The CX430 is a Computer Power Supply Unit produced by Corsair. It theoretically puts out 430w and costs between £30-£40.
Ease of Installation
Power supply installation is pretty standard throughout all the brandings, and this model is no different to many of the others on the market. The ... Read review
While usually quiet, it can squeal under heavy load.
"...clean and consistent power supply.
The Corsair CX430 has a 120mm fan, and it is actually surprisingly quiet. It's more than adequate for cooling the power supply, but the power supply still remains what is probably the quietest component in my computer, which for many is a rare occurrence.
However, under a considerable amount of load (components drawing a lot of power), you can observe a problem that affects all power supplies, but particularly ..."
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Manufacturer's product description
The Builder Series CX430 V2 is the ideal choice for PC builders and upgraders who need a great value, quiet and energy efficient PSU for a low/medium specification home or office PC.The Corsair Builder series of PSUs are designed for worry-free compatibility for your home desktop PC system build or upgrade. With features usually reserved for premium power supplies, it's a great choice for systems where continuous and reliable power delivery and low noise are essential.
Power supply - active Power Factor Correction (PFC) - internal
ATX12V 2.3/ EPS12V
AC 90-264 V
Power Output Connectors Details
1 x power 24 pin ATX ¦ 1 x power 8 pin EPS12V with detachable 4 pin ATX12V section ¦ 2 x 6 pin PCI Express power ¦ 4 x 4 PIN internal power ¦ 5 x 15 pin Serial ATA power ¦ 1 x 4 PIN mini-power connector
+3.3, +5, ±12 V
+3.3V - 20 A ¦ +5V - 20 A ¦ +12V - 28 A ¦ -12V - 0.8 A ¦ +5VSB - 3 A
80 PLUS Certification
120 mm fan
Sleeved cables , over voltage protection, overpower protection, undervoltage protection, short-circuit protection, single 12V rail
FCC Class B certified, UL, TUV, C-Tick, cUL, CB, CCC, Energy-Related Products (ErP) Lot 6