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How much power do I need?
Aug 26, 2011, 7:54 PM
Well below are the specifications of the computer I wish to build:
-Gigabyte GA-MA78LMT-US2H 760G Socket AM3 DVI VGA HDMI Out 8 Channel Audio mATX Motherboard
-SAPPHIRE ATI Radeon HD 5450 PCI-E Graphics Card - 1GB
-AMD Athlon II X3 450 3.2GHz Socket AM3 95w 1.5MB L2 Cache
-x2 2GB RAM (DDR3 PC3-10600 • CL=9 • Unbuffered • NON-ECC • DDR3-1333 • 1.5V • 256Meg x 64 • )
-640GB SATA 3.0 Gb/sec 7200 RPM Hard drive
-SuperMulti DVD Burner with LightScribe Technology drive
- 2 Case Fans
I was wondering if anybody out there could tell me how much power I need to power this computer when I build it?
Aug 26, 2011
Aug 26, 2011, 8:05 PM
Not very much. If you don't plan on overclocking or adding additional components in the future then 300-350w should be enough.
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Aug 26, 2011, 8:18 PM
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Aug 26, 2011, 9:12 PM
Thanks for your help guys
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