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Can this PSU handle a gtx 460 or 560 (non ti)

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So i just bought this case http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...690&CatId=1509 which comes with a built in psu (specs for the psu are in the link)

I would like to know if it can handle these:
http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...379&CatId=3669

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...323&CatId=3669
post #2 of 27
Need more info, what cpu will you be using. Also will you be overclocking the cpu, or the gpu?
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post #3 of 27
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The CPU im using is an amd phenom ii x6 1035t. Theres no need to overclock if i get the superclocked gtx 460 but if i get the gtx 560 then its a possibility, but im leaning towards the 460. I dont think im planning to overclock the cpu.
post #4 of 27
If it's an OEM 450w PSU then it's probably doing 300-350w. I wouldn't run a x6 and a 460/560 off of it.
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post #5 of 27
Overclocking with this PSU is a bad idea. The PSU could fail and kill either one thing in your system, or your entire system.

PSUs that come with computer cases are generally avoided at all costs, especially ones that come with a $65 case. :/

If its peak capacity is truly 450W, then it has enough power, but its quality is very very very low. I wouldn't trust it any farther than I could throw it.
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post #6 of 27
That PSU will not be good enough. You need at least a 500 watt power supply. If you are on a budget this will work LINK

Edit: never mind that link, this one is on saleLINK its a Corsair Builder Series PSU on sale for 49.99 after the mail in rebate
Edited by rafety58 - 10/23/11 at 12:45pm
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post #7 of 27
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So what should i do? lol
post #8 of 27
get a better power supply
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post #9 of 27
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Originally Posted by Raggi02 View Post
So what should i do? lol
You can probably go with this PSU and have just enough power for the 460 or 560 (non Ti only here), but then you'd need to make a priority of buying a new PSU that has a better quality.

This one COULD be fine for the short term at first, however I wouldn't be comfortable with it for any length of time if it were my computer. I mean damn: that's a $65 case that comes with a PSU. How of much of that cost is the PSU, y'know?
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
250 GB Samsung 840 EVO (C:\) 250 GB Samsung 840 EVO (D:\) 150 GB WD VelociRaptor Samsung SH-S243N 24x DVD Burner 
Optical DriveCoolingOSMonitor
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KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Filco Majestouch 104-key Cherry MX Blues w/NKRO Corsair HX650 (Bronze, ordered on 12-12-2009) CM 690 Intellimouse Optical (1.1A) 1000Hz polling rate 
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post #10 of 27
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im kind of on a budget :$
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