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Is 600W good enough for this configuration ?

post #1 of 18
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Does anyone know is 600W good enough for this configuration ?

CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition
Motherboard: Asus M5A87
Memory: 4GB Kingston 1333 MHz
GPU: Asus HD 6950 1 GB DirectCu II
Optical Drive: DVD+-RW Samsung SH-S222AB Bebe SATA
Hard Disk: 1TB Samsung HD103SJ, 7200RPM, 32 MB, F3
Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212+

Thanks
post #2 of 18
A quality 500w would power that thing easy.
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post #3 of 18
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Quote:
Originally Posted by railfan844 View Post
A quality 500w would power that thing easy.
Lol, don't think so.
EDIT: and btw, you have a psu with 750W
post #4 of 18
Depends on what 600W PSU you're talking about, a decent 600W should be more than sufficient for that setup.
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post #5 of 18
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Quote:
Originally Posted by adizz View Post
Depends on what 600W PSU you're talking about, a decent 600W should be more than sufficient for that setup.
Chieftec CTG-600-80P, 600W
post #6 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by blabla21 View Post
Lol, don't think so.
EDIT: and btw, you have a psu with 750W
You can't argue with numbers...
http://www.anandtech.com/show/4061/a...eon-hd-6950/24
Power drawn from the wall: 320W under load. That's for the full system, not accounting for efficiency. With efficiency that comes to about 272W.
So yes, 500W is more than enough.
post #7 of 18
if your talking Corsair, Seasonic, Enermax type PSU's 600w is fine. If your thinking CM, Rocketfish-stuff like that. NO!
post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by CtrlAltElite View Post
if your talking Corsair, Seasonic, Enermax type PSU's 600w is fine. If your thinking CM, Rocketfish-stuff like that. NO!
Don't forget Antec, Thermaltake, Silverstone, and XFX!
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post #9 of 18
Don't see much info on that PSU, but looks like one to maybe avoid. You usually get what you pay for with PSUs.
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post #10 of 18
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Wait, is then that chieftec PSU good ?
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