What is best choice for GPU upgrade?

By Photo601
May 30, 2011
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  1. I am running an EVGA 680i board, 500 watt Antec PSU, dual 8800 320 (SLI) EVGA cards 2 gb memory intel core 2 duo processor. I am looking at the
    EVGA 01G-P3-1372-TR GeForce GTX 460

    I am looking to upgrade my video. Is this card a good fit or can I go higher?

    Will any x16 card work on my board?

    I understand I may need to upgrade my psu but I am not concerned about that at thus point.

    I looked at the other posts but they didn't answer my questions...


  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    Yes any x16 better video cards will fit in your mid-tower
  3. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,424   +142

    Um...Why not?
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    The Antec 500 watt might just be enough right now. It is a quality power supply :)
  5. Photo601

    Photo601 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 53

    I am not immediately concerned about the PSU because it may well depend on what GPU I purchase. Am I going to hit a bottleneck with the higher cards?
  6. klepto12

    klepto12 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,115   +9

    i think a 6870 should work fine for ur needs.

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