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Is My Power Supply Enough?

snakeman0429
  • 32 months ago

hello all i am building a basic/gaming system but not too big gaming just general and i was wondering if the power supply i'm getting is enough to accompany everything without cutting out or needing more power. I used a power supply calculator online and it recommended a 318 watt supply so therefore I ordered a 430 watt so with that said here is my list...

CPU - Intel Core I7-7700K 4.2 GHz (not gonna over clock) Memory - 16GB DDR4 Single Channel Kingston Hyperx Predator 2400MHz Motherboard - H270M-ITX/ac Video Card - PNY GeForce GTX 1050 Ti - 4 GB GDDR5 - PCIe 3.0 x16 - DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort Monitor - ASUS 27 Inch LED Hard Drive - 1TB Western Digital Black 7.2K RPM Optical Drive - DVD-RW/DVD+RW 24x24x12x Fans - 6 Blue LED CPU Liquid Cooler - Corsair Hydro Series H80i v2 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler Power Supply - Thermaltake 430W TR2 ATX Power Supply

Any Advice would be very helpful thank you

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  • 32 months ago
  • 1 point

I mean, I guess, but it really isn't a good power supply. I'd suggest the EVGA B3: https://pcpartpicker.com/product/XxvZxr/evga-b3-450w-80-bronze-certified-fully-modular-atx-power-supply-220-b3-0450-v1

Also, getting the H80i is pretty much a waste of money if you're keeping the locked components elsewhere. It's just going to be loud. Something like the Cryorig M9i will be more than enough since you aren't overclocking, and it'll be way less expensive and way quieter

  • 32 months ago
  • 1 point

I would recommend returning the 430W TR2 as it barely meets modern ATX standards.

On top of that, it only delivers 350 of the listed 430W, which is honestly cutting it too close for your build.

A 450-650W White Label CXM would work great for you, otherwise the EVGA G2, G3, or B3, Bitfenix Whisper M, Rosewill Capstone or Glacier, or Corsair RMx are all great power supplies.

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