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first time builder psu help?
Jan 23, 2014, 6:31 PM
I am currently trying to build a gaming computer for the first time and I am wondering how much watts my psu is going to need to make the build run smooth
cpu- intel core i5-3570k
cpu cooler- cooler master 212 evo
mobo- ASRock Z77 Extreme 4
ram- Corsair Vengeance 8GB(2*4GB) ddr3-1600
gpu- EVGA Geforce 760 SC 2GB
case- NZXT Phantom 410
hdd- Western digital 1TB cavier blue
ssd- samsung 840 evo 120GB
optical- Asus Bc-12bast/blk/b/as
Jan 26, 2014
Jan 23, 2014
time builder psu
Jan 23, 2014, 6:33 PM
550 watts will do it and leave some room for add ons later
Jan 23, 2014, 6:37 PM
600 watt corsair
600 watt silver stone
seasonic 550 watts
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Jan 23, 2014, 7:31 PM
Like bn91 said anything from 500 to 600 watts would be good. I would recommend seasonic, xfx or corsair psus
Jan 23, 2014, 7:36 PM
i actually have a similar build i5 with gtx 760 im on a 500 watt corsair. and my system runs fine.
Jan 26, 2014, 4:05 PM
thanks guys i went with the seasonic
Jan 26, 2014, 6:04 PM
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