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 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 SolvedNeed some help choosing the best PSU for my build! Forum SolvedNeed help choosing a graphics card and appropriate PSU Forum SolvedNeed Help Choosing a PSU Forum SolvedNeed help choosing PSU for this setup Forum SolvedNeed help choosing the right psu Forum SolvedNeed help choosing the right psu Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !