Articles & News
Graphics & Displays
Tom's IT Pro
Login | Sign Up
The authority on tech
Do you think I need more than 550w psu?
Harley the rookie
Jul 21, 2014, 11:03 AM
Here's my coming soon computer's build:
Jul 21, 2014
Jul 21, 2014
Jul 21, 2014, 11:13 AM
If you're going to be overclocking your CPU, yes, you should get a bigger one. A 650w would be minimum for headroom and what not.
Jul 21, 2014, 11:14 AM
For those components, a 750w psu is recommended. An Intel / Nvidia build of the same performance will only demand a quality 550w PSU.
Can't find your answer ? Ask !
Get the answer
Ask a new question
Can I install more than 2 Hard drives with 550w PSU?
Building a more than capable desktop for family. What do you guys think? Need input!
Do i need more than 500w psu for this spec.
Do these graphics cards need a psu more than 300W?
Does this build need more than 600watts PSU?
Is it ok if you have PSU with more watt than you need?(begginer help needed):)
Does R7 265 need more than 500W PSU?
Is getting a PSU more than what you need good?
Do 650w systems cost more than 550w?
Using a 550w psu wastes energy than a 500w?
i need a gpu(ddr5 if possible)...below 8000(strictly not more than that) whic can play upcoming games too..thinking of buying
Is a tier 3 650w better than a tier 2 550w psu
Think I need a more powerful PSU
do you think a way to digitally record quality voice will become more economical than all microphones in cost vs quality?
Do I need more than 8GB of RAM for 1440p/2k gaming?
What happens when GPU needs more power than the PSU can provide?
Hd 6850 need 2 6pin and my 550w psu dont have 6 pin
Old PSU failing, thinking of EVGA SUPERNOVA G2 550W for ZOTAC GTX 970 AMP EXTREME
Buzz in mic, more complicated than you think!! Please help
Need a gold rated 550w+ psu
Subscribe to our newsletter
icon arrow stem circle
About Tom's Hardware
Licensing and Reprints
Other Purch sites
© 2018 Purch All Rights Reserved.