Closed Upgrading my gpu 8400SE to GTS 450 Here my question! Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Graphics Last response: August 12, 2011 2:30 PM in Graphics & Displays Share dagasaitim August 8, 2011 7:57:14 AM My pc Processor: Dual core E5200 2.50ghz Ram: ddr2 2gb GPU: 8400SE ( i upgrade to GTS 450 soon ) my PCIE 16x is 1.0 i know its backward compatible with GTS 450 2.0 And my generic psu Uploaded with ImageShack.us I play at 1280 by 1024 Games i liked to played if i got this GTs 450 are Call of duty MW2 Need for speed MW Prototype Killing Floor Need for speed shift crysis 1 PS: Im on tight budget so i buy 1st the GTS 450 and after a month im gonna buy NEW PSU from Corsair. Im am ok with GTS 450? More about : upgrading gpu 8400se gts 450 question FunSurfer a b U Graphics card August 8, 2011 8:15:59 AM The GTS 450 needs a 400W PSU with 22A on the 12V rails so you should be fine with your current PSU but it is a good choice to switch your generic PSU with a Corsair PSU Score 0 dagasaitim August 8, 2011 8:22:46 AM ohhh thanks a lot for the response! Im gonna buy POWER CABLE Y SPLITTER cause i have 1 left 4pin gts 450 requires 2 4pin power Score 0 Related resources 8400SE to GTS 450 is my system ok? - Forum Which gpu to upgrade to from my GTS 450? - Forum GTS 450 Upgrade Questions - Forum Worth GPU upgrade? GT 240 to GTS 250 or GTS 450 - Forum GTS 450 question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dagasaitim August 8, 2011 9:40:18 AM thanks Score 0 iam2thecrowe a c 177 U Graphics card August 8, 2011 10:30:55 AM your power supply will blow up as soon as any load is applied to the video card. A PSU that is that cheap end nasty will not produce its rated power. an antec 380w unit will produce more continuous power. Score 0 dagasaitim August 8, 2011 11:49:18 AM so the PSU will blow and my GPU will not harm? Score 0 Emperus a b U Graphics card August 8, 2011 12:59:35 PM IMO, first get the PSU and then whichever video card you want. Score 0 dagasaitim August 8, 2011 9:51:27 PM i want to play so i buy first the videocard? im on tight budget Score 0 runswindows95 a b U Graphics card August 8, 2011 10:07:01 PM I agree with upgrading the PSU first as well. Score 0 iam2thecrowe a c 177 U Graphics card August 9, 2011 10:55:15 AM dagasaitim said:so the PSU will blow and my GPU will not harm? if your lucky. i made the mistake once when i was younger buying a cheap psu, when it blew up in smoke it killed my motherboard. Score 0 Mousemonkey a c 274 U Graphics card August 12, 2011 2:30:33 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill my Mobo support a GeForce GTS 450 GPU? Forum SolvedNvidia Geforce 450 gts 1gb ddr5 upgrade Forum SolvedUpgrading NVIDIA GTS 450, $120-140 budget Forum SolvedUpgrade for GTS 450 and Intel Pentium Build Forum SolvedUpgrading my Nvidia GeForce GTS 250 total noob here :( Forum SolvedUpgrading from GTS 450 1GB Forum SolvedGpu SAPPHIRE HD 5450 1GB DDR3 or NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 GDDR3 ? Forum SolvedUpgrade from GTS450? Forum SolvedShould i upgrade my gts 450 to gtx 760 or 770? Forum SolvedHelp me decide which GPU should i buy? EVGA GTS450 or XFX Radeon 5770 Forum Upgrading 450 GTS, 350 euro budget Forum SolvedGts450 power supply question Forum SolvedUpgrade for a GTS450 DDR3 Forum Here come the GTS 450 reviews Forum Is my cpu: (i5 2500 3.30GHz) being bottlenecked by my GPU GeForce GTS 450 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 !