Is my computer hardware good enough to handle this upgrade?

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#1 Posted by TheFatPerson (1835 posts) -

So I'm possibly going to be getting a new video card for christmas; a Radeon HD 7850. My question simply speaks for itself. If I'm upgrading to this video card, would I also have to upgrade my CPU and my Power Supply or are they still good enough to handle this card? I am planning on upgrading my RAM to 8G as well. Let me know what you think.

#2 Posted by MonsieurX (30489 posts) -
#3 Posted by kraken2109 (13080 posts) -

If the 600w is a decent brand then everything will be fine.

I'm assuming it is since you're running a 460 anyway.

#4 Posted by 04dcarraher (19686 posts) -
If you have a 1gb GTX 460 a 7850 isnt much of an upgrade, I would aim for a 7870 or GTX 660