do i really need a surge protector or ups? Last response: June 17, 2013 12:48 PM in Components Share sameerveda June 17, 2013 11:31:41 AM will my CORSAIR TX650 holds good against surge and spikes? or will i need a surge protector? no plan for ups (out of budget ) corsair official site says " Over Current/Voltage/Power Protection, Under Voltage Protection, and Short Circuit Protection provide maximum safety to your critical system components." More about : surge protector ups chugot9218 June 17, 2013 11:45:38 AM You do not necessarily need a UPS, but it would be foolish not to at least have a surge protector. m 0 l scout_03 June 17, 2013 12:48:14 PM surge protector is the first thing you need or you will have to buy new parts if the psu get overvolted and ovepower . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !