Best graphics card on this 500w PSU? Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx Radeon Graphics Product Last response: September 21, 2012 11:02 PM in Graphics & Displays Share slv10k September 21, 2012 10:16:11 PM Hello, I have this psu...http://it.dionicgroup.com/Files/Items/Files/file1_dccpc... I am hoping to be able to run either GTX 660 or a radeon 7850. I looked at this... http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/493743.aspx saying that the 660 requires more wattage but needs a minimum of 450w psu. I'm looking at getting either of these two cards. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... if my PSU can't run these cards....whats the best card I can run? Also looked at these benchmarks http://videocardbenchmark.net/high_end_gpus.html More about : graphics card 500w psu Reply to slv10k kevin83 a b U Graphics card September 21, 2012 10:35:36 PM You should definitely be able to run the 660 unless you are using an older cpu architecture than sandy bridge or certain amd processors. Reply to kevin83 slv10k September 21, 2012 10:52:24 PM my rig: Intel Core i5 3450 Ivy Bridge 3.1Ghz Gigabyte B75M-D3V 8 GB Radeon HD 6670 - Driver Version: 8.982.0.0 Win 7 64-bit 1TB @ 7200 RPM Rosewill - DR-8500BTX - 500W PSU also I was told before my PSU is horrible and doesn't dish out 500w psu.... Reply to slv10k Related resources Best Graphics Card for a 500w PSU ? - Forum Best graphics card with 500W PSU - Forum Best graphics card on a 500w power supply? - Forum New Graphics Card 500W PSU - Forum Best video card to run on a 500w psu that is around $100 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer slv10k September 21, 2012 11:01:39 PM TY bigmack, all I needed to know. Reply to slv10k slv10k September 21, 2012 11:01:42 PM Best answer selected by slv10k. Reply to slv10k slv10k September 21, 2012 11:02:13 PM this topic has been solved, idk how to do that. lol. Reply to slv10k Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumATI 7850 on 500w PSU ? ForumATI HD6670 and Bluestorm Pro 500W PSU ForumCan I overclock with 500w PSU ? Forum500w psu with 2 18a 12v rails enough for GTX 260? Forum500w psu good enough for a 5870 or 5850? ForumRadion 3650 + 500W PSU + CoD4 = good output for decent gaming? ForumGraphics card with corsair 500w and phenom ii x4 965 ForumIs 500W enough for this card ? ForumBest Graphics Card for a 300W PSU ForumNeed Guidance Forum[Solved] S3 Prosavage Video Card Forum[Solved] Is this a good deal?? ForumWhat gfx card is the best? ForumBest resolution for my monitor ? ForumUpgrading Graphics Card 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 !