Need help choosing a psu Tags: Homebuilt Systems Product Last response: October 31, 2009 8:20 PM in Systems Share tojrah October 31, 2009 1:36:03 PM Hey everyone, I'm building my first computer and I've made some progress in what I planning to do. Below is what I've got so far. Cpu: Intel i7 920 Motherboard: Gigabyte ex58-ud3r RAM: 3 x 2GB ddr3 1333 Kensington Hard drive: Seagate SATA 500Gb Graphics card: 1GB nvidia 9800gt Case: Thermaltake M9 (maybe, please give your opinions) Dvd Rom: Any generic? PSU: ???? Thanks in advance. Also if you have any other advice please tell me, I'm lost right now. More about : choosing psu Niklas_13 a b B Homebuilt system October 31, 2009 2:23:36 PM A good PSU like a corsair 550W or OCZ, antec, Would power that rig. But there are a few questions we need to know 1. Are you going to OC 2. Add a 2nd GPU 3. replace that GPU latter and add 2 GTX275 4. add more HDD DVD blu-ray But for a i7 920 rig that can OC well and use 2 GPUs / 2 HDD /and a DVD / blu-ray i would look @ a Corsair 750 Think of what you might do down the road and post back Also look @ some OCZ Gold ram and a samsung F# 500 HDD m 0 l tecmo34 a b B Homebuilt system October 31, 2009 3:09:05 PM @OP... Please repost your thread using the *How to ask for New Build Advise* stickie format. You will get better feedback on your build. One quick suggestion... Look at this combo, if you can get from Newegg... http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboDealDetails.aspx?Ite... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tojrah October 31, 2009 8:20:33 PM After i build this computer i doubt I will have money for upgrades in the near future so no i doubt I will be adding 2 GPUs / 2 HDD /and a DVD / blu-ray, with that in mind what do you suggest i should use as a PSU. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed help choosing a PSU and Case Forum SolvedNeed help with choosing the PSU for my build Forum SolvedNeed help choosing motherboard, PSU & Cooling Forum Solved(Need Help Fast) Choosing the Right PSU Forum SolvedI need help choosing a PSU Forum SolvedNeed help on choosing a new PSU Forum SolvedNeed help choosing PSU Forum Solvedneed help in choosing the right psu Forum SolvedBuilding a new rig, need help making sure everything is fine and choosing the correct PSU Forum SolvedNeed help choosing PSU Forum SolvedNeed some help choosing replacment PSU Forum SolvedNew build - Need help choosing PSU and is Crossfire worth it? Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a good PSU Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a PSU Forum SolvedNeed help choosing PSU for new OC'd/Gaming build Forum SolvedHow is my $1000 build?, Need help choosing a PSU. Forum Solvedneed help choosing psu/cpu cooler! Forum Solvedneed help choosing psu/cpu cooler! Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a PSU Forum SolvedChoosing a decent PSU, NEED HELP! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !