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January 7, 2014 1:49:22 PM

hi, i an unsure of what PSU to get because im not sure which one would support my rig, my specs below

MOBO-Asus M5A78L-M/USB3.0
CPU-AMD FX 4130 3.8ghz Quad Core 8mb Cache
Ram-8gb crucial ballistix DDR3 1600mhz Performance Ram
HDD-1tb Western Digital WD10EZEX Sata 6Gb/s 64mb Cache 7200rpm
GPU at the moment is - GT 610 but want to upgrade to the 7790,

if anybody could suggest me a PSU for around £50-£70 that would be great, cheers

if anymore info is needed just tell me :)  thanks

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January 7, 2014 1:51:28 PM

cx430m is more than enough
or antec vp450
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January 7, 2014 1:52:11 PM

would that be good though? it only has 430w? the one i have at the moment is a 500w but doesnt have any 6 pin connectors
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January 7, 2014 1:55:32 PM

Leave room for upgrades.

Made by the best Seasonic.

PCI-Express Connector
1 x 6-Pin, 1 x 6+2-Pin


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Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply (£47.12 @ CCL Computers)
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January 7, 2014 2:00:11 PM

lee smith 123 said:
would that be good though? it only has 430w? the one i have at the moment is a 500w but doesnt have any 6 pin connectors


I use the cx430m to power my i3-4130 & gtx760 just fine. it has a 6+2pin GPU power connector.
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January 7, 2014 2:01:38 PM

Hi,

First of you you plan on playing on modern gaming, get the fx-6300 minimum. If not for gaming, stick with the FX 4130.

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GPU at the moment is - GT 610 but want to upgrade to the 7790,


Get good 500 w psu, you won't regret it.


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