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Need help on PSU Wattage for gaming comp.

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a b ) Power supply
July 10, 2011 6:54:00 AM

Hi people,
i need your expertise to find out if a:
Gigabyte EP45T-UD3LR Motherboard
Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
Gigabyte 250 GTS 1G
4G Team something 1333 DDR3
and 160G H.D.
wanting to know if a 650 W PSU would be enough to run this?
my old comp was pretty much same specs execpt 9600gt 1G and ran fine on an A-Power 650W Black Label B806 or something.
Do i need more becasue of the GTS 250 G-card? please help
July 10, 2011 7:41:36 AM

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Hi people,
i need your expertise to find out if a:
Gigabyte EP45T-UD3LR Motherboard
Intel Core 2 Duo E8400
Gigabyte 250 GTS 1G
4G Team something 1333 DDR3
and 160G H.D.
wanting to know if a 650 W PSU would be enough to run this?
my old comp was pretty much same specs execpt 9600gt 1G and ran fine on an A-Power 650W Black Label B806 or something.
Do i need more becasue of the GTS 250 G-card? please help

650W would be more than enough. In fact, even a good quality 450W PSU would be enough. I haven't heard of A-power, though. Could you maybe open your case and take a picture of the PSU specs? There should be a label with the specs.
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a b ) Power supply
July 10, 2011 3:08:38 PM

QUALITY 450w unit would be more than enough.

I would go with a QUALITY 550w unit so you can upgrade later on.

Keep in mind a cheap (a-power ??) 650w psu only put's out a real 400-450w. A QUALITY 650w psu put's out a real 650w.
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