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What size of PSU do I need?
Jun 30, 2012, 6:44 AM
Hello, I am planning out my new Desktop build, and am wondering what size of PSU I would need.
My specs so far are:
Case - Cooler Master Haf XM
CPU - Intel 3570k Ivy Bridge
GPU - Radeon 7950
Hard Drive - Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB
RAM - Corsair 8 (or maybe 12) gb Vengance
Motherboard - ASUS Sabertooth Z77
CPU Cooler - Cooler Master V8
Not sure what PSU would be adequate for this build.
I am planning on doing small overclocking, nothing serious.
Jun 30, 2012
Jun 30, 2012
what size need
Jun 30, 2012, 6:52 AM
Your build is rated for 500w PSU, 700w if you plan to Crossfire in future.
Jun 30, 2012, 7:29 AM
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Jun 30, 2012, 7:49 AM
btw any reason you want the 7950 instead of the gtx 670? 670 will out perform the 7950 at about the same price range.
Also if this is a gaming rig 8gb is plenty.
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