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August 21, 2012 5:15:51 AM

Hello,
I'm building my first gaming rig, and would like advice on what brand/wattage PSU I need. I'm looking for a modular/semi-modular/ non-modular brand name PSU for my needs. My budget for the PSU is $100. Here are my specs;

CPU- Intel Core i5 3570K 3.4GHz LGA

Motherboard- Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H LGA 1155 Z77 ATX Intel Motherboard

GPU- GIGABYTE GV-N66TOC-2GD GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB 192-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

Corsair Vengeance 8GB RAM

1TB SeaGate Barracuda HDD

64 GB Samsung SSD

Drive; Lite-On LightScribe 24X SATA DVD+/-RW Dual Layer Drive IHAS424-98

And a few 200MM and 120MM Fans.

Maybe a cold cathode lighting system later.

This machine is mainly going to be used to HD video editing/rendering, and gaming.
Any comments or suggestions concerning the parts will be appreciated.

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August 21, 2012 6:48:38 AM

yes, that PSU will do the job.
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August 21, 2012 6:54:18 AM

You could try posting in new-build, just follow the layout.

http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra...

They will also look over your components and help you get the best build for your money.

I would personally say the 620 is a little low. It will be fine if that is a quality PSU, again the people in NewBuild's will help with that.
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August 21, 2012 7:38:45 AM

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August 21, 2012 7:39:04 AM

anti-painkilla said:
You could try posting in new-build, just follow the layout.

http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/353572-31-build-upgra...

They will also look over your components and help you get the best build for your money.

I would personally say the 620 is a little low. It will be fine if that is a quality PSU, again the people in NewBuild's will help with that.

Thank you
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August 21, 2012 11:52:42 AM

Bluefusion said:
I'm looking at the
Antec High Current Gamer 620 Watt ATX Modular Power Supply
http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml...

Would it be enough to power my system?

The 660Ti is a 150 watt card, you could run a pair of them in your system with that psu
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