Closed Low power graphics card for dual display Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Product Last response: October 14, 2011 9:47 PM in Graphics & Displays Share ANowak88 October 14, 2011 3:04:56 PM Hello, I have an Optiplex 380 small form factor pc. It is my work computer and I'd like to have dual monitors. The power supply is 235w. So I need a low profile, low power consumption graphics card. Any suggestions? Thank you in advance. More about : low power graphics card dual display amuffin a c 107 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 3:26:49 PM Radeon 5450. LongLiveRock1974 October 14, 2011 3:49:00 PM I rocked an 8800GT for years. I still have it as a back-up if my either of my 570's crap out. Related resources Low power , dual display grahphics card - Forum AMD Radeon Dual Graphics (APU+ Low Profile Card ) - Forum Advice on dual DVI, low power graphics cards - Forum Very low power dual DVI Dual Link Card - Forum Low Power dual video motherboard - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ANowak88 October 14, 2011 4:30:52 PM The ATI website recommends a 400w power supply for the Radeon 5450. Will the 235w on my machine suffice? Sorry if this is a stupid question, but I don't know much about graphics cards. Best solution inanition02 a b U Graphics card October 14, 2011 4:36:40 PM This one is cheap ($35, $15 after MiR) and Asus brand. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... inanition02 a b U Graphics card October 14, 2011 4:40:18 PM Under load, that card should pull max of 25W. So, i guess it depends on what else you have in there but it should be fine. inanition02 a b U Graphics card October 14, 2011 4:52:52 PM If you are really worried about power, you can try this. Its more expensive, but no need to open the pc! http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... ANowak88 October 14, 2011 6:14:43 PM Best answer selected by ANowak88. ANowak88 October 14, 2011 6:15:18 PM Thanks for the help! Going with the Asus. Never buying a Dell... Mousemonkey a c 242 U Graphics card October 14, 2011 9:47:51 PM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNew graphics card display issue ForumLow profile card for 30" Apple cinema display ForumLow Profile Multi- Display Graphics on the Cheap ForumReliable, cheap and very low power graphics ForumLow Profile Graphics Card ForumBest Low Profile/ Low Power Graphics card for my box ForumLow Power Consumption Graphics Card ForumLow power graphics card help/advice Forum7970 Dual. ForumLooking for GFX card for around 350$ ForumGrapgic card failed or not? ForumATI Card Overheat Auto-shutdown Problem ForumGrahics Card problem ForumGraphic card querry ForumLumion graphics resolution in nvidia geforce 6200 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 !