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Will this graphic card work with my current PSU

Hi,i am going to buy a new graphic card that is NVIDIA GT610 which says it requires a power supply of 300 W and i have a PSU that has a power out of 300 W.So if i install the graphic card will it cause any trouble to my PC ?
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  1. No way you need at least 400 watts and does that psu even have a 6 pin pci-e express cable if it doesn't have that it defiantly wont.
  2. There should not be problems with a lower-end card like that; It really doesn't need a lot of power.
  3. The GT610 doesn't need a 6pin power plug. It was made for low end systems like the OP has. I wouldn't bother with the GT610 if you want to play games. It will be a disappointment.
  4. Eduello said:
    There should not be problems with a lower-end card like that; It really doesn't need a lot of power.


    4745454b said:
    The GT610 doesn't need a 6pin power plug. It was made for low end systems like the OP has. I wouldn't bother with the GT610 if you want to play games. It will be a disappointment.


    O ok i did not know that.
  5. 4745454b said:
    The GT610 doesn't need a 6pin power plug. It was made for low end systems like the OP has. I wouldn't bother with the GT610 if you want to play games. It will be a disappointment.


    So if GT610 not good then how about ATI 5570 DDR3 1 GB,but then i guess my PSU will create a problem
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    Ayush 14 said:
    4745454b said:
    The GT610 doesn't need a 6pin power plug. It was made for low end systems like the OP has. I wouldn't bother with the GT610 if you want to play games. It will be a disappointment.


    So if GT610 not good then how about ATI 5570 DDR3 1 GB,but then i guess my PSU will create a problem


    The GT 610 only uses 29W of power and the HD 5570 uses 39W of power; The difference is only 10W so both of those should work just fine.

    Sources for power usages:
    http://gpuboss.com/graphics-card/GeForce-GT-610
    http://gpuboss.com/graphics-card/Radeon-HD-5570
  7. Problem is neither of those are good gaming cards. Very low end.
  8. 4745454b said:
    Problem is neither of those are good gaming cards. Very low end.


    True, but the HD 5570 is adequate if 60fps is not a must; I've played Skyrim with it on med settings @ over 30fps if my memory serves me right.
  9. Ugh. Sounds painful if you ask me.
  10. 4745454b said:
    Ugh. Sounds painful if you ask me.


    I'm not saying it's going to be smooth, but it should be playable.
  11. What do you mean out of 300 W? If u mean more, then you wont have a problem, if u mean less you may have a problem, but depends on how much the rest of the system is using, like the cpu. How much exactly does your PSU has?
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