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

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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  1. Best answer
    Hi Avdon91! Yes. It's way more than enough for your current setup and will run perfectly without any doubt your future components !:)
  2. 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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  3. 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.
  4. That PSU is of very high quality and will serve you well. Go for it.
  5. 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.
  6. 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!!
  7. Thank you everyone for the help I appreciate it!
  8. 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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