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Would this PSU work overseas?

***Long Version*** Short is lower.
Ok I've just finished my first home-built PC but I'm moving overseas (from USA to Dubai) and my question is:

Can this PSU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171055&Tpk=coolmaster%201200w

Handle the 220V socket that is used in Dubai if I just buy a plug converter for the power cable so I can plug it into a wall socket?

I really don't want to go overseas and blow up my brand new expensive PC (or blow up the convertor from a power overload since converters and just used for little appliances: hair dryers, etc) so if someone could help me it would be very well appreciated.

Thank you, have a good one :)

***Short version:***
My current PC power cable looks like this: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16812270406

Yet the wall socket in Dubai looks like this: http://www.tlc-direct.co.uk/Figures/6.03b.gif

So would a standard power converter help or would I need a whole new power cable?
Example would this work without blowing up PC or converter?:
http://www.internationalconfig.com/prod_shot/30260.jpg

Voltage used in Dubai ~220V
My PSU: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817171055&Tpk=coolmaster%201200w
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  1. Yes. It's Active PFC, so it's auto voltage switching. All you need to do is buy a cable when you get there that plugs into the outlets that you require (the PSU side will be the same).

    Edit: About a minute quicker (or so it says), but still too slow, lol.
  2. Best answer
    Any PSU with active PFC will work anywhere in the world, that unit will work just fine in dubai, you will just need to get a new computer power cable, the end that goes into the PSU is always the same so just get one from a local store so it can plug into the wall properly. Adapters aren't the best idea, a proper cable is a better choice.
  3. Thanks guys I'll actually order a power cable now so I'll be set when I get there. Refresh my memory it's called a BS1363 correct? And the PSU input is a C13/14/or 15? I can never remember...
  4. Mistake.
  5. Gjunki said:
    Refresh my memory it's called a BS1363 correct?


    I honestly have no idea about that myself...
  6. And yes, C13 is the cable connector and C14 is the PSU side connector (I think).
  7. Yeah, from what I have found BS1363 is the standard connector in the UAE which includes Dubai. The PSU is C13/C14, i can never remember which one is the cable and the PSU.
  8. Perfect thanks so much hunter315.
  9. Best answer selected by gjunki.
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