7850 PSU Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: June 13, 2012 11:25 AM in Graphics & Displays Share supersonic977 June 13, 2012 8:58:16 AM Hello guys I have an extremely limited budget and I want to get a PSU for my HD 7850 I found two options within my budget limit: CORSAIR CX430 V2 80 PLUS PSU Thermaltake Smart m450w 80 PLUS HEC (Gamma) 500w PSU which one of them can run this card? I checked system requirements of this card on the AMD website it was 500W, But I saw some threads showing that the card needs much less than 500W PSU More about : 7850 psu supersonic977 June 13, 2012 9:25:09 AM My rig is Gigabyte H61 Core i5 2400 Kingstone 4 GB DDR3 ram HD 7850 (Or I can downgrade to HD 7770) I will not crossfire or overclock and I have extremely limited budget so those are the only PSUs within my limit m 0 l dosdecarnitas June 13, 2012 10:02:26 AM i would go for a Antec EA380 watts , it has one 6 pin connector and with no overlock on the cpu you should be fine overlocking the video card Delta makes this psus, they should be fine, ive had 5 psus from this Earthwatts series and non had any issues, one EA650, Two EA500, one EA380 and one EA430 dont just expect something fancy, the PSU just work as they should m 0 l Related resources Can I run a Radeon 7850 with my 450w PSU? - Forum Will this EVGA 600B psu support vtx hd 7850? - Forum VTX HD 7850, what compatible PSU and MOBO? - Forum xfx 7850 - no 6pin pci's on psu - can i use sata - pci converters? - Forum Will my 450w PSU run a powercolor hd7850 2gb? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer supersonic977 June 13, 2012 10:09:41 AM So non of the above can power my vga? Antec EA380 is not available at my location m 0 l dosdecarnitas June 13, 2012 10:31:17 AM yeah they can i just meant something cheap that can do the job.... id go if had to chose from those two, CORSAIR hands down ive hade some bad experience with thermaltake products and not just PSUs m 0 l dosdecarnitas June 13, 2012 10:32:20 AM Corsair PSU are an old design but fairly good and stable m 0 l digvijaysingh June 13, 2012 11:25:26 AM lJust buy Cooler Master Extreme Power Plus 500W 500 Watts PSU m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed a Good PSU for Crossfire Radeon HD 7850 Forum Solvedwill psu be ok with radeon 7850 Forum SolvedFSP ATX-350PNR PSU can handle HD7850 OR HD7870 ? Forum SolvedA10 7850k build Streacom Mini Itx Pico PSU Forum SolvedWould this PSU suffice for an a10-7850k+r7 250 crossfire? Forum SolvedHow large of PSU capacity do I need for AMD A10 7850K? Forum SolvedPSU requirement confirmation 650 Ti Boost / 7850 Forum SolvedWill my PSU run a XFX Radeon HD 7850 2GB? Forum SolvedUpgrade Mobo+psu and crossfire 7850's or get high end gpu? Forum SolvedRadeon 7850 PSU minimum requirement help Forum SolvedLooking to upgrade my PSU for Radeon 7850. Forum SolvedWill a 7850 work ok on my Corsair 400w psu? Forum SolvedGtx 660 or hd 7850 wich has Lower PSU requirement Forum SolvedCan my PSU handle HD7850 Forum SolvedWill 2x7850's bottleneck my CPU and can my current PSU support it 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 !