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What PSU should I use?

I'm building a computer with the A10-7850k that I am going to overclock to 4.5 ghz, 8 gigs of ram oced to 2400 mhz, and an Asus A88X-PLUS. I do want to water cool it, but Air cooling would 've fine as well. I would prefer not to spend more than $80, due to my $5 a week budget :).
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  1. Something like this will allow for overclocking and a custom water loop/all-in-one cooler down the road: http://www.ncixus.com/products/?usaffiliateid=1000031504&sku=59616&vpn=P1650SNLB9&manufacture=XFX&promoid=1263
  2. Best answer
    Brandwise, go with seasonic or XFX psu (both made by seasonic). Wattage wise it depends, do you plan to add a GPU to your computer in the future? With just the A10 you could get away with a 450w but if you plan to add a GPU in the future you should get 550w-650w

    Power Supply: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($59.99 @ Newegg)
    Total: $59.99

    Power Supply: XFX 650W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($64.99 @ NCIX US)
    Total: $64.99

    Power Supply: SeaSonic 520W 80+ Bronze Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($71.99 @ SuperBiiz)
    Total: $71.99
  3. numanator posted the same PSU as me along with some fancy bolding and he gets best answer...typical :P
  4. s4in7 said:
    numanator posted the same PSU as me along with some fancy bolding and he gets best answer...typical :P


    Haha, just grabbed them from PC partpicker :)
  5. s4in7 said:
    numanator posted the same PSU as me along with some fancy bolding and he gets best answer...typical :P


    No, he got best answer because he gave multiple PAYs around my price point instead of one and stated a scenario where more power would 've been needed for my rig. First come, first served in always the case. Expecting to post something without multiple resources is typical. I learned that when comparing AMD to Intel, and Linux to Mac. So my good sir have a nice day.
  6. By PAYs I meant PSU. (Lol :))
  7. Truthfully I would of liked to select both.
  8. I was just joking around with numanator, don't worry about it!
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