my system is little bit outdated and I was thinking to upgrade my graphic card. Is Palit 1GB GeForce GTS 450 GDDR5 PCI Express
Model Number: NE5S4500FHD01 compatible with my system?
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
CPU Type: QuadCore Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600, 2400 MHz (9 x 267)
Motherboard Name: Asus P5N-E SLI (2 PCI, 1 PCI-E x1, 2 PCI-E x16, 4 DDR2 DIMM, Audio, Gigabit LAN, IEEE-1394)
Motherboard Chipset: nVIDIA nForce 650i SLI
System Memory: 6144 MB (DDR2-800 DDR2 SDRAM)
Graphic card : NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT (256 MB)
Disk Drive: SAMSUNG HD501LJ SCSI Disk Device (500 GB, 7200 RPM, SATA-II)
Power supply: 650 W
It should work. You may want to be prepared to swap out the PSU, but at least based on a cursory review of the specs, you'll probably be fine. Just have a new PSU picked out in the event you need it would be my suggestion.