What PSU? Tags: Power Supplies Socket Components Last response: November 19, 2010 12:09 AM in Components Share Anonymous Power supply Expert November 18, 2010 6:04:39 PM Asus Rampage III Extreme Intel X58 (Socket 1366) DDR3 Motherboard Intel Core i7 950 3.06GHz (Bloomfield) (Socket LGA1366) - Retail Corsair Dominator GT 6GB (3x2GB) DDR3 PC3-16000C8 2000MHz Triple Channel Kit (CMT6GX3M3A2000C8) 2 x EVGA GeForce GTX 470 1280MB GDDR5 PCI-Express Graphics Cards w Coolermaster HAF X Gaming Tower Case - Black (RC-942) Corsair Hydro H70 High-Performance CPU WaterCooler (Socket LGA775/LGA1156/LGA1366/AM2/AM3) Hi, this is going to be my rig, will 1000w supply do it? I did the Antec PSU Calculation and it came up with 1150w but that seems a bit over the top? TIA More about : psu | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove rand_79 November 18, 2010 6:11:28 PM where are you getting 1150 from? I'm getting 820 with 10 fans 5 hdd and an oc to 3.5ghz (on that calculator) that was with a 80% load it said 800 was fine. | Report abuse ct1615 Power supply Master November 18, 2010 6:12:47 PM 1000w is a bit over the top a quality 850w from seasonic, xfx, antec, corssair is more then enough for you CPU: Intel Core i7-920 @ 3.33GHz Motherboard: Intel DX58SO (Intel X58) Chipset Drivers: Intel 184.108.40.2065 (Intel) Hard Disk: OCZ Summit (120GB) Memory: Patriot Viper DDR3-1333 3 x 2GB (7-7-7-20) | Report abuse shovenose Power supply Master November 18, 2010 7:19:14 PM one of these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Productcompare.aspx?Submi... | Report abuse Related ressources What can happen if a PSU dies? - Forum What PSU ? - Forum What is the limit of 330w psu ? - Forum What psu and case for this ? - Forum What psu do you recommend? - Forum Ask the community Publish Emperus Power supply Master November 18, 2010 10:43:58 PM Like said above by Ct, a good 850W unit should be enough.. Although, if you have the cash and the urge, you can surely go all out blasting and get the Corsair AX 1200 and keep on upgrading to stronger video cards for the next ten years atleast.. | Report abuse thechief73 Power supply Authority November 18, 2010 11:09:28 PM Darn you Ct1615, I was going to post that, but I scroll down and there it was. @ HarleyB - I just thought I would post this PSU:CORSAIR TX Series CMPSU-950TX 950W $120 after MIR, for you to take a look at, its a great deal but it does not have modular cables, so you need a case that can handel them all. | Report abuse ct1615 Power supply Master November 18, 2010 11:22:07 PM thechief73 said: Darn you Ct1615, I was going to post that, but I scroll down and there it was. you could always...go back in time and post it | Report abuse thechief73 Power supply Authority November 19, 2010 12:09:06 AM ct1615 said:you could always...go back in time and post it Now thats a JOKE!!! You have no idea how hard I laughed when I saw that. You made my day! | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Components>What PSU?> Related ressources: ForumNot sure what this is on my PSU ? ForumWhat PSU do I need? ForumWhatt Psu should I get, what wattage? ForumWhat psu for a 7950? ForumPsu how do i what my p.c can handel ForumWhat is the best PSU ? ForumWhat PSU do I need for my gaming computer? ForumWhat PSU wattage do I need for this specs? ForumWhat PSU to buy? ForumWhat psu do I need ForumWhat PSU to buy? ForumWhat psu for i73770k hd7870 ForumWhat PSU to use? ForumWhat does BULK mean in psu marketing? ForumWhere can I find a good mechanical keyboard? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !