Solved Enough Power? Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: June 18, 2010 12:08 AM in Components Share computerguyman June 17, 2010 11:36:04 PM Here's what I have planned atm: Video card: -Radeon HD 5770 (Juniper XT) 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 - Tower: -Antec Three Hundred Illusion Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case- Processor: Intel Core i7-860 Lynnfield 2.8GHz 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1156 95W Quad-Core Processor Mobo:Gigabyte P55A-UD3 Motherboard - Intel P55, Socket LGA1156, ATX, Dual-Channel DDR3, PCIe, USB 3.0, SATA 6Gb/s I want to add in this cooler to make sure my CPU runs nice and chilly: Cooler Master V8 CPU Fan - Socket 1366/775/AM2/AM2+,1156, AM3 120mm Fan, Modular Aluminum Fins This thing is a beast of a fan and is quite big. While I'm worried if it'll fit in my tower, I also want to make sure my PSU can provide enough juice: Corsair TX650W 650-Watt Power Supply - ATX, 120mm Fan, SLI-Ready, SATA-Ready, 80Plus Is this okay? Thanks for the help More about : power | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove hunter315 Power supply Master June 17, 2010 11:36:14 PM Plenty of power, you could run 2 5770s in CF with plenty left over on that PSU. | Report abuse computerguyman June 17, 2010 11:39:21 PM With the fan? | Report abuse hunter315 Power supply Master June 17, 2010 11:47:08 PM The fan doesnt pull any significant amount of power, maybe 5-10 watts, really not a significant concern. | Report abuse Related ressources Would my power supply be enough and how much space do i need for sli - Forum Is this enough power ? - Forum Is this power supply enough ? - Forum Power supply good enough ? - Forum Do I have enough power supply to support crossfiring? - Forum Ask the community Publish computerguyman June 17, 2010 11:49:53 PM hmm okay, cause in the description I saw "CPU 180W Cooling Solution" http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/searchtools/ite... | Report abuse Best solution hunter315 Power supply Master June 17, 2010 11:54:58 PM Ahh okay, that explains the confusion. That is the amount of heat that it can dissipate. It is rated to handle the cooling of a CPU that uses up to 180W of power and therefore generates 180W of heat. | Report abuse computerguyman June 18, 2010 12:08:09 AM ah okay, thanks so much! this makes sense | Report abuse computerguyman June 18, 2010 12:08:32 AM Best answer selected by computerguyman. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>Enough Power?> Related ressources: ForumWill my power supply be enough ? ForumWould a 600watt power inverter be powerful enough to run a 500 watt heater Forum620W power supply enough for Xfire? Forum450w watt power sypply enough to power specified components? ForumEnough power to overclock? ForumNew build, am I running enough power through my system? Please Help. ForumWondering if I have enough power , or another issue is here ForumEnough to power 6990+6970 ForumIs a Corsair HX850 enough to power all this? ForumWill this PSU be enough to power my PC? ForumIs this power supply enough for this gaming build ForumIs this a good enough Power supply? ForumIs this Power supply good and enough ? ForumIs a 350 Watt Power supply Unit enough ? ForumWill my power supply be enough for a 7970 GHZ? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !