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PSU for AMD FX-8350 and Sapphire R9 280X Toxic

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March 25, 2014 3:41:19 PM

Hello guys, my first post on this site.
I'm from Thailand and planing to build a gaming rig for my brother with these following specs...

CPU : AMD FX-8350
GPU : Sapphire R9 280X Toxic
MB : ASRock Fatal1ty 990FX Killer
RAM : Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3(1866) 8GB x 2
HDD : Seagate 1TB SATA
ODD : LG DVD-RW 24x
Cooler Master Hyper 212X

I'm looking at a 650W XFX ProSeries XXX Edition with 80+ Bronze and wondering that this PSU should be enough to handle all the components or not. I'm going to OC both the CPU and the GPU as far as I can push it and in the future I may add another HDD for RAID0 or a SSD to run the OS, and no more. So, should I get the 650W or I have to go with a 750W which is recommended on Sapphire website and that makes me confused. The budget is not my problem, I just want the best one that I'm not wasting my money on it or overkill. There are also some PSU from Seasonic and Corsair. So tell me if there is a better choice. Please help me out, any suggestion will be appreciated and thanks in advance. :D 

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March 25, 2014 3:42:29 PM

650W XFX ProSeries XXX Edition < Perfect choice made by SEASONIC , buy it.

More than enough power to spare.
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March 25, 2014 3:51:56 PM

Very fast answer !!! I will buy it today !!! Thanks for you help. :D 
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March 25, 2014 3:52:51 PM

No problem , glad to help , thanks for posting!
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May 26, 2014 6:01:38 PM

SR-71 Blackbird said:
650W XFX ProSeries XXX Edition < Perfect choice made by SEASONIC , buy it.

More than enough power to spare.


Hello again, I'm planing to sell the 280X toxic and buying a PowerColor R9 290 PCS+. Is this PSU still good to go? or I have to change it. The rest of the build is still the same. Very much thanks in advance.
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May 26, 2014 6:04:42 PM

Your still 100% good to go.
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May 26, 2014 6:32:17 PM

Thanks man, very appreciate your help. :D 
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