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    Older PSU enough?

    My graphics card is dying a slow death and I'm looking at the R9 270X to replace it. I'm unsure if my current PSU will be up to the job though, as it's a few years old now. My current PSU is a Corsair HX-620w and the graphics card is a HD5770

    Any opinions?

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    Re: Older PSU enough?

    Unless you're going for a world record overclock on that Q6600 then you'll be absolutely fine, the R9 270X is very efficient for the speed.

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    Re: Older PSU enough?

    More than enough with loads spare. The HX620 was a Seasonic built unit with a single 12v rail of 600w.

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