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PSU for AMD FX-6300 and MSI R9 270 (both overclocked)

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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
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 .
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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.
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June 12, 2014 6:53:39 PM

Psu would be just fine for your build.
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June 12, 2014 6:59:18 PM

Thank you everyone!
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June 12, 2014 7:02:51 PM

No thank you for posting!!!!!
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