Is this a graphics card problem?

So first I was playing heroes of newerth.... screen turns random colors... mostly pink... freezes and I have to restart comp. Then I get black ops......same thing happens like twice... then runs fine. I come home later today... windows turns random colors... freezes comp. I clean the case... re-socket the gpu and still more weird color errors. then finally... it boots.. and here I am writing this.

I have a 780i evga mobo.......bfg gtx 280 gpu........8gb ram..... sad thing is... bfg went out of business so no rma. I just want to make sure that this is a graphics card problem and not a power supply one. My ps is 700w.

This is the card i have:
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  1. Do you have the latest VGA drivers installed ? also is it possible for you to test the card in another system ?
  2. I don't have another system. Since like 10pm last night though after like 3 boots it has been fine... then I played call of duty for 2 hours and no problems. I'm still not sure what the problem could be. I do have the latest drivers installed.
  3. What's your exact PSU model ?
  4. Thermaltake W0106RU 700W Complies with ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V version SLI Certified 80 PLUS Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
  5. That's a good PSU.
    Have you OC'd anything ?
  6. I haven't overclocked anything. I've had the card for like a year and a half.
  7. so what about this card?
    It's just I'm worried it will require 2 6 pin power connectors and I'm pretty sure my power supply doesn't have that
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