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 hunter315 a c 272 ) Power supply June 17, 2010 11:36:14 PM Plenty of power, you could run 2 5770s in CF with plenty left over on that PSU. m 0 l computerguyman June 17, 2010 11:39:21 PM With the fan? m 0 l Related resources Is this enough power for my build? - Forum will this power supply be enough?? - Forum Is this power supply sufficient enough? - Forum Is my power supply enough to power my pc ? - Forum Enough power or not - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer hunter315 a c 272 ) Power supply 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. m 0 l 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... m 0 l Best solution hunter315 a c 272 ) Power supply 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. Share computerguyman June 18, 2010 12:08:09 AM ah okay, thanks so much! this makes sense m 0 l computerguyman June 18, 2010 12:08:32 AM Best answer selected by computerguyman. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwill a 500w be enough to power a R7 265? Forum SolvedPSU enough power? Forum SolvedCase size and enough power for GTX 770 Forum SolvedWould my 400w power supply be enough for this? Forum SolvedAntec HCG-850M not supplying GTX 780 ti with enough power? Causes Reboot Forum SolvedIs this 500W PSU enough power to feed these components? Forum SolvedR9 290 getting enough power? Forum SolvedWill I have enough power? Forum Solvedwill i have enough power? will my cpu handle my future upgrade? Forum SolvedPower Supply big enough Forum Solvedis my power supply enough ??? Forum SolvedWill My Power Supply be Enough? Forum SolvedMy psu power will be enough? Forum Solved280 watt psu provide enough power? Forum SolvedDoes my computer have enough power supply for this?! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !