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Is this a big enough power supply for my new setup?

cwsircy
  • 62 months ago

Hey all! I'm ordering my new setup tomorrow and wanted to make sure I had enough power for it. I'm getting a 500w PSU, but was wondering if I should make the jump to 650w. Here's the set up: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/bmnfCJ

Thanks!

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  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

I would for sure get a 650 watt psu.

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

yes you need at least 650w for the R9 290

http://www.realhardtechx.com/index_archivos/Page362.htm

  • 62 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
Power Supply XFX XTR 650W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $79.99 @ Newegg
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $99.99
Mail-in rebates -$20.00
Total $79.99
Generated by PCPartPicker 2015-02-19 21:33 EST-0500
  • 62 months ago
  • -1 points

Have you check the watts for your power supply. Below link will analyse your build required watts

http://extreme.outervision.com/psucalculatorlite.jsp

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