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Need to know if components are compatible

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December 2, 2013 4:50:30 PM

The build:

Bitfenix Prodigy
i5 4670k
R9 280x Toxic
8GB G. Skill Ram
Seidon 120M

The 2 real questions here are whether this power supply will adequately fit into the case and if the Seidon 120 will work on the motherboard processor.

Thanks in advance.

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December 2, 2013 5:28:00 PM

That power supply will fit in the case. The motherboard looks good, but I would recommend the ASUS Z87I-DELUXE. I don't think that huge graphics card will fit in that case, but I am not a case expert so I wouldn't know. I read a review on the case, and the power supply he used was 6.5" x 3.5" x 6", and apparently that fit. Now, I would recommend a better power supply that fits in these dimensions. Look around and see what the EXACT dimensions are for the power supply mount.
December 2, 2013 6:56:17 PM

Possibly replace that PSU with a Corsair Tx650M.

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December 2, 2013 7:13:37 PM

konicki said:
Possibly replace that PSU with a Corsair Tx650M.

That sounds pretty good. Corsair power supplies are well built. Check the dimensions and make sure it fits in your mini-ATX case.
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