Need a power supply, not got a clue where to start Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: June 24, 2010 9:21 PM in Components Share Anonymous a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 6:48:40 PM Hello, Can anyone give me some quick advice, I need a new power supply and don't know where to start More about : power supply clue start mi1ez a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:00:02 PM start by entering all your components into a decent PSU calculator, or listing them here. Anonymous a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:00:47 PM Quote:Hello, Can anyone give me some quick advice, I need a new power supply and don't know where to start The current power supply is a HEC 550 TD PTE The system is an Intel core 2 6700 @2.67GHZ 2 x 1GB PC2 7200 OCZ Ram Nforce 680 SLi Motherboard Nvidia Geforce 8800GTX Creative SB X-Fi 2 X 320GB HDD 2 X DVDR Related resources Extreme laptop needed, no clue where to start ! - Forum Fix or buy new? I have no clue what to do! - Forum I have no clue what's going on, or what to do... - Forum Anyone have any clue what to do? - Forum A kid with no clue requests suggestions for a wired headset - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mi1ez a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:23:56 PM any good 500-600W will do. corsair, seasonic etc. ct1615 a c 164 ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:28:00 PM corsair 450w its actually a 500w unit that peaks at 575w. Anonymous a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:41:05 PM It's the spec that confuses me. Do I need a 24 pin, dual 12v, V2.2????? I've not got a clue. If you have some links that would be great. I'm also on a bit of a budget. ct1615 a c 164 ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:48:27 PM what is your budget? do you live in the USA? yes you need a 24pin or 20+4pin. don't worry about single, dual, multi rails. plenty of good and bad PSU use all the styles above. single vs multi rails http://www.jonnyguru.com/forums/showthread.php?t=3990 Anonymous a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 7:56:12 PM Thanks, my budget is up to about £60 and I live in the UK ct1615 a c 164 ) Power supply June 24, 2010 8:03:23 PM corsair http://www.ebuyer.com/product/131052 antec 550w http://www.ebuyer.com/product/141007 i would go with the corsair Henry Chinaski a b ) Power supply June 24, 2010 9:21:20 PM Here you have a few more options: ANTEC EarthWatts 500W (by Delta Electronics)...59,26 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/120377 XFX XXX Edition 650W (by Seasonic)...70 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/191826 CORSAIR VX550 550W (by CWT)...70,61 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/132563 COOLER MASTER Silent Pro M 600W (by Enhance Electronics)...71,64 http://www.ebuyer.com/product/160256 Considering the price/performance ratio, I would go for the XFX XXX Edition. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumRAID 1/0 w/OS on a SSD. No clue where to start . ForumA lot of advice please! no clue ! ForumMan, just when I thought Behringer might have a clue ... ForumPerson with no clue wants to build a pc :') ForumNew PC is dead, no clue as to why. ForumHelp with new build, no clue where to go. ForumCrashing issues, i have no clue !? ForumNeed Help - Power Supply Noise Driving Me Crazy!! ForumGot a graphics card, installed it but get no display after reboot ForumUpgrading the computer/ where to start ForumCONNECT EVGA GTX460 to SILENCER500 EPS 12V power supply ForumBios= NO CLUE ! ForumGot an old pc and want to upgrade piece at a time ($ a little funny) Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumHelp power supply for gts250 More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !