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 | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove 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 | Report abuse 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 | Report abuse 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 | Report abuse Related ressources Phenom II4x 965be and hd 7850 on a 450w psu - Forum Sapphire 7850 2gb + psu overclock trixx? - Forum PSU for hd 7850 2gb - Forum 7850 x2 psu help - Forum Can a 7850 run on a 480 watt arctic psu ? - Forum Ask the community Publish 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 | Report abuse dosdecarnitas June 13, 2012 10:32:20 AM Corsair PSU are an old design but fairly good and stable | Report abuse digvijaysingh June 13, 2012 11:25:26 AM lJust buy Cooler Master Extreme Power Plus 500W 500 Watts PSU | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Graphics & Displays>7850 PSU> Related ressources: ForumBest/Cheapest psu for 7850 ForumPSU for 7850 & i5-Ivy Brdige new build ForumWill this PSU run the HD 7850 ? ForumXfx 450w psu and xfx radeon 7850 no oc ForumRadeon HD 7850 and PSU [3D Texturing] ForumPSU for amd 6300 + HD 7850 (2gb) ForumCase and PSU for gaming rig i5 3570k, HD 7850 ForumPSU good enough for 7850 ? Forum7850 OC Video Card work with a Energon 550W psu ? ForumWhich PSU for i5 3470 and HD 7850 ForumPSU powering 7850 ForumWill my PSU handle xfire 7850 's ForumIs it possible a 7850 crossfire on a 500w psu ? ForumPsu for 7850 and 3570k ForumCan A HD 7850 Run on my 500w PSU 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 !