430W PSU ok for build? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: January 17, 2013 2:43 AM in Systems Share garther 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 More about : 430w psu build tiny voices January 16, 2013 8:21:36 PM It will be just fine. What is your budget for this rig? kulmnar 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. Related resources ATI 5750 with 430w PSU - Forum Will 430w PSU be enough? - Forum HD 4850 on 430w PSU - Forum Can a 430W power a 6850? - Forum Seasonic S12 430w and 8800GTS - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer garther January 16, 2013 9:02:56 PM i wanted to keep it under $400 since i already have the hdd and optical drive tiny voices 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) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHD 6870 AND Phenom II X4 with 430W PSU in September $500 gaming build ? Forum430W Antec Neo HE ok for E8400 + 4870? ForumFirst Build , Is this ok . ForumIs this sub $400 build OK ForumCan I run a 6770 450W card on my 430W Thermaltake TR2 PSU ForumBest GPU compatible with Corsair 430W PSU ($50-$100 budget) ForumRadeon HD 5770 & 430W PSU ForumOk build for $450? ForumUpgrade Video Card that my 430w PSU will run-suggestions? ForumIs this gaming PC okay? Forum[Solved] Looking for advice on a new build for gaming Forum800-1k build ForumNew Build Not Working ForumNew Build: Windows 8 OEM vs Full Forum[Solved] I can build it, but will it run.... More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !