Closed Does ATX consume more power than Micro ATX? Tags: Motherboards ATX Power Last response: December 14, 2011 6:10 PM in Motherboards Share Setzera December 14, 2011 6:25:04 AM Does ATX consume more power than Micro ATX with the same things attached? More about : atx consume power micro atx Best solution danraies a b V Motherboard December 14, 2011 6:38:17 AM Nope. Your power usage comes from peripherals and a good majority comes from your cpu and your graphics card(s) which are all on the +12V rail of your PSU. A standard ATX board can support more expansion so more things takes up more power, but with the same things attached they will draw the same power. Share Setzera December 14, 2011 6:43:10 AM Best answer selected by SeTZerA. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Setzera December 14, 2011 6:43:23 AM Thanks! Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Does gigabyte 7750 oc consume more power than the sapphire version? solution More than 1 type of ATX power supply pin out? Forum Solveddoes Gtx 660 fits on my Micro atx Motherboard ?? solution SolvedBest LGA1150 Micro ATX motherboard for less than £40??? solution SolvedWhich micro ATX motherboard for low power NAS (need RAID) solution SolvedDoes this PC case fit a MICRO ATX mother board? solution SolvedATX power supply in Micro-ATX case solution SolvedATX power supply in Micro-ATX case solution Please tell me,question 1.Why does everyone use Micro ATX cases now? Question 2.....Can anyone help me set up a computer part solution SolvedLooking for power supply for this build. (Micro ATX) solution Does 750 PSU consumes more power than lower wattage PSUs? Forum Does mini itx have any disadvantages compared to micro atx? solution Need a micro atx case for for a 240mm rad and atx power supply solution Does a Micro ATX Motherboard fit in a Mini ITX case? Forum Micro ATX power supply solution Does a Micro ATX board fit an ATX mid case? Forum SolvedPowerful Mini ATX - Micro ATX build Forum Micro Atx setup cheaper than reg atx? Forum does RAIDMAX Tornado ATX-238WU support micro atx Forum Does the Q9300 consume less power than the Q9450? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !