About to order my stuff, is 650watts enough? Tags: New Build Systems Product Last response: February 24, 2009 12:13 AM in Systems Share Beitzel15 February 23, 2009 9:45:10 PM I just want to make sure 650 watts will power this computer so I can save $30 and not get the 750w PSU. PSU: Corsair 650 Mobo: GIGABYTE GA-EP45-UD3R GPU: XFX GTX 285 Black Edition CPU: E8500 RAM: G.SKill 4 gigs. HD: WD Caviar Black 640gig Display: 22" widescreen CPU COOLER: Xigmatek S1283 4 Scythe SlipStream fans to replace the 4 in my NZXT Tempest Case. & 1, 12" cathode. More about : order stuff 650watts Chronobodi February 23, 2009 9:57:16 PM yes, 650w would be more than enough to power all of those, though if you're thinking of adding a second video card, you would need 750w or higher. Proximon February 23, 2009 10:06:21 PM Yep, since your board is not crossfire or SLI, you should be fine there. Related resources Is 650watts enough ? - Forum So I'm about to buy my stuff . Any suggestions? Buying tomorrow - Forum A question about ordering cards online and other stuff - Forum 650watts psu + 9800gtx+ ? - Forum Build Ready, about to order - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer aevm February 24, 2009 12:10:06 AM Nice build. The PSu is fine. Get this bracket for the Xigmatek too: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835233019 Beitzel15 February 24, 2009 12:13:35 AM got it I actually didnt order the parts tonight since the black knight got sold out 20 min. before I did.. Ill wait till tomorrow and if it hasnt come back, ill get the regular one. Thanks! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumFirst Timer (Final Order final CHECK) ForumFinalizing the Order ForumHelp with choosing the right stuff ForumCooler Master vs. Corsair vs. Asus ( 650Watts ) ForumIs XFX 750w black edition enough for gtx560ti sli? ForumAbout to order my build... please look over it (: ForumNeww Some Help ( about to order a System) ForumAbout to Order ... Anything Wrong With These Parts? Help if You Can:) ForumI'm about to buy all this new stuff , will I do good ? ForumJust about to order , finally, please review ForumNew build. Will my PSU be enough ? ForumCase Fan Modified or GPU fan? ForumIs 650watts enough? ForumI7 system: programming, 3d stuff (maya, xsi, houdini), games ForumNew system i'm about to order, comments wanted. More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !