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Will corsair HX 750 or tx 850 work with micro atx mobo?

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Hey guys

Im planning to upgrade my psu to either corsair hx 750 or tx 850.

First off.. Which ones better?? these are my two options..

Will they be compatible with my micro atx mobo?? Check out my config..
    
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post #2 of 16
HX is better
Its compatible, and greatly overkill
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post #3 of 16
Why do you need such a big PSU are you planning to keep this one for 5+ years?
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post #4 of 16
Both are way overkill for your system.

The HX 750 is more efficient which makes it better.

Either will work with your mobo.

Why are there sooo many Corsair fans here???


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post #5 of 16
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Yes im not planning to upgrade PSU any time soon
Im also upgrading my Processor to an X6 phenom. And will upgrade my graphics card soon.. I think ill go for the hx 650..
    
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post #6 of 16
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Sorry for double post.. BUt are you guys very sure hx works with micro atx?? Cos i hard somewhere that even tho atx psus fit a micro atx they will not work..
    
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post #7 of 16
lol where did you hear that? whoever said that is a n00b

you can use any psu you want with a micro atx motherboard and the psu is atx spec so it must fit in any case
 
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Yes, it will work.
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post #9 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by rammbhat View Post
Yes im not planning to upgrade PSU any time soon
Im also upgrading my Processor to an X6 phenom. And will upgrade my graphics card soon.. I think ill go for the hx 650..
What graphics card will you get?

(and in general, any PSU we recommend will be compatible)
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Probably a gtx 5XX series high end.. But max one card.. nor sli
    
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