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M4a78lt-M Motherboard and GTX 660 Palit Incompatibility?
Jan 14, 2013, 5:58 PM
Hello, First timer just wanted a simple answer, unless there is more to it
Basically this is my current set-up/rig.
Mobo: M4a78lt-m Asus
Cpu: Phenom II x4 965 BE O/C to 3.8ghz stable.
Cpu cooler: stock AMD one.
GPU: Radeon HD Sapphire 7750 1gb GDDR5.
PSU: 450w Raidmax stock anti-surge (definetly will upgrade to powercool 750w one from amazon)
Ram: 4gb Samsung 1333
Now to my question. - I want to know if i did upgrade my rig, the GPu and PSu would hte new ones work with my Motherboard, because im not sure about power connectors.
The ones i want to upgrade are to a GTX 660 Palit -
And this PSU -
What do you think, good choice, will it work and is this the best option and cheapest, or are there cheaper alternatives, i prefer to keep that gtx 660 btw it looks solid from reviews i read.
Jan 14, 2013
m4a78lt motherboard palit incompatibility
Jan 14, 2013, 6:03 PM
I reckon you'll be OK to just slap a 660 in there and be done.
Jan 14, 2013, 6:05 PM
With the current PSU?
If so fantastic, Thank you very much
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Jan 14, 2013, 6:19 PM
It's only a 140w GPU, you'll be fine.
Jan 14, 2013, 6:28 PM
If your current PSU is the RAIDMAX RX-450K with a maximum +12V current rating of 21 Amps and with no PCIe power connectors I wouldn't recommend it.
GeForce GTX 660
Minimum of a 450 Watt power supply. (Minimum recommended power supply with +12 Volt current rating of 24 Amps.)
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