Gtx 480 psu question Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx PCI Express Graphics Product Last response: August 1, 2011 3:44 AM in Graphics & Displays Share hoboleader July 31, 2011 2:36:29 PM this psu http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... pci-e connector = 2 x 6+2-Pin will this psu work with a gtx 480? gtx 480 requires 6-pin pci-e + 8-pin pci-e power connections http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... was thinking about getting a gtx 480 to run games like bf3/skyrim on high settings. More about : gtx 480 psu question rolli59 a c 1385 U Graphics card July 31, 2011 3:17:12 PM Yes it will run it but unless you get the 480 cheap then you would be better of with a GTX570! m 0 l jeepster50 a b U Graphics card July 31, 2011 3:17:13 PM Yes 6+2 means you can use it as a 6 pin or 8 pin plug. m 0 l Related resources Any PSU reccomendations for a GTX 480 - Forum GeForce 480GTX PSU Problem - Forum GTX 480 SLI... Will this PSU handle it? - Forum Will a EVGA GTX 770 run fine with a 480/500w PSU - Forum GTX 480 X2 Power Question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hoboleader July 31, 2011 5:19:14 PM k thanks for the info/advice guys, im new to comp building. m 0 l jjb8675309 a b U Graphics card July 31, 2011 5:50:19 PM yeah like rolli said it will work fine but you much better off with a gtx 570 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... needless to say I have one and love it, especially with a nice oc it is darn close to a 580 in most games where it matter ie the witcher 2 and metro/crysis m 0 l omarBaRcA July 31, 2011 6:52:48 PM u should buy the 570 GTX equal to the 480 GTX and takes less power and also cheap m 0 l johnnyq8 July 31, 2011 10:23:52 PM as the guys sayed 570 will be better unless that you are going to get 480 for way hell cheap price or if you already have it but overall your psu will run it fine m 0 l spentshells a b U Graphics card August 1, 2011 3:41:13 AM Chose the 570 Unless you play High res with AA then the 480 is better although it consumes more power m 0 l dalauder a b U Graphics card August 1, 2011 3:44:56 AM Are you building a new computer? If so, start a new thread and fill this out: http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/261222-31-build-advic... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcorsair h60 on asus gtx480 question Forum SolvedBest PSU under $100 for GTX 480 Forum SolvedXFX 650W PSU for a GTX 480 Forum SolvedGTX 480 Heating Question Forum SolvedNeed Advice, PSU for OC Dual GTX 480 SLI & OC i7 2600K Forum GTX 480 SLI vs R9 270x (question) Forum Geforce GTX 650 1gb run on 480w Seagate PSU? Forum Geforce GTX 650 1gb run on 480w Seagate PSU? Forum SolvedPSU for GTX 480 sli? Forum SolvedPSU, GTX 480, Case dilemma! Forum SolvedGTX 480 power supply cables question Forum SolvedPSU for GTX 480 Forum SolvedGtx 460,465,470,480 sli question Forum SolvedGTX 480 Power Supply Question Forum SolvedPicked up another GTX 770- PSU question 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 !