[ SOLVED ] will a 550w power supply be enough for a gtx 770 in my setup

Hello my setup is as follows

asus m5a99fx pro r2.0
amd fx 8350
16gb patriot viper 3 1866 ddr3 ram
seagate 1tb hybrid drive
EDIT: seasonic ssr-550rm active pfc f3
sapphire HD6450 1GB DDR3

I was looking into getting a evga gtx 770 to use as a passthrough to a vm for gamming.
both video cards would be in the system

My question is will the current power supply support it.
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  1. Which PSU do you have? wattage is kind of vague and not really important if the PSU sucks
  2. Remixex said:
    Which PSU do you have? wattage is kind of vague and not really important if the PSU sucks


    The model of the power supply is a seasonic ssr-550rm active pfc f3
  3. http://www.game-debate.com/hardware/?gid=881&graphics=GeForce%20GTX%20770

    According to that a 550w PSU is enough for the GTX 770, your PSU is gold certified so it should be enough.
  4. thank you for the link after reading that i will be buying the video card
  5. OK best of luck to you! :D
  6. Hi, did you test your system with that PSU and the new GTX770?...any problem?

    I'm looking for one GTX770 too and my PSU is an BeQuiet S6 SYS 550w 80 plus.
    Specs here.

    Anyone can tell me if can I run my PC with it?.

    My setup is as follows:

    gygabyte EP45-UD3LR
    intel q9550@3,4
    8gb kingston DDR2 pc2-6400
    2x500GB SEAGATE 7200.12 RAID0 + RAID1 + 1TB WD CAVIAR GREEN
    ZOTAC or GYGABITE GTX770 4GB GDDR5
    Be Quiet S6 SYS 550w

    Thanks in advance.
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