MSI Trident 3 9SA Video Card Upgrade

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I take it the most powerful one is the Asus and Nvidia RTX 3060

It's not on the list but it is a small form factor low profile half size card

I already know max memory is 64Gb that can be found easily

Video cards though at first I was going to go with a 1070 for max ports but then I can bump the 8gb of ram in it up to 4 more then okay.
 
Hi
Not entirely sure of your question.
Max memory is the DDR4 you install directly on the motherboard and is unrelated to graphics card memory.
 
Hi
Not entirely sure of your question.
Max memory is the DDR4 you install directly on the motherboard and is unrelated to graphics card memory.
If that Video card would fit and work.

It's a 12Gb model

ASUS Pheonix NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 12GB GDDR6 Video Card (PH-RTX3060-12G-V2)
Or the

MSI GeForce RTX 3060 12GB GDDR6 PCI Express 4.0 Video Card RTX 3060 AERO ITX 12G OC

They're both the same card just different manufacture names.

As I stated I already know the max memory I can upgrade too, so that is not a question then.

That video card isn't on the supported list, so I guess it's unofficial.
 
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What graphics card came with your system, and what power supply?
Unfortunately as the older products get, the less information is available on MSI's website. And while for this model it says "up to RTX2060", I don't know if the 230W is used for both GTX1650 and RTX2060, or something more powerful with RTX2060.
MSI RTX2060 Super Aero ITX has a recommended power supply 550W, and power usage of 175W.
While MSI RTX3060 Aero ITX has recommended power supply 550W, and power usage of 170W.
So in theory it should work. However if the power supply differs between models (230W for GTX1650 model, and "something" for RTX2060) then it may be problematic.
Asus recommends 650W for their RTX3060 card, but I doubt that really matters.
 
What graphics card came with your system, and what power supply?
Unfortunately as the older products get, the less information is available on MSI's website. And while for this model it says "up to RTX2060", I don't know if the 230W is used for both GTX1650 and RTX2060, or something more powerful with RTX2060.
MSI RTX2060 Super Aero ITX has a recommended power supply 550W, and power usage of 175W.
While MSI RTX3060 Aero ITX has recommended power supply 550W, and power usage of 170W.
So in theory it should work. However if the power supply differs between models (230W for GTX1650 model, and "something" for RTX2060) then it may be problematic.
Asus recommends 650W for their RTX3060 card, but I doubt that really matters.
MSI nVidia GeForce GTX 1650

I couldn't honestly tell you what psu it has without taking it apart, I just wanna do the ram memory max upgrade and video card upgrade.

Can't complain at the price $625 at a pawn shop, with the MSI 27" Curved Monitor, MSI Keyboard and Mouse, it just had a bad hard drive and I put a spare m.2 NVMe 2tb drive in it.
 
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Ok so most likely it came with a 230W PSU.
I don't think you can upgrade with this power supply.
Your best bet is to check with MSI to see what they say. Perhaps you can upgrade the PSU.
>>How to contact MSI.<<
 
It's a bit risky to use the 230W included PSU with such card.
Upgrading the PSU is probably the best first step, I forgot some stores sell them.
 
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