would a 450w corsiar psu be enough for this build??? Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: May 12, 2008 1:28 AM in Components Share deathrage4life May 11, 2008 7:18:30 PM im not a extreme overclocker or sli'er so i probabley wont need much power. SPECS: case: COOLER MASTER Elite 330 motherboard: GIGABYTE GA-EP35-DS3L Video card: MSI NX8800GTS 512M OC GeForce 8800GTS RAM: Crucial Ballistix Tracer 2GB (2 x 1GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 800 HD: Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD3200AAKS 320GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb optical drive: SAMSUNG 20X DVD±R DVD Burner OS:Microsoft Windows vista 32bit Cpu cooler: ZALMAN 9500A 92mm 2 Ball CPU Cooler CPU: intel Q6600 More about : 450w corsiar psu build Shadow703793 a b ) Power supply May 11, 2008 7:27:24 PM Yes a 450VX should be enough but just go for the 550VX just to be safe. mihirkula May 11, 2008 7:36:58 PM Yeah mate 450VX is excellent fo that build. No probs at all. I've the same PSU for my build. Related resources Would a Corsair 450W psu be enough for this build ? - Forum 450W PSU enough for my new build ? - Forum 450w PSU enough for 6870+i5-2400? - Forum Is my 450w Psu good enough for AMD 6770? - Forum Is 450w power supply enough ? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer chuckm May 11, 2008 8:15:55 PM Yes it would, but you can get the 550 for only $10 more than the 450 here; http://www.buy.com/prod/Corsair-VX-550W-Power-Supply/q/... Andrius May 11, 2008 8:55:00 PM The 450W (it's a quality unit) PSU is sufficient. I take it you plan to OC that quadcore. The Zalman cooler is likely not going to be a good performer. Consider the XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 (just my advice). Shadow703793 a b ) Power supply May 11, 2008 10:18:00 PM ^Agreed on HSF. See review here: http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm#INTELHEATSI... homerdog May 12, 2008 1:28:45 AM The VX450 is a GREAT power supply, and certainly enough to power your system. Look no further. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum450w power supply enough ? ForumATI Radeon HD 6850 on 450W PSU ForumIs 450W power supply enough for this gaming rig? ForumXFX 450W Core Edition Enough for HD 6870? [34A] ForumCorsair 450W Enough Power for My System? Forum450w psu Enough ? ForumWINPOWER 450W PSU 20 AMP Graphics Card Upgrade Help Forum450w enough for Core i3-530? ForumWhat graphics card could I get away with on a full system w/ 450W PSU ? ForumCan 450W PSU handle HD 6850?? ForumPlease help a newbie understand why Seasonic PSU wont turn on :( Forumis there a new Intel chip coming this christmas? ForumOpinion on this Sound Card. Forum8800GTX and 450W psu ForumIs this a good choice for me? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !