Solved Thoughts on 5.25 drive bay psu's Tags: Power Supplies Graphics Cards Components Last response: May 23, 2011 4:32 PM in Components Share cia24 a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card August 11, 2010 4:20:46 AM Just wondering what people think about them. i bought one a 480 watt going to use it for the graphics card only. puts out 400 clean and my graphics cards 465 gtx uses 308watt at max load. just wanted to get some insight on what i should expect. More about : thoughts drive bay psu mi1ez a b ) Power supply August 11, 2010 4:00:24 PM I wouldn't trust them, but that's just me... plus, they're probably horribly noisy with small fans and not very efficient. m 0 l Best solution jsc a c 144 ) Power supply a b U Graphics card August 12, 2010 7:55:30 AM Where did you get that "308 watts" figure? I think that is for a complete "typical system. A GTX465 only needs about 160 watts. And the drive bay PSU's? I agree with mi1es. Better to use one adequately sized, main PSU. But because you already have it, isn't it a little too late? Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cia24 a b ) Power supply a b U Graphics card May 23, 2011 4:32:42 PM Best answer selected by cia24. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved5.25" Drive Bay DC PSU? Do they Exist? Forum 5.25 drive bay PSU in the EU Forum Solved5.25" Drive Bay Spaces Forum SolvedHard-drive + Slim ODD mount in 5.25" inch bay Forum SolvedIdeas for an empty 5.25" drive bay? Forum Solved2 slim optical drives in 5.25" bay Forum Solvedone 5.25" bay: slim BD drive + card reader? Forum SolvedWhere to buy a 5.25" drive bay cabinet? Forum Looking for a liquid/water cooling kit for a single or dual 5.25 drive bay with a clear view port under $ 150.00 any ideas? Forum SolvedRelocating HDD to 5.25 Drive Bay - Concerns about Heat Forum SolvedAntec 300 5.25 Drive Bay Installation Forum question about putting my hard drive in my 5.25 bay's Forum Looking for 5.25" drive bay insert for power button, audio ports, and maybe USB ports Forum So I got a 5.25' drive bay fan controller and.... Forum Removing adapter attached to 5.25 drive bay (FD Define R4) Forum SolvedCan you fit a 5.25 fan controller in two 3.5 drive bays? Forum 5.25 Drive bay Cooler FX-8350 Forum Fractal design define r4 second 5.25 drive bay problem Forum 5.25 Bay Drives ? Forum 5.25" Drive bay, CD/DVD RW+Card reader Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !