Solved Geforce 550 ti quick question Tags: Graphics Cards Geforce Cable Power Graphics Product Last response: December 2, 2012 9:57 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Laxrules56 December 1, 2012 10:12:29 PM Do you need to use the 4 pin to a 6 slot power cable? or could you just use a 6 slot straight from your PSU to power the card? More about : geforce 550 quick question prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 12:26:22 AM Well if the PSU does have a 6pin conn use that. If not use an adapter. Btw what is your PSU ? m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 12:47:04 AM Corsair cx 500w m 0 l Related resources Power Supply Question for geforce 550 ti - Forum GeForce GTX 550 Ti Question? - Forum Looking for help fixing my issue with my video card (geforce gtx 550 ti) - Forum GeForce GTX 550ti vs GTX 760 SC? - Forum Geforce gt 640/ gtx 550 ti for an HP stock computer? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:32:26 AM Well here it says it has 2x PCIe pins. So where are you using them lol m 0 l Ravyu a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:34:19 AM prototype18 said:Well here it says it has 2x PCIe pins. So where are you using them lol I think he is asking if the molex pin adapters are required (??) m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:49:10 AM Well he dont need the adapter if he has already the 2 PCIE m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 1:32:44 PM i was just wondering, because my Gpu is having issues being recognized in my computer, so i was just wondering if that was the reason why. m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 1:39:29 PM That pin from the PSU is sufficeint (unless a cable is cut) . That wouldnt be the problem .Uninstall old drivers and install new one. m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 1:41:00 PM its a new PSU so i wouldnt think so, and where can you go to uninstall the old drivers? m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 1:41:06 PM i don`t know my way around windows 7 that well o_o m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 1:51:19 PM Download driver sweeper and use it to uninstall the drivers m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 1:57:40 PM okay thanks i did it, going to reset my computer with the 550 ti in m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 2:01:51 PM Remove Driver / turn off / install Gtx 550 ti / Turn on / Install Drivers/ Restard and come tell us here m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 2:23:52 PM nothing changed... my computer still doesn`t recognize the graphics card. m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 2:52:23 PM Can you try reset the bios ? BTW what is your system. All the specs plz m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 3:08:25 PM i already reset the bios, no help. 4GB (ram) Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5300 (processor) Windows 64 MCP73VT-PM (motherboard) cx500w (PSU) NVIDIA Geforce 7050/NVIDIA nForce 620i Bios AMI P01-A0 600gb memory DDR2 tell me if i missed anything m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 8:20:43 PM Well did you disable onboard video in the BIOS ? m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 8:36:58 PM yes and changed it to PCIE m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 8:48:50 PM Can you try another GPU ? Just to test the mobo /card ? m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 9:06:18 PM i tested my other GPU and it worked fine. im guessing the new GPU is dead (the 550) m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:16:13 PM Yes . Fill in the RMA m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 9:17:07 PM thanks a lot, ill get a refund from evga. whats the best card you think in your opinion for under $120? m 0 l Best solution prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:19:24 PM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... The best ever in that price. Its GHz edition and it will OC like crazy. And its a very good one. http://www.techspot.com/review/603-best-graphics-cards/... check the games Share Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 9:31:59 PM Could you OC it over the 550 ti? the 550 does better then the 7770 and its in the same price range. http://www.hwcompare.com/11894/geforce-gtx-550-ti-vs-ra... m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:42:57 PM No no no. That is not a compare. Listen me that 7770 is way better than 550ti m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 9:45:26 PM okay thanks a lot! ^_^ i just placed an order, its hope this one isnt DOA like the last graphics card m 0 l Laxrules56 December 2, 2012 9:45:39 PM Best answer selected by laxrules56. m 0 l prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:57:34 PM Xd Good Luck ! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat is wrong with my Geforce GTX 550ti? Forum SolvedM5A88-M and geforce 550 ti Forum SolvedCan a G3iT-m7 support MSI Geforce 550 GTX Ti Cyclone II??? Forum SolvedShould --or Can-- I upgrade my AW Aurora's 3+ yr old GeForce gtx 260 with a gtx 550ti? 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