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 1323 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! 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. Related resources SLi Gtx480 PSU - Forum Is a 600w PSU good for a GTX 480 - Forum 750W PSU Enough for 2x GTX480 - Forum Gtx 480 "Heat" question during heavy gaming - Forum PSU ok for 3x gtx 480 ? - 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. 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 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 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 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 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... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] ild-advice Forum PSU and TOWER for GTX 480 SLI Forum GTX 480 vs PSU Forum 480gtx SLI PSU Forum 480PSU on my GTX 260 Forum GTX 480 SLI Question Forum GTX 480 3 way SLI power question Forum GTX 480 Question Forum HD 7970 worthy upgrade from GTX 480 ? Forum GTX 480 power supply cables question Forum GTX 480 Questions Forum GTX 480 Power Consumption - Question Forum Gtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 Forum [Solved] GTX 560 ti with core 2 quad and pcie 1.1 Forum [Solved] Crysis 2 crossfire 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 !