Solved Corsair or EVGA psu? Tags: EVGA Power Supplies Corsair Components Gaming Last response: July 25, 2014 9:32 AM in Components Share SM125 July 24, 2014 9:07:07 PM Looking for a PSU which will most likely be used for gaming and I've narrowed it down to the Corsair CX430w v2 and the EVGA 500b 500w. They're both the same price. A10 6800k 8gb 1333hz R9 270x More about : corsair evga psu Reply to SM125 Byte70 July 24, 2014 9:18:07 PM EVGA is what I went with and it seems to be great. Reply to Byte70 m 0 l Akhil Potukuchi July 24, 2014 9:36:44 PM SM125 said:Looking for a PSU which will most likely be used for gaming and I've narrowed it down to the Corsair CX430w v2 and the EVGA 500b 500w. They're both the same price. A10 6800k 8gb 1333hz R9 270x The Evga 500b Reply to Akhil Potukuchi m 0 l Related resources What kind of power cables do I need for Corsair AX 760 PSU and EVGA GTX 770 GPU? - Forum EVGA, Thermaltake or Corsair PSU? - Forum PSU select (Evga vs Corsair) - Forum PSU: EVGA SuperNOVA 750G2 or Corsair HX Professional Series 750-Watt? - Forum evga supernova vs corsair psu - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer SM125 July 24, 2014 10:26:04 PM Thanks! There are two versions of the 500w EVGA PSU, one is £30 and the other is £37. Does anyone know what's different because the specs look identical and none of them are modular. Reply to SM125 m 0 l Byte70 July 25, 2014 5:20:41 AM They're probably just from different companies or something. Reply to Byte70 m 0 l RobCherry July 25, 2014 8:53:48 AM dont go for the corsair one, its very poorly made, you want a xfx/seasonic/evga psu. im guessing your budget is £30-£40 try these ; http://wiziwoo.co.uk/xfx-pro550w.html?gclid=CJCc7P7o4L8... http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/like/360992821919?limghlpsr=t... http://www.dabs.com/products/evga-500w-500b-80-plus-bro... Reply to RobCherry m 0 l Best solution Scampi a b ) Power supply July 25, 2014 9:26:21 AM R9 270X requires 24 Amps on the 12v rail, a 500W PSU minimum & 2x 6-pin PCIE CX 430W V2 has 28 amps on the 12v rail + 1x 6-pin PCIE. EVGA 500B has 40amps on the 12v rail + 2x 6-pin PCIE. The 500B is better suited to the R9 270X. Reply to Scampi Share SR-71 Blackbird a c 2307 ) Power supply a c 468 4 Gaming July 25, 2014 9:32:50 AM Get the EVGA 500B here's a nice review from jonnyguru on it. http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=... PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant Power Supply: EVGA 500W 80+ Bronze Certified ATX Power Supply ($34.99 @ Newegg) Total: $34.99 Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-07-25 12:31 EDT-0400 Reply to SR-71 Blackbird m 1 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources SolvedEVGA vs Corsair PSU Forum SolvedIs the Corsair RM 750 gold PSU enough for 2 EVGA GTX 760 SC W/ACX cooling in SLI? Forum SolvedWill Corsair braided cables work on any PSU specifically EVGA Supernova NEX Forum SolvedWhich Corsair PSU works with a single EVGA GTX 760? Forum SolvedEVGA psu good or wait for Corsair Forum SolvedCan a Corsair CX430M psu support an EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti BOOST SuperClocked 2GB gpu? Forum SolvedWill a Corsair CX430M psu support an EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti 2GB? Forum psu: evga 500B or corsair cx 500? Forum Will the EVGA custom sleeved PSU cable kit work with a Corsair power supply? Forum Which is better for PSU's, Corsair, Evga, or Cooler Master? Forum EVGA GTX 770 4GB Connecting - PSU Corsair 1050 Watts Forum EVGA or Corsair PSU? (Bonus question: small, quiet, cooler) Forum PSU: Corsair TX 750 or EVGA Supernova NEX750G Forum EVGA 650ti boost SC / Sapphire 7850 2GB with Corsair HX520W PSU? Forum Will the EVGA Nvidia GTX 650 work with Corsair 450w PSU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !