Question about plugging in the power

I recently bought

It's still being shipped. I took the side of my case off ( this is my PC ) to make sure everything was going to be ok. I don't have a 16 pin connector. All I have is 2 4 ping connectors, and the card requires 4. Will I be ok with only having 2 plugged in? Sorry if I am vague.
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  1. The GTX570 card requires two 6 pin pci-e power connectors and about a 550w psu.

    The card comes with molex to 6 pin adapters in case your psu does not have the two 6 pin connectors.

    That said, If your psu does not have two 6 pin connectors, I would not trust it with adapters.
    As it is, the 480w psu included is likely to be a cheap one that I would not use.
    I think you are looking at a psu upgrade.

    Or... return the GTX570 in favor of an equivalently performing GTX660 that needs 430w and only one 6 pin connector.
  2. I second that. That PSU looks like it was never meant to run a real gpu. Getting a good PSU is a much better option than toasting your new gpu, or possibly the whole system.
  3. I didn't pay 419$ for it. I found one on ebay for 200$ :D thank you all very much for your input.
  4. Wow that card looks nice, hope it works out well. I would absolutely 100% get a new power supply that is at least 650W or more, probably more. I have been through a couple brands in my lifetime and I would say Antec has always been very reliable for me. It is worth the investment to make sure everything is powered efficiently.
  5. lordkevin89 said:

    The best time to ask questions is BEFORE you buy, not after.
    That way, you can change if you need to.

    I might have suggested a different psu.
    Your psu is a tier 4 unit(Not Recommend for stressful situations. May not be able to put out full rated power above room temperature, and may slightly fail to meet ATX specs) on this list.
    But, you are likely to be OK.
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