Solved What size PSU should I use for this build? Tags: PC gaming Build Video Games Product Last response: July 16, 2012 8:54 AM in Video Games Share CorneliusFTW July 16, 2012 5:00:44 AM Hello all, I am (once again) reaching out to the community for an answer to a question. I have a build in the works right now, and I need to know what size PSU would be minimum, and what size would be IDEAL for this build. My specs are as follows: - Sony Optiarc 24x DVD Burner - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - WD500GB Caviar Blue Internal Hard Drive - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - GTX 560 non ti 1GB GPU - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - Team Elite 8GB RAM 1600 speed - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - AMD FX 6100 6 Core processor 3.3ghz - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... - Gigbyte GA-970A-D3 AM3+ Motherboard - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Thanks for the answers people. P.S. If anybody could tell me how well this build could run BF3 at ultra, it would be so much appreciated! I'll even give you a cookie haha More about : size psu build Best solution RyQril July 16, 2012 5:50:34 AM this can help you with the calculating the PSU watts needed http://images10.newegg.com/BizIntell/tool/psucalc/index... a 500W PSU is the result but if i were you i would get more (a 600W) with that rig BF3 will run good with 40+ fps all maxout, i got AMD's 955 @3.4 and a GTX470 with 50-45fps avg chk this: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/battlefield-3-graph... my cookie plz CorneliusFTW July 16, 2012 6:00:44 AM Best answer selected by CorneliusFTW. Related resources What size PSU should I use ? - Forum What size PSU for this build ? - Forum Part list of new build , but what size PSU and is it all compatible? - Forum Hybrid AMD + nVidia(Physx)( What PSU size )? - Forum What size PSU for new basic build . - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer CorneliusFTW July 16, 2012 6:02:09 AM i will give you your cookie when i get teh PCz...until then keep eating healthy my friend! But seriously, words can not thank you enough for this generous link you just gave me to newegg.com! Thank you so much! RyQril July 16, 2012 8:54:04 AM glad to help you m8 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhat PSU should I use for my build ? ForumWhat size psu for this build ForumWhat size power supply should I get? ForumFirst custom PC build - PSU size and other questions ForumWhat is the minimum psu I should use for this build ? ForumWhat size PSU would you recommend for this build ? ForumWhat psu should i use with the Sabertooth x58 & i7 965 ForumHelp! What PSU should I use for my Nvidia Geforce Gtx 550 Ti 1Gb? ForumWhat size ups should i do i need? ForumPS3, and Wii adding to wired network. ForumWhat do you think of this rig ? ForumMy Brother needs to know if this is a good gaming PC ForumIs this a good gaming PC ForumBF2 Black Screen Error (this is deffrent !) ForumXinput1_3 dll is missing from your computer how to recover this file More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !