Solved Is this power supply sufficient for the 7870xt Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: April 23, 2013 4:16 PM in Components Share AirstrikeKitten April 23, 2013 3:52:45 PM The power supply and is the Corsair 430M The build is as follows: PCPartPicker part list: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/SC2Y Price breakdown by merchant: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/SC2Y/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://uk.pcpartpicker.com/p/SC2Y/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core i5-3570K 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor (£167.99 @ Aria PC) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler (£24.49 @ CCL Computers) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H ATX LGA1155 Motherboard (£69.59 @ Aria PC) Memory: Corsair XMS 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory (£31.99 @ Amazon UK) Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive (£45.99 @ Ebuyer) Video Card: Club 3D Radeon HD 7870 XT 2GB Video Card (£207.98 @ Amazon UK) Wireless Network Adapter: Asus PCE-N15 802.11b/g/n PCI-Express x1 Wi-Fi Adapter (£19.67 @ Amazon UK) Case Fan: Antec 75120 79.0 CFM 120mm Fan (£7.16 @ Scan.co.uk) Power Supply: Corsair Builder 430W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply (£34.50 @ Ebuyer) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£15.95 @ Amazon UK) Optical Drive: Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer (£15.95 @ Amazon UK) Total: £641.26 (Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.) (Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-04-23 23:38 BST+0100) More about : power supply sufficient 7870xt Best solution completelyrandomname a b ) Power supply April 23, 2013 3:59:07 PM Your PSU can output 384 watts total. The card (based on this review: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/VTX3D/Radeon_HD_7870...) uses 215 watts max, usually 169 when gaming. It should be more than capable. EDIT: Got rid of weird formatting stuff. ingtar33 a b ) Power supply April 23, 2013 4:12:48 PM you're right on the edge. i'd bump it up to 500w to be safe. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SR-71 Blackbird a c 1281 ) Power supply April 23, 2013 4:16:55 PM It will run it , but if you want a little headroom. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : Forum450w Power Supply (low 12v ampere) for 7870xt i5-3350 combo possible? ForumSolvedNeed help if power supply would be sufficient ForumSolvedIs my Power Supply Sufficient? ForumSolvedWill a 750 w power supply be sufficient or should I consider 850 w ForumSolvedWill a 630 watt power supply be sufficient for a i5 3570k and a gtx 780 Overclocked? ForumSolvedWill this power supply be sufficient ForumSolvedIs my power supply sufficient? ForumSolvedIs a 650 Watt power supply sufficient? ForumSolvedSufficient Power Supply? ForumSolvedPower supply sufficient and safe for me? ForumSolvedIs my power supply sufficient for my system? ForumSolvedThink I need to upgrade my power supply - what will be sufficient? ForumSolvedSufficient Power Supply for GTX660? ForumSolvedWhich power supply would be sufficient enough for my build? ForumSolvedIS my power supply sufficient to support two Gigabyte GTX 770 GDDR5-4GB ForumSolvedLooking for a power supply sufficient enough for 2 r hd7950s crossfired ForumSolvedWill this be power supply sufficient enough for the GTX 660? ForumSolvedsufficient power supply ForumSolvedWill this cooling system and power supply be sufficient? A lot of questions from a newbie ForumSolvedsufficient power supply for 2 gtx titans More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !