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Is this PSU good for my pc specs and future Specs?

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July 4, 2014 1:49:02 PM

I have a question about a PSU. I am confused, I want to know if this is the right amount of power or if it is too much or too little.

My PC Specs.
CPU I5-3570k
MOBO GA-B75M-D3H
RAM 2x4gb ddr3 1333
GPU R9 280x 3gb TOXIC
HDD 1 TB 7200 RPM Western Digital
Dvd/CD LG GH24NS90
CPU Fan Stock on it right now but i am replacing with CM Hyper 212 Evo
Case Fan 1 case fan


I bought a Cooler Master V850 watt 80 Plus Gold PSU i was wanting to know if that is the right amount of power for these specs and if it is, will it be enough when i upgrade my cpu to i5 4670k with a new mobo and ram, in the future??

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July 4, 2014 1:51:18 PM

Hi Avdon91! Yes. It's way more than enough for your current setup and will run perfectly without any doubt your future components !:) 
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July 4, 2014 1:54:49 PM

Way more than enough and it's super high quality made by SEASONIC.

A Radeon R9-280X needs 30 amps on the 12v rail and a 550w power supply, so you have plenty of power , nice choice.



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July 4, 2014 1:54:52 PM

Fluzzyy said:
Hi Avdon91! Yes. It's way more than enough for your current setup and will run perfectly without any doubt your future components !:) 




Is this too much power that it could harm my components? I have heard about people buying too much and it harming there pc.

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July 4, 2014 1:57:13 PM

That PSU is of very high quality and will serve you well. Go for it.
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July 4, 2014 1:57:25 PM

Avdon91 said:
Fluzzyy said:
Hi Avdon91! Yes. It's way more than enough for your current setup and will run perfectly without any doubt your future components !:) 




Is this too much power that it could harm my components? I have heard about people buying too much and it harming there pc.


No. It wont damage your components.
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July 4, 2014 1:58:52 PM

Fluzzyy said:
Avdon91 said:
Fluzzyy said:
Hi Avdon91! Yes. It's way more than enough for your current setup and will run perfectly without any doubt your future components !:) 




Is this too much power that it could harm my components? I have heard about people buying too much and it harming there pc.


No. It wont damage your components.





Thank you for your help and quick response!!
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July 4, 2014 1:59:23 PM

Thank you everyone for the help I appreciate it!
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July 4, 2014 2:00:30 PM

No problem, happy to help. In conclusion, You have bought a VERY good PSU. It will without a doubt run your current components and i can guarantee you, that it will run your future components for a long time. Nice one indeed.
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