Solved PSU for AMD FX-6300 and MSI R9 270 (both overclocked) Tags: XFX Power Supplies Components AMD MSI Last response: June 12, 2014 7:02 PM in Components Share aeonMike264 June 12, 2014 6:40:34 PM I would like to overclock both my FX-6300 and my R9 270. Would the XFX 550W be sufficient? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Here's my current parts list: CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Zalman CNPS10X OPTIMA CPU Cooler Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 ATX AM3+ Motherboard Memory: Kingston XMP Blu Red Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory Storage: Kingston SSDNow V300 Series 120GB 2.5" Solid State Drive Storage: Seagate Barracuda 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Video Card: MSI Radeon R9 270 2GB TWIN FROZR Video Card More about : psu amd 6300 msi 270 overclocked Reply to aeonMike264 Znoxz June 12, 2014 6:42:50 PM The xfx 550w should work fine it a well build quality psu. Even overclock I don't think your build would pull more then 450w max . Reply to Znoxz m 0 l Best solution SR-71 Blackbird a c 1864 ) Power supply a c 329 À AMD June 12, 2014 6:52:16 PM Yes , the XFX has 44 amps on the 12v rail , which is plenty for your specs and some room for overclocking. Reply to SR-71 Blackbird Share Related resources AMD FX-6300 AMD Radeon R9 270X PSU - Forum AMD R9 270 MSI Gaming Edition OC - Idle Clock at 1450MHz PSU? - Forum Overclocking AMD Radeon MSI R9 270X HAWK - Forum What PSU will I need with a fx-6300 cpu and r9 270? - Forum Will 530W PSU be enough for R9 270X and FX-6300 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer combine1237 June 12, 2014 6:53:39 PM Psu would be just fine for your build. Reply to combine1237 m 0 l aeonMike264 June 12, 2014 6:59:18 PM Thank you everyone! Reply to aeonMike264 m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 1864 ) Power supply a c 329 À AMD June 12, 2014 7:02:51 PM No thank you for posting!!!!! Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedCan I Overclock an AMD Radeon R9 270 with a 500W PSU? Forum SolvedHelp with OC'ing AMD FX-6300 + OC'ing R9 270 to match the R9 270X Forum SolvedM5A97 EVO r2.0, 8GB G.Skill DDR3 PC3-12800 1600MHz, sapphire r9 270, AMD FX-6300. BSOD, Fresh build, Fresh Install please help Forum SolvedSapphire Dual-X R9 270 pair with Amd FX-6300 Forum SolvedWhich is better for r9 270x. An AMD Vishera FX-6300 or a10 6800k in terms of gaming. Thx Forum SolvedSafe temps for overclocked MSI R9 270 Gaming? Forum SolvedCan I Overclock FX-6300 and R9 270x? Forum SolvedWill a AMD FX-6300 Bottleneck a AMD R9 270? Forum SolvedAMD FX-6300 + R9 270X OC VAPOR + Corsair VS550. Are they good enough to run the latest games nowadays? Forum SolvedWill an AMD fx6300 Black Edition run well with a 550W Power Supply and an AMD R9 270X???????? Forum Solvedwould the AMD FX-6300 bottlneck SAPPHIRE VAPOR-X R9 270X ?? Forum SolvedAMD FX-6300 Bottle Neck AMD R9 270X? Forum SolvedWill the Amd Fx-6300 "bottleneck" the Amd R9 270x Forum psu for r9 270x and fx6300 Forum A PSU for FX-6300 @ 3.5Ghz 95w stock and a Asus R9 270 500w min stock? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !