Solved Do I Need More Power For This Gaming PC Build Tags: Gaming Build Power Systems Last response: July 2, 2013 6:53 PM in Systems Share UnrelatedShock July 2, 2013 6:27:02 PM This is my rig so far and i want to know if i need a psu with more power cpu: intel core i5 3470 gpu: Gigabyte Radeon 7950 3gb motherboard: MSI LGA1155/Intel B75/DDR3/SATA3 USB 3.0/A&GbE/MicroATX Motherboard B75MA-P45 hdd: western digital carviar black 1tb RAM: corsair vengance black 8gb ddr3 2x4gb case: nzxt source 210 elite os: windows 8 wireless adapter: ASUS(PCE-N15) psu: CORSAIR Builder Series CX500 500W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply optical drive: LITE-ON DVD Burner - Bulk Black SATA Model iHAS124-04 - OEM More about : good gaming rig More about : power gaming build markwp a b 4 Gaming July 2, 2013 6:48:36 PM As long as you are not planning to crossfire, you'll be fine. If you are planning any upgrades down the road, you might want to look at a 650w unit. Mark m 0 l Best solution ajl2011shooter July 2, 2013 6:53:17 PM It should draw around 350w as you described . So yes you are fine. As markwp said if you plan on any upgrades or Crossfire you might want to go with a 750w. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedDo I Need More Power For This Gaming PC Build Forum Solvedi'm planning build to build a gaming pc need more information....??!!? Forum SolvedAMD Gaming PC Build, Yet more to Upgrade..........Need Suggestions !!!! Forum SolvedNeed help building a gaming PC for no more then $1300 Forum SolvedBuilding Gaming PC, I Need Few More Advice Forum SolvedDo I need more power for my build? Forum Gaming and more PC build - Reviews needed Forum SolvedWill the RM850 power this build, or do I need more? Forum SolvedWould my customized gaming computer need more than 750W Power Supply? Forum Building My First Gaming PC, But I Need (More) Help! Forum SolvedFinishing PC Build, more fans needed? Forum SolvedMore Powerful computer on Windows 8 preforms worse on SOME games than older Windows 7 Pc Forum SolvedMy first gaming PC. Need approval from more experienced PC builders Forum SolvedHey guys, I need your help to build a nice gaming rig.I am from India - Delhi. My budget is Rs.45000 . Cannot invest more! Forum SolvedNeed a bit more guidance to build gaming rig Forum SolvedWant to build a gaming PC for no more than $800 Forum SolvedNeed Gaming Motherboard and Power Supply to support build Forum Solvedmore build ideas needed. gaming build. Forum Solvedhey i need a pc case and Power supply for this build and 2 way sli GTX 780ti in the future Forum SolvedI want a powerful gaming build but dont want to spend any more than 1000 dollars, can yall help? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !