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is this psu enough power for my sistem?

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January 8, 2008 4:31:24 PM

Quad Core Q6600 Quad 2.40 8MB 1066
OCZ Reaper HPC 800 2GB Kit (Heatpipe) 4-4-4-15 2x1GB B
Asus P5K3 Deluxe Wifi P35, 4xDDR3, 2x PCI-E 16x
XFX 8800GTS 512MB DDR3 (G92)
Coolermaster CM Stacker 830

Silverstone ST56F 560watt <<<< is this PSU suit for my mobo or i need a greater 1
planing to overclock my q6600 2.4 > 3.0


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January 8, 2008 4:45:44 PM

search psu calculator on google and take the top one i think and put what u have in and go calculate, that psu should have enough on the 12v rails so just make sure u got enough watts
January 8, 2008 4:58:31 PM

erm!! i did the calculation on and and both of them come out a very big gap of result.... 480watt++ with 635watt++

and 1 more question..what brand of psu should i choose...
not so familiar with psu mobo...anyone out there can give me a hand?
what with those extrem power,real power, purepower..??same wattage but why is the price so big gap?
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January 8, 2008 7:59:38 PM

You could save with the P5K E with WIFI. DDR3 is so expensive right now it makes no sense. With in a year to year to 18 months there will be new Intel boards, coming to the end of the 775 cycle, which is when it's likely DDR3 will make financial sense. If you're not significantly overclocking, the 560w should work.
January 8, 2008 11:07:30 PM

erm...i wont buy any new computer in 3-4 years time.. :sol: 
that why i choose a bit high-end with full copper motherboard...
computer in my country is a bit over price T.T

and is this silverstone ST56F 560watt trust able product?

i abit lack of PSU Intelligen here u see...
because it abit confuse with the realpower, extreme power, bla bla bla...
what the different?
some say it give full powerload and some don't run enough power with 560wtt :pt1cable: 

are this trust able and give a stable power?? :( 

thank guys?
January 8, 2008 11:58:29 PM

The first one provides more than enough power.
January 8, 2008 11:59:32 PM

That Silverstone unit is a quality PSU, 36A on dual 12v rails at near 80% efficiency. It will power your system fine even when overclocked.
January 9, 2008 12:29:09 AM

According to the silvertone site, it is 40A. Newegg lists it with dual 18A rails, but it is 20A on the silverstone site. Must have been bolstered a bit, and they lowered the power on the 5V and 3.3V rails to keep it at 560W.