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Upgrade PSU - what's the best choice?

Ali3ta1r

26 months ago

Hi all,

I am looking to buy a new PSU to power the below rig (probably need a 550W). Currently running a Corsair - VS 450W ATX Power Supply.

Can anyone advise what would be the best option in the market currently? Budget is about £50 - £90.

  1. CPU Intel - Core i5-4690 3.5GHz Quad-Core Processor
  2. CPU Cooler - Corsair - H55 57.0 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
  3. Motherboard - Asus - Z97-WS ATX LGA1150 Motherboard
  4. Memory - Kingston - HyperX Fury Red 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory
  5. Storage - 1 x 850 EVO Samsung 2.5" SSD & 2 x Western Digital - BLACK SERIES 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
  6. Video Card - Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti WindForce X2 OC
  7. Case - Cooler Master - Elite 311 (Blue) ATX Mid Tower Case
  8. Power Supply - ???
  9. Optical Drive - Lite-On - iHAS124-14 DVD/CD Writer
  10. Operating System - Microsoft - Windows 10 Home OEM 64-bit
  11. Monitor - 2 x AOC - I2369VM 23.0" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor

Comments

  • 26 months ago
  • 2 points

The EVGA G2, G3, and Corsair RMx are the best performers without spending massive amounts of cash.

Based on UK pricing, I'd strongly suggest the EVGA G3. The price on it is very competitive right now and it's a fantastic supply.

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