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First time builder, one final question

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November 8, 2011 11:36:57 AM

I am putting together an i5 2500k, 8 gigs of ram, and a gtx 570.

Is my power supply good enough for all this even with overclocking the cpu?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
November 8, 2011 11:56:20 AM

The minimum recommended for a GTX570 is a 550W PSU, the one you have selected should be plenty unless you plan to SLI that with another GTX570 later. In that case you will want something around 800-850W.
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November 8, 2011 12:28:39 PM

Do you want to do SLI/CF or using more than 1 card in the future?
If not then that Corsair 650W is enough for your need. :) 
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November 8, 2011 2:19:39 PM

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