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Help needed on choosing the right wattage

tractormaniac
  • 65 months ago

Specs- AMD FX-6300 MSI 970 Gaming Motherboard 16GB 2133 RAM Geforce GTX 750Ti FTW ACX Edition 3TB 7200Rpm Hard drive Samsung SSD 840 EVO (128Gb)

I don't know what wattage to use, I have use online calculators and they say different things. The Cooler Master PSU Calculator says I need around 300 watts and the Newegg.com Calculator says 500 watts. I am really stuck. Help me please what do you think is the right wattage? Thanks

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  • 65 months ago
  • 1 point

Take whatever the PCPartPicker one says, and add about 150-200W and you should be fine.

  • 65 months ago
  • 1 point

430W and above is good.

  • 65 months ago
  • 1 point

Would 430 be a good choice?

  • 65 months ago
  • 1 point

Go 500w and you will be OK later too if you upgrade the gpu down the road to a better one.

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