Solved Antec TP3 550w Good for Me? Tags: Power Supplies Motherboards Components Last response: June 8, 2013 1:26 PM in Components Share 1Dan1 June 7, 2013 11:43:47 AM Here are my specs: Processor : Intel Core i7 950 RAM : 12 GB Motherboard : MSI 1366 ATX Motherboard X58 PRO HardDrive : Hitachi HDS721010CLA332 ATA Device 931 GB Monitor: ViewSonic VT2430 24-Inch 1080p LCD HDTV (1400x900 res) One DVD-R DL Graphics Card: One PowerColor 7950 (not OC'd but plan on overclocking) Fans: I also plan on buying 1-3 led 120 mm fans http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx This says that the Antec TP3's are at the top of the Tier 2 list, but is the 550 w enough for my system, and is it really quality? More about : antec tp3 550w good MrAcd June 8, 2013 8:29:11 AM Ok after doing some research I have calculated and found that the 550w Antec PSU Is just fine for your build and some OCing, Antec make some really good PSU's, so for quality they are on the + side, so yeah you are set, have fun. m 0 l SR-71 Blackbird a c 1867 ) Power supply a c 975 V Motherboard June 8, 2013 11:44:48 AM http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SeaSonic M12II 620 Bronze 620W ATX12V V2.3 / EPS 12V V2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supp I would grab a 620w for a little extra room. m 0 l Related resources Antec tp3 trio 650 W is it good? - Forum is antec VP550p 550w good? - Forum Is antec basiq 550w any good - Forum Will this ANTEC 550W work for me? - Forum Anyone wnat tor try and fix my Antec TP3 650? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer 1Dan1 June 8, 2013 12:54:36 PM SR-71 Blackbird said:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SeaSonic M12II 620 Bronze 620W ATX12V V2.3 / EPS 12V V2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supp I would grab a 620w for a little extra room. Thanks for the suggestion, I'll look into it. This is also my other option http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-CMPSU-650TX-650-Watt-Seri... , your thoughts? m 0 l Best solution SR-71 Blackbird a c 1867 ) Power supply a c 975 V Motherboard June 8, 2013 12:57:55 PM http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-CMPSU-650TX-650-Watt-Seri... Would also be a great choice ^ Share MrAcd June 8, 2013 1:26:30 PM Yeah get the corsair if you can spend that much on a PSU, get the modular one the others dude sent. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Antec TP3 650W vs. Antec NeoPower 650W Forum Antec TP3 550 PS, eVGA 7900GTX and WD Raptor 150GB Forum SolvedDo you suggest Corsair 550W or Antec 550W PSU for better longevity? Forum SolvedUpgrading to GTX 770....will Antec 550W PSU run my machine properly? Forum Will this 550W PSU be good enought for me? Forum SolvedIs Antec Vp 550W V2 PSU Enough for r9 280x? Forum SolvedAntec EarthWatts Platinum 550w - Is it enough? Forum SolvedANTEC VP550 550W Sufficient? Forum SolvedCan an Antec 550w 80+ run Sapphire r9 280x? Forum SolvedCan Antec VP550P 550W run Gigabyte GeForce GTX 770 OC 4GB GDDR5 ? Forum SolvedIs XFX 80 550W a good PSU? Forum SolvedAntec HCG-620 vs 550W XFX Core Edition Forum Antec EA 550w running GTX 760 + i5 4670k? Forum SolvedWant to know if a 550w PSU is good enough with a little bit of headroom for my build? Forum SolvedAntec 550W VP550P, enough for my system? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !