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Will my PSu power power hungry stuff???!

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March 7, 2012 6:01:16 AM

Hello, My name is preston and I love the forum i just need help again. You see I bought this Nvidia geforce 8800 gtx and and My power supply is a Corsair Cx430 Can it run that card along with 1 dvd, drive 1 hard, drive phenom II quad core processor Am3 2.66ghz. ASrock M3a770de motherboard and thats it I bought this psu onsale for 17.99.I just want to know if it can run all of this.
March 7, 2012 6:06:24 AM

It probably can. There are some online tools that give you a rough estimate of how much power you're gonna need according to your components. Newegg has one of them you should try it
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March 7, 2012 8:18:00 AM

Based on the items you mentioned, plus a few more that make up a typical system,
I ran the PSU calculator at http://extreme.outervision.com/PSUEngine and it suggested a PSU with 360W.
You should be 'OK'.
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March 7, 2012 8:21:09 AM

Which Phenom II x4 CPU do you have, to get one that runs @ 2.66ghz?
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March 7, 2012 9:24:24 AM

You are just fine happy gaming
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