Need help compatability check for xmas pressie !! Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: December 19, 2010 10:15 AM in Graphics & Displays Share sherrence December 18, 2010 2:18:18 PM Im purchasing the evga 1gb geforce gts 450 gddr5 and so need to know if it would work + is it gud to work with these specs : MOBO: Packard bell BV Cuba-MS 7301 CPU: Intel Core 2 duo @ 1,86 ghz each RAM: 1.5 Gb now upgrade to max 2 gb im also purchasing corsair it thermal cooled 500 watt power supply to power it ? please need quick feedback as nedd to order in time for xmas !! (ordering from preferably scan.co.uk or aria.co.uk) More about : compatability check xmas pressie Tamz_msc a b U Graphics card December 18, 2010 2:31:03 PM It should work.Is the PSU actually from Corsair? shadow187 a c 130 U Graphics card December 18, 2010 2:33:57 PM For about 10 more £ you can get this, which performs better. Either card will be fine, however. Related resources Need help to check it is compatible. - Forum Need help to check compatability - Forum need help.. xmas present.. laptop that will run sims 3 - Forum Hackintosh Project Compatability check [Please Help] - Forum Gaming Pc Compatibility Check and need some water cooling help - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Tamz_msc a b U Graphics card December 18, 2010 2:34:51 PM But the GTS 450 is a much better overclocker. shadow187 a c 130 U Graphics card December 18, 2010 2:37:58 PM Actually they both overclock decently and for two you can't assume everyone is overclocking. sherrence December 18, 2010 2:42:45 PM sorry it was colours it sherrence December 18, 2010 2:43:53 PM Plus the most games il be playin would be rts so C&C Company Of Heroes Age Of Empires Etc. so will make a diff? shadow187 a c 130 U Graphics card December 18, 2010 3:19:27 PM No, both cards will do fine. The one I linked is better but costs a little more. Both will run off of a 500W powersupply, but make sure that it has a 6pin PCI-E connector. Tamz_msc a b U Graphics card December 19, 2010 10:15:34 AM I dont know how stable 5770s are when overclocked, but I do know that the GTS 450 overclocks easily and is stable and you can notice the difference after overclocking as well. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedFirst Time Builder | Compatibility Check | Need Help Forum SolvedNeed help with compatibility Check? Forum SolvedNeed help with compatibility Check? Forum SolvedMom needs help - parts list for xmas Forum SolvedNeed to check compatibility help please Forum SolvedNEED HELP CHOOSING GPU!!! ALSO, COMPATIBILITY CHECK Forum SolvedNeed help, Budget PC for Xmas gift Forum Solvedcompatability check help please Forum SolvedPC Parts Compatibility Check! Need advice Forum Compatability check needed Forum Fx 8350 build Need Help Merry XMAS Forum Solvedfirst time computer build (budget gaming beast). need compatibility check Forum SolvedI need help reducing the money off this build! And also to check the build! Under 900$ build from Australia! Forum SolvedNeed Advice on PC Build Compatibility Check (1st) Forum SolvedNeed help checking compatibility (First gaming PC) 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 !