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 Share CorneliusFTW July 16, 2012 6:00:44 AM Best answer selected by CorneliusFTW. m 0 l Related resources What size PSU should I use - Forum What size PSU should I use? - Forum What PSU should I use on my build?(how many watts and what brand) - Forum What PSU should i use for my build - Forum a pair of ev s-200s either side running at 4 ohms. what size power amp should i use? - 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! m 0 l RyQril July 16, 2012 8:54:04 AM glad to help you m8 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat PSU should I use for my build? Forum What raid config should I use if any for high file size video writing! I WILL GIVE YOU 5 BUCKS IF YOU READ THE DESCRIPTION!! Forum SolvedWhat size psu should I get? Forum SolvedWhat size monitor should I get for a gaming build Forum What is the minimum psu I should use for this build? Forum SolvedWhat PSU should I use? Forum SolvedAre these parts compatible with each and other and what psu should I use Forum SolvedGTX 660 SLI What PSU should i use? Forum SolvedWhat PSU should I use? Forum SolvedWhat PSU should I use? Forum SolvedWhat PSU should I use? Forum SolvedI've figured out what I should buy for my first build going to use for Heavy workstation and gaming is it worth it ? Forum SolvedWhat Sort of PSU Should I Use? Forum SolvedWhat parts should i use to build a gaming computer for $700? Forum SolvedWhat Watt PSU Should I Use? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !