Build Help Tags: Power Supplies Intel Components Product Last response: March 23, 2011 12:45 PM in Components Share Gfurth1 March 22, 2011 4:25:32 AM Hey guys im building a computer for graphics work/gaming soon. here are all the parts: Intel core i7 2600k( i want to OC to 4.5) Thermaltake frio(i7 ready) 8mm heatpipes dual 120 mm fans intel/amd cpu cooler Sapphire Radeon 6950 2gb( flashing to 6970) G.Skill 6 gb(3x2) 240 pin ddr3 sdram ddr3 1600 Triple channel kit Samsung spinpoint f3 1tb 7200rpm sata Asus drw-24b1st/blk/b/as black sata 24x dvd burner Rosewill blackhawk gaming atx mid tower MSI P67A-GD65 (B3) LGA 1155 Intel P67 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard CORSAIR CMPSU-850TX 850W ATX12V 2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply Here are my questions: 1. Hows the powersupply? to much? to little? I may also crossfire another flashed 6950 in the future. Im just not sure how much i need with the OC and crossfire. 2. Am i doing anything wrong in this build? Missing anything? any thoughts or help is greatly appreciated More about : build dogman_1234 a b ) Power supply March 22, 2011 4:42:04 AM 1) Seems powerful enough. Make user it is Xfire ready. 2) nope. Just wait another day to see if any pros come and critique it. I would say go and build. m 0 l Gfurth1 March 22, 2011 6:47:54 AM thanks for the reply. Does anyone else have any suggestions or info about the psu? m 0 l Related resources Need help with budget build, Kind of urgent - Forum PC Custom Build Help - Forum Can you help me with a case for my build - Forum Need help on my first PC build - Forum Help my with my first build. CPU cooler and GC - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Gfurth1 March 22, 2011 9:03:46 AM also does anyone know if the msi mobo is the best p67 board around that price range? ive heard mixed opinions about asus, gigabyte and msi. m 0 l dogman_1234 a b ) Power supply March 22, 2011 3:52:21 PM It is all preferential. m 0 l Emperus a c 91 ) Power supply March 22, 2011 5:56:09 PM If you are gonna run Adobe based apps and/or work with softwares such as 3ds Max, my recommendation is to go for a Nvidia video card.. m 0 l Gfurth1 March 22, 2011 11:29:34 PM why do you suggest an nvidia card? and does anyone know about the psu? thats my main issue, will it be enough if i want to OC and possibly have another card in the future. Also i just decided to go for G.Skill ripjaws series 4x2 1600 ram. m 0 l dogman_1234 a b ) Power supply March 23, 2011 1:03:42 AM I did say it was enough. m 0 l tecmo34 a c 77 ) Power supply a b å Intel March 23, 2011 1:07:54 AM I ran two GTX 560 TI SC in SLI on my Corsair CMPSU850TX without issues on an overclocked Core i7 920. I won't worry about it basically!! m 0 l Gfurth1 March 23, 2011 3:46:51 AM ooo ok cool good to know and thanks guys. Any other suggestions? m 0 l Emperus a c 91 ) Power supply March 23, 2011 12:45:10 PM Adobe apps and 3DS Max tend to use CUDA cores very efficiently.. Thus my recommendation to get a Nvidia video card.. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNeed Help With a Build. Forum SolvedPC Build Need Help with your Opion Budget = $1300 or a little bit over Forum SolvedFirst time PC Build Help Forum SolvedHelp with first build Forum SolvedHelp With My $600 Gaming PC Build? Forum SolvedHelp Improving this build. Forum SolvedHelp with £600 - 700 gaming build Forum SolvedNeed help with my first pc build! Forum SolvedHelp me to build a good gaming conputer... Forum SolvedHelp me to build a a gaming computer that is below 1000$ Forum SolvedHelp with new build Forum Solvedfirst pc build, help? Forum SolvedHelp on a new build for video editting please :) Forum SolvedHelp me choose a build to record Minecraft! Forum SolvedBuild a gaming pc help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !