How does a power supply work Tags: Power Supplies Power Corsair Components Last response: June 11, 2011 8:36 PM in Components Share damian86 June 8, 2011 12:14:13 AM Hi, I was wondering how a power supply works.Not exactly how it works but what are the Volts, amps +&- shown on them. I was reading this article but does not say much more http://www.howstuffworks.com/power-supply.htm for example this 1000W psu, http://www.corsair.com/power-supplies/modular-psus/prof... if you go to tech specs, it will show you a graphic of the power produced(Corsair HX1000W Specifications: Model CMPSU-1000HX) with all the V,A,and the total power at the bottom. I hope I'm clear enough because I'm so confused and want to know.lol Thanks More about : power supply work tecmo34 a c 77 ) Power supply June 8, 2011 12:26:02 AM This is one of the better articles on power supplies... http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/181 damian86 June 11, 2011 8:36:30 PM Thanks for the link, it contains a lot of information, even more than the article is for. I ve been reading a lot..I'm in page 11, also read some of the links it provides so that I can understand some things. Do you think you can tell me of any app to check my psu if its not much to ask.. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How does power supply wattage work? Forum SolvedPower supply works... But does not work when I turn computer on Forum SolvedHow exactly does a power supply draw power? Forum Solvedhow big does my power supply should be Forum inter-tech sl500 power supply, does it work? Forum SolvedHow much wattage does my power supply need? Forum Does this graphics cards work with my motherboard and power supply ? Forum SolvedPower Supply fan works with paperclip but does not turn on with Motherboard Forum SolvedHow do you verify a power supply is working correctly Forum does the xbox 360 E supply power work on regular xbox 360? Forum How much of a power supply does this build need? Forum SolvedWill this power supply work on 250V input or how can I make it work? Forum if I have an ATX power supply does that mean I have an ATX case? if not how do I tell what form factor my case is? Forum SolvedHow to Know What Power Supply Will Work Forum How many watts does a power supply really need to have to power two 7990s? Forum how much watts does my power supply need? Forum Does my power supply work with this card. Forum How do I recover data from WP Passport? Power supply is good, disk does not spin Forum How much wattage does my power supply need to have? Forum How much wats does my power supply actually have? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !