Psu advise for gpu Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Cooler Master Graphics Last response: June 8, 2012 9:35 AM in Graphics & Displays Share hen_21 June 6, 2012 3:24:19 PM hello friends iam going to upgrade my gpu from 9600 gt to his 6790, iam using cooler master extreme power plus 500w and i don't have enough money to upgrade it, can my psu run 6790. other specs are core i5 2500k asus p8h67 mle kingston 1333 4 gb*2 i dvd writer samsung sh-222 one 250 gb sata 2 case fans 12 v More about : psu advise gpu willard a b U Graphics card June 6, 2012 3:34:26 PM Yes, it will be fine. m 0 l sscultima June 6, 2012 3:44:59 PM that would be fine for your system. throw some lights in there too and make it flashy, you will have plenty of power left m 0 l Related resources Got a new GPU, but upon investigation, my PSU scares me. Please advise - Forum New build..need advise for PSU and GPU - Forum Need Advise to upgrade a pre-built HP Pavilion p7-1220's CPU, Graphic card, PSU - Forum Advise on a new PSU - Forum Need advise on a PSU, MOBO etc please... - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer vmem a c 91 U Graphics card June 6, 2012 4:48:36 PM looks fine to me. the 6790 isn't a particularly power hungry card. m 0 l hen_21 June 6, 2012 6:37:07 PM thanks gonna buy 6790 tomorrow. m 0 l Anonymous a c 117 U Graphics card June 6, 2012 6:49:18 PM you're fine with that card; your system will still be under 350 watts total. but please know that your PSU isn't the greatest and pushing over 400 watts might not be a happy experience Cooler Master eXtreme Power Plus 500 W Power Supply Review m 0 l spllda June 8, 2012 9:35:30 AM i havent buyed the card yet ,i have earned 70$ from an assignment , now can u please tell me that should i buy hd 6850, 6870,hd 7770 or gtx 560 with same psu , or i should go with 6790 with a new psu.probably Cm.gx 550. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew GPU Advise Forum SolvedGPU or Monitor Problem? Please advise Forum Solved8 pin cpu power connector problem , psu recommendation and psu advise ( uprading my old pc ) Forum SolvedNeed advise on selecting GPU. Switching from console gaming to PC gaming. Forum SolvedPSU+COOLING. advise/Phantom 410 case Forum SolvedNeed advise on recommend PSU watt Forum SolvedRAM & GPU Upgrade Advise Requested Forum SolvedPlease advise if I can connect the Sapphire R9 280x Vapor-X to my PSU? Forum SolvedNeed Advise on a PSU for my i5 Haswell build. Forum SolvedPlease Advise On Two-Monitor to 7870XT GPU Cable/Connection Forum Advise on cpu cooler and psu Forum SolvedNew GPU or new PC? Gamer advise needed! Forum SolvedNeed advise on a gpu Forum SolvedNeed an advise on choosing a psu Forum Need advise on a new psu !! 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 !