Solved Low Profile Graphics Card Tags: Graphics Cards Power Supplies Graphics Last response: July 14, 2011 9:12 AM in Graphics & Displays Share RajivPatel July 10, 2011 9:54:00 PM Basically I have an old DELL C521 and I want to get a new graphics card WITHOUT getting a new power supply. I believe the standard one is 280w? Would My computer be able to handle this? http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11168-30-20G-5670-GDDR... Thanks in Advance. More about : low profile graphics card RajivPatel July 10, 2011 10:03:25 PM Basically I have an old DELL C521 and I want to get a new graphics card WITHOUT getting a new power supply. I believe the standard one is 280w? Would My computer be able to handle this? http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11168-30-20G-5670-GDDR... Prince range is really £50-£80 CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY:6150LE Standard and standard 280w Power supply. USAGE FROM MOST TO LEAST IMPORTANT: Low end gaming, Guild wars and Guild wars 2 when it comes out. Would like good frame rate in GW2, TF2, Cod's Starcraft Preferred website buy site: Amazon UK Thanks in Advance. m 0 l The Halo Don a b U Graphics card July 10, 2011 10:09:33 PM You probably couldnt go above a 5450 with that Powersupply, but you could probably get away with a 5570 which is a lot stronger. 5450: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11166-01-20R-5450-512M... 5570: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Sapphire-11167-04-20R-5570-DDR3... m 0 l Related resources Optiplex 755 DT Low Profile Graphics Card (Non-Gaming) under $50? - Forum Good low profile graphics card for Aerocool QS-102 - Forum Low Power, Low Profile Graphics Card - Forum Best low profile graphics card? - Forum DDR3 vs Other Memory (Plus Low Profile Graphics card help) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer RajivPatel July 10, 2011 10:10:38 PM NVIDIA GeForce 6150 LE [Display adapter] LG W1943 [Monitor] 2.00 gigahertz AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 64-bit ready Windows 7 Enterprise HDD:250Gb m 0 l The Halo Don a b U Graphics card July 10, 2011 10:14:29 PM Dont know why you are telling me specs again... m 0 l Best solution nukemaster a c 112 U Graphics card a c 83 ) Power supply July 11, 2011 3:48:59 PM RajivPatel, the first card you link is NOT low profile. the 5570 would be on the safe side. Not what i would call high end. But GW games tend to scale back well anyway. Starcraft is more cpu limited then anything. You could push for more if you know that psu has the power on its 12 volt rails, but I have no clue the specs dell gives that thing. Share xerb July 11, 2011 7:16:43 PM I could easily run a Radeon 5570 1GB with a power supply with only 220w. m 0 l RajivPatel July 14, 2011 9:12:14 AM Best answer selected by RajivPatel. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHELP!-low profile card vs normal graphics card Forum SolvedBest Low Profile Graphics Card for a slimline Forum SolvedLow Profile Graphics Card for SC2 Forum SolvedSFF low profile pc graphics card upgrade help Forum SolvedWich low profile graphics card? Forum SolvedI need a low profile graphics card. After looking for hours I've found two and can't find which is better. It's between the EV Forum SolvedLow profile 400w Graphics card Forum SolvedLow Profile Graphics Card. Can't find one that will fit Forum SolvedFull size graphics card fit in low profile PCIe x16 slot? Forum Solvedcant figure out if i need low profile graphics card Forum SolvedI need a good low-profile graphics card for my PC Forum SolvedWhat is the best low profile graphics card... Forum SolvedWhat low profile graphics card? Forum SolvedLow profile graphics card for gaming Forum SolvedOptiplex 745 (Desktop) - Low profile graphics card that will fit? 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 !