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How many Volts do I really need?

post #1 of 7
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Ok the bones of my system are in my sig. How much power will i really need? I might add another HD or video card later, but assume I wont.

Could some one make a recommendation for > $40 USD.
post #2 of 7
As far as power supply's, you'd better up the budget or you'll be sorry later.
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An OCZ GamerXStream 700w is more than enough to power that rig and the extras you decide to add in later.
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post #4 of 7
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Originally Posted by STN71190 View Post
As far as power supply's, you'd better up the budget or you'll be sorry later.
STN is right, $40 for a PSU just won't cut it.
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post #5 of 7
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Alright I will go for a more expensive one. Do you really think i will need 700wats?

EDIT: How doe this one look
post #6 of 7
It would be nice to have some headroom for anything else you decide to put in later and if you wish to OC.

By the way, isn't that a GREATER sign behind the $40? so basically he is willing to spend $40-$9999999999999999
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post #7 of 7
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Well after the other recommended a higher price i looked a little higher.
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