Originally Posted by CaptNKILL
I don't know... it depends what kind of power supply it is.
An 8800GTX is a pretty power hungry card, but the 470 is definitely going to be even more of a power hog.
There aren't too many 500W PSUs out there that meet the 12v recommendations for cards like these.
That is very true. If it is a high quality, he could be alright.