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What power supply for this system is 430w good corsair?

bobbydigital786

62 months ago

is this good?

CORSAIR CX series CX430 430W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/MVM2TW

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

At 430Watt you're playing with your system's stability. At least 500Watt is safe, even for a bit of overclocking. Add This

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD FX-8350 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor $139.98 @ NCIX US
Motherboard Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard $122.99 @ Directron
Memory G.Skill Ripjaws X Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1866 Memory $155.98 @ Newegg
Storage Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $53.89 @ Directron
Video Card Gigabyte Radeon R9 270 2GB WINDFORCE Video Card $154.99 @ Newegg
Case Rosewill Galaxy-03 ATX Mid Tower Case $49.99 @ Amazon
Power Supply Corsair CX 500W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply $61.59 @ Amazon
Optical Drive Samsung SH-224DB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer $14.98 @ OutletPC
Keyboard Logitech K120 Wired Standard Keyboard $7.99 @ NCIX US
Mouse Microsoft Optical Mouse 200 for Business Wired Optical Mouse $3.99 @ NCIX US
Total
Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available $749.37
Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-12-03 03:25 EST-0500
  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

Tough one.. I would would go 500W just to be safe. thats not a very big margin.

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

The CX series is at the very bottom among the Corsair power supplies. eXtreme Power Supply Calculator Lite

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