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I am very close to finishing my new system build, and have a question regarding estimated power draw from the wall under load with overclocking. I would like an estimate of my power draw including both of my power supplies, my monitor, and my speaker system. I am also wondering if I should run a new circuit to my house panel for only my computer setup. System specs are as follows.

3930k
Asus rampage IV extreme
3x evga gtx 680 4gb model
Samsung 830 256gb
2x mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb
Nzxt sentry mix fan controller
11x 140mm Bitfenix Spectre pro
20x 120mm Bitfenix Spectre pro
4x koolance pmp 450
2x nzxt 1 meter strips
Nzxt 2 meter strip

Monitor
27" Auria 1440p EQ276W

Stereo
Bose companion 5

I am powering the system for now with 2 psus. An ax1200 for the CPU, mobo, and gpu's. and an ax850 for the cooling and lighting. When I used a power supply estimator a long time ago when I started the build, it said I needed 2 psus, which is why I chose this setup.

Anyone have an idea as to how much real life power draw my system will produce? Thanks in advance for the help!

Ps: rig is in my sig
 
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Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
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EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GS Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 Logitech G Pro 
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Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb Raystorm EK waterblocks Windows 7 pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
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post #2 of 6
Just use the ax1200, you don't need 2 PSUs, even if you overclocked all that.
 
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RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.Skill Trident X 2X8GB DDR3 2400MHz Samsung 840 PRO 256GB  Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB SATA III 6Gb/s 64... Pioneer Blu-ray Burner 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Liquid Single Loop Triple Radiators Win 7 SP1 Professional x64bit  Samsung SynchMaster 24" Widescreen 1200p TFT-LC... Logitech G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNOVA G2 1300w 80+ Gold Fully Modular  Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 Microsoft Sidewinder X5 Allsop Redmond Mouse Pad 
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Cambridge Soundworks 5.1 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 4.6GHz ASRock Z77E-ITX mITX  Sapphire HD 7990 @ 1090MHz/1600MHz G.SKILL Ripjaws 2X4GB DDR3-1600 @ 1866MHz 
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Crucial SSD 128GB mSATA SATA III 6GB  Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB SATA II 32MB 7200RPM LG DVD R/W SATA with LightScribe Corsair Cooling Hydro Series H100 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 7 Professional x64bit Samsung 52" 1080p 60Hz LCD Logitech Wireless K330 Corsair AX850 Gold Fully Modular 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Mini-ATX Black  Logitech Wireless M215 Corsair Vengeance MM200 Yamaha RX-V681 & PSB/Polk Audio 5.1 
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AMD Athlon II X4 640 ASRock N68C-GS NVIDIA 6600GT G. Skill Ripjaws DDR3 1600MHz 
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WD Caviar Blue 500GB 16MB Cache 7200RPM LG Optical Drive Thermaltake Max Orb Windows 7 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
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RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
G.Skill Trident X 2X8GB DDR3 2400MHz Samsung 840 PRO 256GB  Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB SATA III 6Gb/s 64... Pioneer Blu-ray Burner 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Liquid Single Loop Triple Radiators Win 7 SP1 Professional x64bit  Samsung SynchMaster 24" Widescreen 1200p TFT-LC... Logitech G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNOVA G2 1300w 80+ Gold Fully Modular  Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 Microsoft Sidewinder X5 Allsop Redmond Mouse Pad 
Audio
Cambridge Soundworks 5.1 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 4.6GHz ASRock Z77E-ITX mITX  Sapphire HD 7990 @ 1090MHz/1600MHz G.SKILL Ripjaws 2X4GB DDR3-1600 @ 1866MHz 
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OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 7 Professional x64bit Samsung 52" 1080p 60Hz LCD Logitech Wireless K330 Corsair AX850 Gold Fully Modular 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
BitFenix Prodigy Mini-ATX Black  Logitech Wireless M215 Corsair Vengeance MM200 Yamaha RX-V681 & PSB/Polk Audio 5.1 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon II X4 640 ASRock N68C-GS NVIDIA 6600GT G. Skill Ripjaws DDR3 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Caviar Blue 500GB 16MB Cache 7200RPM LG Optical Drive Thermaltake Max Orb Windows 7 
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post #3 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Gunderman456 View Post

Just use the ax1200, you don't need 2 PSUs, even if you overclocked all that.

Thanks for the quick reply
 
MATX
(11 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3930k Rampage IV extreme Evga gtx 680 4gb Evga gtx 680 4gb 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Evga gtx 680 4gb Mushkin redline 4x4gb Samsun 830 256gb Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb Raystorm EK waterblocks Windows 7 pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
PowerCaseMouse
EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GS Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 Logitech G Pro 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3930k Rampage IV extreme Evga gtx 680 4gb Evga gtx 680 4gb 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Evga gtx 680 4gb Mushkin redline 4x4gb Samsun 830 256gb Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb Raystorm EK waterblocks Windows 7 pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
PowerCaseMouse
EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GS Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 Logitech G Pro 
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post #4 of 6
The HW without the WC gear gear should draw below 1KW at full load(with a typical load somewhere around 650W), the WC gear needs to be calculated separately , so the 120mm spectre pro are <2W fans (lest's say 40W for all of them) and the 140mm spectre pro are <2.5W fans (lets be overcautious and say 30W for all of them), on the pumps is hard to name a value since you didn't say how they're set up (12v, 24v or what?... assuming 12v they shouldn't pull more than 20W each, so your entire WC gear fits a ~150W envelope).
post #5 of 6
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Original Sin View Post

The HW without the WC gear gear should draw below 1KW at full load(with a typical load somewhere around 650W), the WC gear needs to be calculated separately , so the 120mm spectre pro are <2W fans (lest's say 40W for all of them) and the 140mm spectre pro are <2.5W fans (lets be overcautious and say 30W for all of them), on the pumps is hard to name a value since you didn't say how they're set up (12v, 24v or what?... assuming 12v they shouldn't pull more than 20W each, so your entire WC gear fits a ~150W envelope).

My pumps are running at 12V. Thank you. The more I look at this, I begin to realize that what I have is totally overkill. But the good news is that I probably don't need to run a new circuit. Thanks for the help everyone.
 
MATX
(11 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3930k Rampage IV extreme Evga gtx 680 4gb Evga gtx 680 4gb 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Evga gtx 680 4gb Mushkin redline 4x4gb Samsun 830 256gb Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb Raystorm EK waterblocks Windows 7 pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
PowerCaseMouse
EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GS Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 Logitech G Pro 
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Reply
 
MATX
(11 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
3930k Rampage IV extreme Evga gtx 680 4gb Evga gtx 680 4gb 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Evga gtx 680 4gb Mushkin redline 4x4gb Samsun 830 256gb Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingOS
Mushkin chronos deluxe 240gb Raystorm EK waterblocks Windows 7 pro 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Auria eq276w Logitech g510 Corsair ax 1200 Caselabs sth10 
MouseAudio
Logitech g500 Bose  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
6600k ASUS Maximus VIII GENE EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING ACX G. SKILL Ripjaws V Series 32GB (2x16GB) 
Hard DriveCoolingOSKeyboard
Samsung 950 PRO M.2 512GB PCI-E 3.0 x4 Corsair Hydro H105 Windows 10 Home 64 bit Logitech Orion Red 
PowerCaseMouse
EVGA SuperNOVA 650 GS Corsair Carbide Series Air 240 Logitech G Pro 
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You're very welcome!
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