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Looking for a PSU for my PC build

by VasileLucian / April 23, 2013 6:27 PM PDT

Hy i'm looking for a PSU for my build.i'm looking for a budget one.i used a calculator and i get about 300w but i'm not sure.I dont need a high end product,just one that will get my pc going without any overclock,reliable.As i said im a little on the budget

My specs are:
-MSI AMD Radeon HD 7850, 1024MB
-i3 3220
-motherboard MSI B75A-G43, Socket 1155
-HDD Western Digital Blue, 500GB, 16MB, 7200rpm, SATA 3
-Corsair 8GB Kit 2x4GB DDR3 1600MHz CL11 or any 8gb RAM at 1600MHz


Thanks in advance

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You said it had a Radeon HD 7850
by Steven Haninger / April 23, 2013 9:03 PM PDT
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That's a little light.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 23, 2013 9:35 PM PDT

Not only does your PC designer need that many Watts but then they have to find out how many Amperes per rail and then make sure there is sufficiently more to spare since the rated power is for a NEW power supply and not a year later.

Figure double what your calculators tell you if your PC designer can't total up the Amperes.
Bob

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Budget
by bob b / April 23, 2013 10:05 PM PDT
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tnx for the reply
by VasileLucian / April 23, 2013 10:19 PM PDT
In reply to: Budget

i found one that i can afford and i hear its pretty good.the Corsair VS 550.Can it run my PC spec and is it any good?

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Link?
by bob b / April 24, 2013 12:43 AM PDT
In reply to: tnx for the reply

Can you post a link to the unit your looking at?

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