How do i know what kind of power supply i will need Tags: Power Supplies Power Motherboards Components Last response: March 1, 2010 11:35 PM in Components Share arlenek79 March 1, 2010 11:25:14 PM Hello, i have a presentation on power supplys and my question is what does the type of power supply u use depend on is it the motherboard? More about : kind power supply jsc a c 144 ) Power supply a c 156 V Motherboard March 1, 2010 11:35:21 PM No. There are two questions here: brand and power capacity. Some brands are simply better than others. A good 400 watt power supply can produce more useful power and a poor 600 watt power supply. Power capacity is a different matter. That depends largely upon CPU and graphics card choice. Motherboards use comparatively little power. m 0 l JackNaylorPE a c 136 ) Power supply a c 210 V Motherboard March 1, 2010 11:35:47 PM This should answer your question: http://www.antec.outervision.com/ As you can see, all the components need power....base MoBo might draw 38 watts, CPU - 130 watts, GFX card - 200 watts ... add em up, account for loading and aging and you have a wattage req't. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to know what kind of power supply you need when upgrading you pc Forum Ineed to know what kind of power supply i need for my fantom external hard driv Forum Solvedhow do I know what size power supply I need Forum SolvedHow to know what power supply you need Forum SolvedI've got an i3 dual core, a gtx 550 ti, and an asus P8H67-V Mobo. What kind of power supply would I need, for less than $80, t Forum SolvedI've got an i3 dual core, a gtx 550 ti, and an asus P8H67-V Mobo. What kind of power supply would I need, for less than $80, t Forum SolvedWhat kind of power supply do I need? Forum How do you know what power supply you need Forum SolvedWhat kind of Power Supply will I need? Forum SolvedWhat kind of power supply do I need? Forum SolvedWhat kind of power supply do I need? Forum SolvedI Dont Know How To Find The Power Supply that i need for my computer Forum SolvedWhat kind of power supply would I need when i upgrade my build? Forum What kind of power supply do I need? Forum SolvedI dont know what power supply i need. please help?! Forum What kind of power supply do I need for a micro-itx motherboard with a GPU? Forum SolvedHow do I know what power supply to get Forum SolvedReplacing a power supply--what do I need to know? Forum how do i know which power supply i need for a prebuilt computer Forum SolvedNeed to know what power supply would be good Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !