PSU advice Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: January 6, 2013 11:06 PM in Components Share jf812 January 6, 2013 7:39:25 PM I just saw this PSU: http://www.scan.co.uk/products/500w-scanfx-psu-all-blac... Will this be good enough to effectively power the following system without risking frying it? MSI FM2-A55M-E33, AMD A55, FM2, DDR3, SATA II - 3Gb/s, RAID, PCIe 2.0 (x16), D-Sub, MATX 8GB (2x4GB) Corsair DDR3 Vengeance Red Low Profile, PC3-14900 (1866), Non-ECC, CAS 9-10-9-27, XMP, 1.5V 500GB Seagate ST500DM002 Barracuda SATA 6Gb/s, 7200rpm, 16MB Cache, 8.5ms, NCQ AMD A10 5800K Black Edition, S FM2, Virgo Core, Quad Core 3.8GHz, AMD Radeon HD 7660D 800MHz, 100W, Retail LiteOn IHAS124-04 24x DVD±R, 8x DVD±DL, DVD+RW x8/-RW x6, DVD-RAM x12, SATA, Black, OEM Cooler Master Elite 343 Black micro-ATX Mini Tower Case w/o PSU Thanks in advance More about : psu advice johnsonjohnson January 6, 2013 8:56:04 PM Hi. If you have to ask that question, then deep down you know it isn't good enough or worth the risk. Go with this one instead: Corsair CX430 http://www.scan.co.uk/products/430w-corsair-builder-ser... m 0 l Brett928S2 a b ) Power supply January 6, 2013 9:26:35 PM Hi NO...lol For that price I wouldn't give it to my worst enemy ...well actually I might All the best Brett m 0 l Related resources New PSU Advice.... - Forum need advice on psu please - Forum Will this PC build work, or die? Need PSU and ventilation advice - Forum Requesting Advice on PSU Upgrade - Forum advice buying a PSU for my first budget pc build - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iceclock a b ) Power supply January 6, 2013 10:57:37 PM http://www.scan.co.uk/products/450w-xfx-pro-core-editio... 35 quids and more than enought for this build, yeah id never suggest such a junk powersupply that u listed, generic powersupplies are just a way of asking shoot my pc with a cannonball, best to buy quality than to fry ur pc. joe m 0 l johnsonjohnson January 6, 2013 11:06:05 PM I should've checked pcpartpicker first. Go with iceclock's plus it goes with your avatar picture. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSome PSU Advice Forum SolvedAdvice required picking out a PSU Forum SolvedAdvice on wattage of PSU Forum SolvedNeed advice about PSU and GPU Forum SolvedNew rig, PSU advice needed Forum SolvedPSU advice needed Forum Solvedneed some advice on PSU Forum SolvedAdvice on GPU and PSU upgrade Forum SolvedPSU Advice please Forum SolvedBuild advice, PSU. Forum SolvedPsu advice for gtx 770 Forum SolvedNeed Help/advice Upgrading my PSU Forum SolvedPlz advice a suitable PSU and a gud Hdd.!! Forum SolvedPSU sata power cable advice Forum SolvedNeed advice on PSU decision for Gaming PC Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !