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Looking for low budget psu need advice

Hey guys I'm REALLY new to building my own pc. I'm not sure what PSU wattage my system would require. Here's my proposed build:

Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 Motherboard

Graphics card: EXDISPLAY Gigabyte GTX 660 OC 2GB GDDR5 Dual DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card

Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black 3.4GHz Quad-Core Processor
RAM: Corsair 8GB DDR3 1600MHz XMS3 Memory)

Power supply: X-Power 700W PSU (any similarly priced, better and reliable suggestions would be highly appreciated I want to keep the price of the power supply around £40 or lower). I'm not sure if I really need a 700W supply.

Samsung SH-224BB SATA DVD Write Optical Drive

Case: CiT Vantage Gaming Case Black HD Audio Black Interior 4 Fans Card Reader No PSU

Hard drive: WD 1TB Green Desktop Drive (not 100% sure)

As stated I want to keep the cost of the power supply below £40 but I want it to be reliable and also compatible with my system of course. Here's another power supply I was considering: Powercool 650W 80plus Certified Efficiency PSU - 4x SATA 2x PCI-E.


Thanks
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  1. a corsair CX500 would be enough and for the processor,get the fx-6300 instead of x4 965.A 660 requires 450W psu though,CX500W to be future-proofed
  2. sourodip said:
    a corsair CX500 would be enough and for the processor,get the fx-6300 instead of x4 965.A 660 requires 450W psu though,CX500W to be future-proofed


    +1
  3. thanks jeet :)
  4. Best answer
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-Builder-Series-Bronze-Supply/dp/B009RMP2VE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1371754141&sr=8-1&keywords=cx+500

    Corsair Builder Series CX 500 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply Unit

    Here ^

    http://www.scan.co.uk/products/450w-xfx-pro-core-edition-p1-450s-x2b9-85-eff-80-plus-bronze-sli-crossfire-eps-12v-fan-atx-v231-psu

    XFX P1-450S-X2B9 Pro Series Core Edition 450W Power Supply

    Here ^

    Don't buy the 700w you mentioned it's not a reliable brand.
  5. SR-71 Blackbird said:
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-Builder-Series-Bronze-Supply/dp/B009RMP2VE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1371754141&sr=8-1&keywords=cx+500

    Corsair Builder Series CX 500 Watt ATX/EPS 80 PLUS Bronze Power Supply Unit

    Here ^

    http://www.scan.co.uk/products/450w-xfx-pro-core-edition-p1-450s-x2b9-85-eff-80-plus-bronze-sli-crossfire-eps-12v-fan-atx-v231-psu

    XFX P1-450S-X2B9 Pro Series Core Edition 450W Power Supply

    Here ^

    Don't buy the 700w you mentioned it's not a reliable brand.


    Thanks for letting me know :)
  6. sourodip said:
    a corsair CX500 would be enough and for the processor,get the fx-6300 instead of x4 965.A 660 requires 450W psu though,CX500W to be future-proofed


    CX500W it is! Thanks. The fx-6300 is a bit out of budget for me though :( . But thanks none the less. The processor I'm suggesting wouldn't bottleneck the GTX 660 would it?
  7. Don't forget to choose a Best Solution when you open question threads in the forum,the forum members will appreciate that.

    Thank you for posting!!!!!!!!!!
  8. no.it wouldn't and at first i suggested u the cx500W,anyway happy gaming...:)
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