7870ghz edition Tags: Graphics Cards Overclocking Graphics Last response: December 10, 2012 5:34 PM in Graphics & Displays Share baki_89 December 9, 2012 11:13:33 AM Hello, im wondering if my corsair cx500 can handle minor overclocking on my future rig : -phenom IIx6 1090tBE -sapphire 7870 ghz edition -hdd7200 rpm -ram 4gb currently im using saphire 5850 xtreme.or should i just get powercolor 7850 pcs ? More about : 7870ghz edition zooted December 9, 2012 11:18:47 AM Yes it will handle it with no problem. The 5850 consumes more power than the 7870. maestro0428 a b U Graphics card a b K Overclocking December 9, 2012 11:19:44 AM You should be okay with that psu. Can I ask why the upgrade? Related resources 2gb 7870ghz Edition xfire with a 7850 2gb? - Forum Shoud I Crossfire my 7870ghz Edition, or go for the R9 290x? - Forum Why does my desktop shutdown when I use dual Radeon HD 7870GHz video cards - Forum 2 7870ghz or R9 290 - Forum Asus 7870ghz DirectCU II power supply question - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Embra a b U Graphics card December 9, 2012 12:03:42 PM Looks well balanced. baki_89 December 9, 2012 12:37:05 PM maestro0428 said:You should be okay with that psu. Can I ask why the upgrade? im preparing for crysis 3 and dragon age 3 jaideep1337 a b U Graphics card December 9, 2012 2:04:03 PM Yup no probs there. Have fun. baki_89 December 9, 2012 3:14:32 PM im torn between 7870 and gtx 660.any recomendation? zooted December 10, 2012 11:14:26 AM 7870, It's nearly as fast as the 7950 and it can overclock like a champ. Sunius a c 291 U Graphics card a b K Overclocking December 10, 2012 11:16:49 AM HD 7870 performs 10% better. GTX 660 has Adaptive VSync, TXAA and PhysX. It's up to you what's more important to you . baki_89 December 10, 2012 2:28:16 PM ordered the xfx 7870 black edition,can't wait to pick it up at the of the week Sunius a c 291 U Graphics card a b K Overclocking December 10, 2012 5:34:27 PM Glad you made your choice. You won't be sorry. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHD 7970 Ghz vs 7870Ghz CFX Forum SolvedEVGA 660 2GB SC or sapphire radeon 7870GHz ed Forum Solved7870Ghz Crossfire PSU Forum SolvedIs 80 bucks worth the difrence between a 7850 and a 7870ghz GPU? Forum R9 270x VS 7870GHz Forum 600w psu for 7870ghz edtition crossfire Forum gigabyte 7870ghz oc windofrce 3x gpu-z power issue like 12v etc plz help ! Forum R9 270X vs 7870GHz? Forum i5 3470 + Sapphire 7870Ghz. is this ok to have a score like this on 3D markvantage ( directx 10) ? Forum 7870ghz or 7950 for price? Intel minor overclock budget build HELP!! Forum Msi 7870ghz hawk vs gigabyte 7950??? Forum SolvedMSI GTX 650 OC 2GB Edition, Question? Forum SolvedGtx 560 vs HD7770 Vapor x edition Forum SolvedCorsair AF 120 Performance or Quiet Edition? Forum SolvedEnough Power for 2 MSI GTX 760 OC gaming edition? 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 !