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05-23-2019 01:02 PM
wingman99 Plenty of power for your setup. After setup you can see for your self purchase a kill a watt meter.
05-22-2019 12:57 PM
deafboy Plenty, you're good
05-22-2019 12:25 PM
PhotonFanatic
Quote: Originally Posted by shilka View Post
Thats a model from 2008 and its a rebrand of the Seasonic S12II and while its not terrible i do question how much of those 400 watts it has lost
By the way the 12v rail is only rated for 360 watts so its not a even a 400 watt unit the other 40 watts are on the other rails
Well its not perfection but it does sound like its more than plenty, as other members have said.
05-22-2019 11:49 AM
shilka
Quote: Originally Posted by PhotonFanatic View Post
It is a Corsair CMPSU-400CX.
Thats a model from 2008 and its a rebrand of the Seasonic S12II and while its not terrible i do question how much of those 400 watts it has lost
By the way the 12v rail is only rated for 360 watts so its not a even a 400 watt unit the other 40 watts are on the other rails
05-22-2019 11:43 AM
PhotonFanatic
Quote: Originally Posted by shilka View Post
Really depends on which 400 watt you are talking about as many of them are not very good so what exact brand and model are you talking about?
It is a Corsair CMPSU-400CX.
05-22-2019 08:39 AM
JackCY How many of these computers from that PSU? One? You're fine.
05-22-2019 07:49 AM
Smanci Might touch 150W from the wall if you try to kill it with a power virus.
05-22-2019 07:44 AM
shilka Really depends on which 400 watt you are talking about as many of them are not very good so what exact brand and model are you talking about?
As for the calculators they are all rubbish that will overstate numbers by 28% or more
05-22-2019 06:59 AM
burksdb More then enough.
05-22-2019 06:57 AM
bfromcolo Yes plenty.
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