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so i got a 750w psu and for some reason it dosent really work with my pc so i bought a thing to plug in the wall and to see what watt it takes and its drawing 740w and tbh i don't know why then the pc just turns off after that so would a 850w psu do.

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i7 4790k oc at 4.6ghz
r9 390x
16gb ram
1 sandisk ssd
1 500gb westen digital blue drive
1 160gb un branded drive
1 h100igtx
1 set of deep cool led lights
4x 120mm fans thats with the fans on the h100igtx
 
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so i got a 750w psu and for some reason it dosent really work with my pc so i bought a thing to plug in the wall and to see what watt it takes and its drawing 740w and tbh i don't know why then the pc just turns off after that so would a 850w psu do.

pc specs
i7 4790k oc at 4.6ghz
r9 390x
16gb ram
1 sandisk ssd
1 500gb westen digital blue drive
1 160gb un branded drive
1 h100igtx
1 set of deep cool led lights
4x 120mm fans thats with the fans on the h100igtx
Does you PC work in another wall socket? What PSU is it?
 
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Does you PC work in another wall socket? What PSU is it?
hi it doesn't work in other sockets and its a
CORSAIR CX750 Fixed ATX PSU - 750 W
 
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hi it doesn't work in other sockets and its a
CORSAIR CX750 Fixed ATX PSU - 750 W
The corsair CX series is known for being not very good at all. Think about maybe purchaings a EVGA G2, ANTEC HCG, or XFX or Super sonic unit.
 
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The corsair CX series is known for being not very good at all. Think about maybe purchaings a EVGA G2, ANTEC HCG, or XFX or Super sonic unit.
850w do ? i was looking at there higher end power supplys are there the same
 
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850w do ? i was looking at there higher end power supplys are there the same
Yes. I think it's just the fact that the CX series is kind of low quality it. It will probably not draw as much power if it was a better unit.
 
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