Thoughts on this PSU?

jawhnay

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=17-139-020&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=4&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTab=true&Keywords=%28keywords%29&Page=1#scrollFullInfo

Was just looking for some insight on this PSU. I just want it to be able to power up my rig without any problems.

Specs:
MOBO: ECS G31T-M(1.0) LGA 775 Intel G31 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard

Processor: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 Quad-Core Processor 2.40 GHz

Current Graphics Card: EVGA 512-P3-N871-RX GeForce 9800 GTX(G92) 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready SLI Support Video Card

RAM: CORSAIR XMS2 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 (PC2 6400) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model TWIN2X4096-6400C5

Current Power Supply: RAIDMAX AURORA 2 RX-600F 600W ATX12V V2.2 / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready LED Power Supply

CASE: RAIDMAX SMILODON Extreme Black ATX-612WEB 1.0mm SECC Steel ATX Mid Tower Foldout MB Computer Case

**I already have a new GFX card on the way to replace my Geforce. XFX AMD Radeon HD 6870 900M 1 GB DDR5 DUAL MINIDP HDMI DUAL DVI PCI-E Video Card
 

jawhnay

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Thanks for the reply! But I have one more question. Since you said I only need about a 500W power supply, I looked for one on newegg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182199

How does this compare to the corsair and the one I currently have in my system? Will this supply enough power to my graphic card?
 

jawhnay

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I've been told that I should replace my current PSU because it's a shitty brand and it will short circuit soon. However, I've had it for 4 years and haven't had any problems so far other than my computer restarting out of nowhere. Should I really replace my PSU? And thanks for the replies! I appreciate it.
 

Rebooting out of nowhere could be a PSU issue, Raidmax is known to be at the bottom barrel quality wise so replacing it is a good idea!
 

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