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 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. m 0 l 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.... m 0 l Related resources Best graphics card for 500w PSU - Forum Best Graphics Card for a 500w PSU? - Forum Best graphics card with 500W PSU - Forum What is the best graphic card that can safely run on a Real Power 500w PSU? - Forum Graphics Cards that run on 500w psu - 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. m 0 l slv10k September 21, 2012 11:01:42 PM Best answer selected by slv10k. m 0 l slv10k September 21, 2012 11:02:13 PM this topic has been solved, idk how to do that. lol. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Looking for a new Graphics card with a 500W PSU Forum 500w psu graphics card choice Forum SolvedBest graphics card on a 500w power supply? Forum Is It Safe To Run A Graphics Card Needing 500w on a 500w PSU? Forum Graphics cards for 500w PSU. Forum Will 500W psu be enough for my next graphics card? Forum 450W PSU and 500W Graphics Card? Forum New Graphics Card 500W PSU Forum SolvedBest 500w PSU Forum SolvedBest budget graphics card for 500 watt psu? Forum SolvedWhat's the best sub €50 500W PSU? Forum SolvedBest GPU on a 500w PSU Forum Solvedis a 500w power supply good to run a graphics card that requiers 400w Forum SolvedBest GPU for 500w PSU? Forum SolvedBest Graphics card for this 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 !