Need GPU Advice! Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Biostar Graphics Product Last response: May 17, 2012 3:34 AM in Graphics & Displays Share mortalportal May 16, 2012 10:03:59 PM Hello again friends! I purchased my Seasonic 520W psu and it works flawless. But the bad part? MY GPU fried from my old PSU/MOBO. I have the following: BioSTAR A880G+ With onboard ATI graphics AMD Phenom II X4 965BE 8GB GSKILL Ram Seasonic S12II 520W Bronze 80+ PSU Is there any decent GPU I can run with this setup? Most I can spend is $160 USD. Any and all help will be considered~! More about : gpu advice geofelt a c 260 U Graphics card May 16, 2012 10:59:10 PM Your psu is an excellent one. You can run any graphics card you can buy with a $160 budget. That might be something like a 6850 or GTX560. m 0 l mortalportal May 17, 2012 2:09:20 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... i was considering this. but no idea if my psu would handle it. m 0 l Related resources need some gpu advice - Forum Looking to upgrade a 670 GTX, need some advice concerning older components and how they might work with a new GPU. - Forum Need a new GPU and I am looking for some advice $300-$500 range - Forum I need advice for GPU - Forum Need advice (swaping GPU) - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer geofelt a c 260 U Graphics card May 17, 2012 2:14:56 AM Looks ok to me. Here is what amd recommends, a 500w unit for the 6870: http://www.amd.com/us/products/desktop/graphics/amd-rad... m 0 l ilysaml a c 143 U Graphics card May 17, 2012 3:34:13 AM AMD recommends 500W to cover some certain stuff like OCIng, low end PSUs,..... Total power consumption for a high end system with HD 6870 doesn't exceed 314W Actually that quality branded PSU can run HD 7970 and there will be a room also for OCing the CPU & GPU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed advice about PSU and GPU Forum SolvedNeed advice on chassis airflow after the installation of an aftermarket GPU cooler Forum SolvedNeed GPU upgrade advice. Want triple monitor setup Forum Solvedneed advice on a new gpu for a friend Forum SolvedNeed some advice for GPU upgrade (to adjust with my current spec) Forum SolvedNeed a few Advice about my biuld - Ideal RAM+GPU? Forum Solvedneed advice on gpu considering power waste Forum SolvedI need advice on compatibility between my GPU and my Mobo Forum Solvedneed advice on next GPU Forum SolvedNeed advice on upgrading the GPU on Dell Studio XPS 9000/435 Forum SolvedNeed GPU upgrading advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on first build, motherboard, memory, GPU Forum SolvedUpgrading my GPU need some advice Forum SolvedDiscontinued GPU - Need Advice Forum SolvedNeed Advice on GPU 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 !