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Is 460W enough to run Nvidia GTX 760

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Hello everyone

I am planning to upgrade my GPU, but i wondering if 460W is sufficient to run GTX 760 or should i upgrade my PSU too . My current PSU is Zalman zm460b-aps.
post #2 of 8
460 Watts is enough, but I don't know anything about the zalman psu.

edit: seems to be a solid psu. you're fine.
Edited by PureBlackFire - 6/27/13 at 7:53am
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post #3 of 8
Yes but i am not too sure your Zalman can do 460 watts

Welcome to OCN by the way

Edit turns out its the other way around its not a 460 watts PSU its a 500 watts but its 7 years old
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Right now im running intel i5 3450 (stock), 1 SSD and Radeon 6850. Also I am not planning to my overclock GPU. According to PSU Calc i should be fine but i want to sure there wont be any problems that might damage the machine.
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Originally Posted by Kutsu View Post

Right now im running intel i5 3450 (stock), 1 SSD and Radeon 6850. Also I am not planning to my overclock GPU. According to PSU Calc i should be fine but i want to sure there wont be any problems that might damage the machine.

Well its not a 460 watts PSU its more like a 500 watts so yes it can run a GTX 760 just fint

Other then its a 7 year old PSU
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On a single card that PSU will be fine thumb.gif
If you decide to upgrade, don't forget to ask for suggestions. biggrin.gif
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Quote:
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On a single card that PSU will be fine thumb.gif
If you decide to upgrade, don't forget to ask for suggestions. biggrin.gif
Thank you all for your help. I am glad there is a community that is very helpful. thumb.gif
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No problem and welcome to OCN biggrin.gif
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