Power Supply requirement assistance Tags: New Build Power Supplies Systems Product Last response: January 4, 2009 12:48 AM in Systems Share jayin805 January 4, 2009 12:14:21 AM It's been a while since I built a system but my mother is in need so I thought I would get one built and sent out to her. Would a 420 or 480 watt power supply be adequate for this build? The system I am building is moderate. Gigabyte P35 DSR Intel Pentium E5200 4 GB Corsair DDR2 RAM Seagate 500 GB HDD GeForce 7300GT 256MB 128-bit GDDR2 PCI Express x16 LG Sata DVD Drive More about : power supply requirement assistance Outlander_04 a b ) Power supply January 4, 2009 12:32:14 AM Either should be fine http://www.anandtech.com/casecoolingpsus/showdoc.aspx?i... An entry level system like the one you describe would only pull 150 watts maximum . What you should do is make sure you have a quality power supply that supplies steady voltages dirtmountain a b ) Power supply January 4, 2009 12:48:59 AM Either would be fine. There's a good price on a PC Power and Cooling 370w that would be fine for that system, with 27 amps on 12v rail it would even handle a better graphic card with no problem +80% efficiency also. $35 after rebate http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumASUS P8Z77-V PRO APPROPRIATE POWER SUPPLY REQUIREMENT ForumPower Supply for GeForce 550Ti - Understanding Requirement ForumPower Supply Requirment Question ForumPower supply requirement new build ForumATI Radeon 6850 and 5770 Power supply requirement ?? ForumPSU Requirement for Radeon HD 7770? ForumWhat is the power supply requirement of xfx nvidia geforce 9500 gt 1 gb card? ForumPower supply for system build ForumWill a 800W Power Supply handle these specs? ForumHELP!HOW DO I UPGRADE MY POWER SUPPLY ! ForumPower Supply Requirement for Nividia GTX 460 SLI ForumWd 500gb external hard drive wrong power supply ForumGTX 560 ti 448 Power supply requirement . ForumNeed an upgrade, £300 Budget [Need Assistance ] ForumPower Supply ForumWill this PCI Fit on my Motherboard? ForumProcessor Thermal Trip 1 min. after power on? Forum$2500 budget (in need of expert assistance) ForumHTPC low power - no noise ForumSystem has power, won't post. Some times. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !