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. 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? 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumInternal 5.25 " bay for 3.5" hard drives not detected. Forumneed a 5.25 " drive bay cooler! ForumIdeas on something to fill a 5.25 " and 3.5" bay ... Forum5.25 " Bay Fan Mounting. Need Hardware Suggestion. Forum5.25 drive bay PSU in the EU ForumCM 4-in-3 Drive Bay for CM Gladiator 600 & Sunbeam accessories Forum5.25 bay covers ForumChassis without 5.25 " optical drive bays? Forum5.25 bay fan controller and Y-connections? ForumSimple SSD Bay Problem Forum5.25 Drive bay Cooler FX-8350 ForumWatercooling - Pump/Reservoir 5.25 " drive bay combo question Forum5.25 " Drive bay , CD/DVD RW+Card reader ForumFeedback on Norco 4224 24 bay build Forum5.25 " Drive Bay USB panel ForumWant to add a fan to 5.25 bay ForumPSU Help ForumReplacing a DVD/RW drive ForumUsb pen drive to lcd tv ForumMy computer crashed..no hard drive detected More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !