actually a good brand but 34a just isn't enough for that card. How much is he selling it for? $100 ... It's also the sapphire edtion and here: http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.php?option=com_conten... it says it consumes180w under loaded power ... m 0 l jyjjy a c 376 U Graphics card August 8, 2010 7:38:52 PM $100 is a good deal but trying to use it on that PSU is not a good idea. Even if it starts up you will be pushing it to the limit which is always a bad idea as it will shorten the life span of the unit and cause general instability. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedClub3D HD 7750 1GB GDDR5 on Headway 500W PSU? Forum SolvedMSI GTX 770 2GB and 500W PSU Forum SolvedOEM 500w PSU Runs GTX 770! So my question is this: Forum Solved500w EVGA PSU with R9 290? Forum Solved500w EVGA PSU with R9 280x? Forum SolvedCould I get away with a 500W PSU for a R9 280X? Forum SolvedIs this 500W PSU enough power to feed these components? Forum SolvedNot sure if 500W PSU is enough for this build Forum SolvedGTX 770 with 500W PSU Forum Solvedpsu 500w power requirement. please help? Forum Solvedwhich case + 500w psu will be enough for gtx 760 ?! Forum Solvedis 500w psu enough for gtx 760 ?! Forum Solved500W psu with r9 280x? Here are my specs! Forum SolvedHuntkey 500w PSU: Should I get 750 ti or R7 265 Forum SolvedWill 500W PSU be enough to power my PC rig? 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 !