Best gaming grapics card without extra power

I know the question might seem weird, since graphics card for gaming almost always use extra power via the 6 or 8 pin cables, but since i started putting a computer with focus on temperatures and sound levels, i was wondering if there was a decent card without any auxiliary power needs, and if so, what?

I get that its sort of a strange question, but sound levels and heat is the focus of this build, and since Im still pretty new, i guessed that the best way to keep down heat was to reduce the power usage and with that, TDP, across the board.

Thanks in advance.
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  1. There are definitely cards available. The 5450 is a good example. Mind you, you're not going to get a lot of gaming power out of a card that doesn't have an external power requirement.

    What games are you looking to play at what resolution?
  2. Thanks alot, i will look through the charts and make a decision from there.
  3. Quote:
    Oh! that was soooo painful.Should have used anesthesia.

    Next time just mash your head up and down on the keyboard like some of the fanboys do when they're posting a rant. :whistle:
  4. LOL
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