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Good future psu between 40-50$

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July 31, 2012 2:49:36 PM

Hey pls suggest me a good psu which i can use for my system
the config is

cpu AMD Phenome X2 550 black edition 3.1 ghz

MOBO Asus M2N68-Am plus

Kingston 2gb ddr2 ram

GPU Nvidia Geforce 9600 GT 512 mb ram

Screen resolution 1600x900

I need a psu that i can use in the future too.
I just intend to upgrade my gpu (not intending to sli , overclock) and ram in the future

how about
corsair vx430v2 and corsair vx500v2 ?????

all suggestions of other brands are welcome too
thank you

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July 31, 2012 3:17:12 PM

Antec VP-450 is another budget priced PS with good reviews.

Dave
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July 31, 2012 3:32:18 PM

You just answered your own question (i think its a question.....).

The ones you noted will be good.
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July 31, 2012 4:45:47 PM

If our doing an upgrade then why not get a good brand psu with an amount of watts that will power most video cards so you have options.

SeaSonic S12II 520 Bronze 520W ATX12V V2.3 / EPS 12V V2.91 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply
$69.99
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

This would be a top brand and will power the medium model video cards.

CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 V2 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply
$59.99 and a $20 rebate makes the final price $39.99.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

This is a decent brand psu and has enough watts to power most medium model video cards.
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July 31, 2012 4:55:36 PM

I maintain a list of recommended power supplies based on competent technical reviews published by sites that have the proper equipment and people to perform rigorous testing and in-depth component analysis:

http://www.johnnylucky.org/power-supplies/psu-recommend...

Scroll down to the Corsair Section where you will find links to technical reviews of the Corsair 430 watt power supply you mentioned. You'll also find links to reviews of other brands and models.
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