Closed Upgrading Graphic Card Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: December 2, 2012 2:56 PM in Graphics & Displays Share bies2mie December 2, 2012 9:48:50 AM I am thinking of buying Sapphire HD7770 Vapor-X card to replace my old Nvidia 9500GT card. I wonder if my system will bottleneck the graphic card? If it does,how much performance decrease will i see? Mobo : As rock N68c s ucc PSU : 500W Cpu : AMD Phenom II X2 555BE 3.6Ghz Sorry for my bad english More about : upgrading graphic card Best solution Sumukh_Bhagat a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:51:21 AM There no way to tell, will it bottleneck or not. But it will surely not. That processor will easily handle it. Share Ravyu a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 9:51:47 AM I think your PSU is more worrying, we need a bit more info on it Score 0 Related resources Upgrading a new graphic card into my pre-built - Forum Upgrading my Graphic card. Need suggestions pls. - Forum Upgrading my current Graphic's Card and Processor - Forum upgrading graphic card for dell pc - Forum upgrading graphic card - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Sumukh_Bhagat a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:04:58 AM 500w is enough power, but your PSU should be a good quality one like Corsair or Seasonic. Score 0 bies2mie December 2, 2012 10:17:37 AM I currently using 30$ psu. From u guys were saying,i think my psu cant handle it. Can u guys suggest psu around 100$? Score 0 Sumukh_Bhagat a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:32:03 AM I have this one. And suggest you the same. http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Certified-Compatible-Plat... Score 0 bies2mie December 2, 2012 10:41:58 AM Thanks for quick reply. Really appreciate all help Score 0 Ravyu a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 10:44:19 AM Don't forget to choose the best answer if you are satisfied! Score 0 prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 11:01:38 AM Well Xfx Core Pro 550W Would suffice you http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=59615&vpn=P1550SXXB9&m... Its made by seasonic and way better than Cx 600. Score 0 Ravyu a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 11:02:45 AM Quote:Don't buy a power supply unless you have problems-500 watts can handle a 7970 so she easily handle yours That depends. Since the PSU is $30, it might not be a continuous 500W, meaning you can't actually use 500W, maybe only 300- 400W Score 0 prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 12:23:37 PM Well tell us the PSU model. Score 0 Simu a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 12:55:20 PM even if your psu is 30$, it can handle a 7770 easily. don't bother to get a new psu, unless u have prob. with it. Score 0 prototype18 a b U Graphics card December 2, 2012 12:59:52 PM 7770 need ~85W so to be sure tell use the brand/model. Score 0 bies2mie December 2, 2012 2:47:45 PM Best answer selected by bies2mie. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedupgrading my old graphic card Forum SolvedHave a quick question about upgrading graphic card? Forum SolvedUpgrading Graphic Card. Forum SolvedHi, can anyone help me with upgrading my graphic card? Forum SolvedUpgrading my graphic card Forum SolvedUpgrading graphic card Forum SolvedUpgrading my graphic card - need a suggestion Forum SolvedNeed help with upgrading graphic card in an old system. Forum SolvedUpgrading Graphic Card Forum SolvedUpgrading graphic card.. Need help!!!! Forum SolvedHelp upgrading to proper Graphic card Forum Solvedupgrading my graphic card Forum Solvedhelp with upgrading graphic card and mb+cpu Forum SolvedHELP! Upgrading my Graphic Card Forum SolvedUpgrading PSU and Graphic Cards in Small PC 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 !