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Will this psu have enough power to run my system?

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December 29, 2012 8:03:18 PM

I have just recently been told that a 430 watt psu will be enough to power this system

mobo-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
gpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
cpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
dvd and hard drive from a dell vostro 220
RAM- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

i have a psu similar to this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

will this be enough to run this because my gpu alone says minimum of 500 watts?
thank you for any help

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a c 307 ) Power supply
December 29, 2012 8:12:29 PM

genelite said:
I have just recently been told that a 430 watt psu will be enough to power this system

mobo-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
gpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
cpu-http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
dvd and hard drive from a dell vostro 220
RAM- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

i have a psu similar to this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

will this be enough to run this because my gpu alone says minimum of 500 watts?
thank you for any help


Yes - you can run your sys with a quality 430w unit.
GPU mfg's put psu requirements (like 500w) to allow
for poor quality psu's.

Your tot sys power draw with a 7850 is <300w, so you will
be OK.

Tom
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a c 111 ) Power supply
December 29, 2012 8:12:37 PM

It will run, but which PSU is it? If it's similar, it should be a good quality one.
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December 30, 2012 3:24:11 AM

if the graphics card is a gtx 660 then will it still be fine?
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a c 307 ) Power supply
December 30, 2012 5:26:49 AM

genelite said:
if the graphics card is a gtx 660 then will it still be fine?



Yes - A quality 430w psu will run your sys with a gtx 660
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December 30, 2012 7:17:35 PM

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