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What wattage PSU would I need for my rig

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November 30, 2013 6:36:04 PM

Asus m5a97 LE motherboard
Gtx 650ti
AMD 8350 vishera
16gb crucial ram
Possibly a water cooler at some point

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November 30, 2013 6:38:34 PM

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Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($49.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $49.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-11-30 21:37 EST-0500)
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November 30, 2013 6:48:08 PM

Thank you, you saved me from buying a 600 watt power supply and spending too much.
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November 30, 2013 6:49:40 PM

Will you be using an FX 8-core processor?
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November 30, 2013 7:01:19 PM

The 550w will be more than enough for your specs.
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November 30, 2013 7:10:54 PM

But the specific one you listed will not work because it is a 20+4 pin and my mobo is a 24 pin
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November 30, 2013 7:12:17 PM

Yes it will work , 20 + 4 =24 , 100% compatible.
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November 30, 2013 7:13:51 PM

Cable Connectors

Fixed FDD : Molex to 2

Fixed Peripheral : 6

Fixed 6-pin PCI-E : 1

Fixed 6+2-pin PCI-E : 1

Fixed ATX12V / EPS12V : 8 & 4+4 pin

Fixed Motherboard Connector : 20+4 Pin < This is your 24 pin , your all set no issues.

Fixed SATA : 9
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November 30, 2013 7:18:17 PM

Why do they differentiate between 20+4 pin and 24 pin if they are the same?
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November 30, 2013 7:18:52 PM

SAME.
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