Is my PSU enough or I need a new one? Tags: Power Supplies Corsair Components Product Last response: June 26, 2012 8:40 AM in Components Share hents1230 June 26, 2012 7:57:12 AM Helllo! As I was upgrading my PC, I ran into an issue - Will my PSU give enough power? Specs: ASUS SABERTOOTH 990FX Corsair LP Vengeance RAM 8GB CLUB 3D GTX 550Ti 2GB version Killer 2100 NIC AMD Phenom II x6 1075T Crucial m4 Samsung 500GB HD 7200rpm PSU Corsair CX500 I've used PSU calculators and they show that it's enough, but I'd like to have others opinions. Thanks alot! More about : psu mrclownface a b ) Power supply June 26, 2012 8:03:23 AM i think it should be fine for that system,but if you plan to upgrade to a better video card in the future,maybe a 650watt psu may suit your needs better bartholomew a b ) Power supply June 26, 2012 8:08:03 AM Yes, the CX500 s sufficient for your rig. Although I would recommend the SeaSonic S12II 520W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Its a very high quality unit & will be sufficient for almost any Single GPU future upgrade. Related resources Do I need new PSU ? Is the one im using compatible? - Forum Big enough PSU ? Need advice! - Forum This Psu enough for new system? - Forum PSU Popped, Need help picking a new one ! - Forum Is this pc enough with 600w thermaltake psu ? computer novice needing h - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hents1230 June 26, 2012 8:32:56 AM Im not planning upgrading anytime soon cuz of lack of money Thanks alot for your help! lilotimz a b ) Power supply June 26, 2012 8:40:40 AM Yes. It is a solid budget unit that is outclassed by better designs which are more expensive but still miles better than other generic psus. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWill old PSU will be enough for new build. ForumIs my Coolermaster RP-600-PCAR PSU enough for this new system? ForumNew System Build - Is my PSU strong enough ? ForumCrossfire 5770 or one 5850? Do I need a new psu ? ForumCurrent psu or do i need a new one ? ForumIs this PSU enough for my new system? ForumBuilding new PC current PSu has no PCIE cord so need a new one ForumPSU Fried - Need help choosing a new one ForumDo i need a new PSU if so which one ForumIs a 600w PSU enough ForumThermaltake PSU enough fot nVidia GTX 650 Ti? ForumBest Cpu cooler for ~40 ForumIs my PSU/Motherboard strong enough? Forum[Solved] Seeking for Case & PSu ForumNeed help choosing some peripherals and a GPU More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !