Solved Do I need a certified PSU for this rig? Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: November 30, 2012 12:59 AM in Components Share Artx3 November 29, 2012 5:50:54 PM Hello guys, I'm planning to buy an AMD Athlon II x4 620 2.6 Ghz along with a Radeon HD 6670 or 7750, 8 Gb RAM DDR3 1333 mhz and a 7200rpm HDD - Don't know how much GB's though - will I need a certified PSU? or a 600 watts generic PSU will do? More about : certified psu rig Best solution prototype18 a b ) Power supply November 29, 2012 5:55:38 PM Antec Vp-450W will do the job . And its just 30$ Share ss202sl November 29, 2012 6:04:20 PM ^^^+1 I wouldn't recommend a generic PSU for ANY pc. m 0 l Related resources Do I need a haswell certified psu - Forum need a good PSU SLI certified....... - Forum Kingwin 1000w Modular SLI certified PSU help needed - Forum Will a fx-8320 bottleneck a r9 290? Also, is a 700w bronze certified PSU enough for them? - Forum Haswell certified PSU's - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer FinneousPJ a b ) Power supply November 29, 2012 6:18:24 PM You don't need one but you should get one. m 0 l Artx3 November 30, 2012 12:40:31 AM Best answer selected by artx3. m 0 l Artx3 November 30, 2012 12:41:36 AM thanks for your advices. Going to buy a certified 450w PSU m 0 l prototype18 a b ) Power supply November 30, 2012 12:59:40 AM You'r Welcome ! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedGeForce GTX 780 on a 500w 80+ Gold Certified PSU Forum SolvedHaswell OC and Haswell-certified PSU Forum SolvedIs this psu haswell certified Forum Solvedwill a Corsair Builder Series CXM 600W Modular 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX/EPS PSU, work and support the Asus Radeon R9 270X Forum Solved750W PSU 80+ gold certified for NZXT Phantom Full Tower Forum Solveddoes PSU Corsair VS 450w is a pure PSU which certified by 80 plus ? Forum SolvedNon-Haswell Certified PSU Forum SolvedWill a 700W 80+ Bronze certified PSU support GTX 780 SLI? Forum Solvedwhat the difference between certified and ready haswell PSU? Forum SolvedGold certified PSU Forum Solvedneed a cheap psu for my gaming rig Forum SolvedMixing Corsair XMP certified and non XMP certified for Sabertooth X79 Rig CML16GX3M4A1600C9 and CMZ16X3M4X1600C9 Forum SolvedNeed help with deciding what PSU to get for gaming rig! Forum SolvedPSU: Modular gold certified vs. Non-modular Platinum certified? Forum Sapphire R9 290 TRI-X OC With a 700 Watt PSU, Bronze Certified, and FX 9370 @ 4.8 ghz Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !