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Replacing Power Supply - Parts interchangeable?

ENVY Phoenix 850qe Desktop
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

Hello,

 

I need to replace my power supply and would like to do it myself. My current PSU is HP Part # 746177-002, Model # PS-8501-2.

 

My understanding is any power supply will not necessarily fit, but I am having a hard time finding the right part. Also, unfortunately this PSU was replaced less than 3 months ago and is already dead. I think the issue is electric voltage in my home, which I am getting addressed this week. However, I am not sure if I should consider any sort of quality upgrade since I am going to be replacing the unit. Do I need to use the same HP part?

 

Thank you!

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@teeah,

You can use any ATX PSU that meets or exceeds the wattage and necessary cabled plugs.

https://www.newegg.com/rosewill-lepton-series-lepton-600-600w/p/N82E16817182399

https://www.newegg.com/rosewill-green-series-rg630-s12-continuous-630w-40-c/p/N82E16817182200R

sale ends monday: https://www.newegg.com/corsair-cx-series-cx550-550w/p/N82E16817139202

https://www.newegg.com/corsair-vs550-cp-9020171-na-550w/p/N82E16817139229

 

 

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