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430W PSU ok for build?

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January 16, 2013 8:17:29 PM

Ok, I'm building a gaming pc. Please note I am going to be playing MMOs and some mods off steam with it and I AM NOT OVERCLOCKING no interest in it.

My question is will a corsair 430W handle this rig fine?

AMD Phenom x II 965 Black Edition

Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard

Wintec one 8gb ram

Galaxy GeForce GTX650 1GB

Raidmax Tornado (Black/Red) ATX Mid Tower Case w/450W Power Supply *Not using the PSU in it the case just comes with 3 fans*

Corsair 430W 430W 80 PLUS Certified ATX12V Power Supply

500GB Seagate Barracuda

DVD-ROM Drive from old PC

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January 16, 2013 8:21:36 PM

It will be just fine. What is your budget for this rig?
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January 16, 2013 8:23:11 PM

PSU is fine if not overclocking, however, if you ever need to update your video card you will need a better PSU.
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January 16, 2013 9:02:56 PM

i wanted to keep it under $400 since i already have the hdd and optical drive
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January 17, 2013 2:43:46 AM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

CPU: Intel Core i3-3220 3.3GHz Dual-Core Processor ($109.99 @ NCIX US)
Motherboard: ASRock B75M-GL Micro ATX LGA1155 Motherboard ($66.98 @ SuperBiiz)
Memory: Mushkin Blackline 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($35.57 @ NCIX US)
Video Card: Galaxy GeForce GTX 650 Ti 1GB Video Card ($124.99 @ Newegg)
Case: Cooler Master Elite 335 Upgraded ATX Mid Tower Case ($39.20 @ NCIX US)
Power Supply: Corsair CX 500W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V Power Supply ($39.99 @ Newegg)
Total: $416.72
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-01-16 23:43 EST-0500)
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