Whats the min Power Supply needed for Athlon II X2 260? Tags: CPUs Asus Power Supplies Motherboards Last response: February 1, 2012 9:17 AM in CPUs Share adaseb January 31, 2012 8:53:07 AM Basically I built a cheapo system with a Athlon II X2 260 plus some $50 Asus motherboard. Just wondering if my 15 year old 350W power supply will give enough juice to power that bad boy? More about : whats min power supply needed athlon 260 sosofm a b à CPUs a b Ĉ ASUS a b ) Power supply a c 107 V Motherboard January 31, 2012 9:19:56 AM Depends on the other parts what you have in your PC. If you have a video card what is powered just by PCIE than 350W is enough. m 0 l adaseb February 1, 2012 8:24:06 AM adaseb said:Basically I built a cheapo system with a Athlon II X2 260 plus some $50 Asus motherboard. Just wondering if my 15 year old 350W power supply will give enough juice to power that bad boy? I have a videocard because I need dual output. And also a PCI Network card installed. Everything else is on the motherboard m 0 l Related resources Athlon II X2 260 and asrock am3 motherboard should i but this? - Forum Will GT640 bottlenecked by AMD Athlon ii x2 260? - Forum FPS difference of Celeron 1610 and athlon II x2 260? - Forum With my AMD Athlon II X2 260 - Forum A8+6570 or Athlon II X2 260+7770? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer HEXiT a c 118 à CPUs a b Ĉ ASUS a b ) Power supply a b V Motherboard February 1, 2012 8:32:36 AM depending on the gfx card you may need to get a 450w.. if the card is 75w or under then you may well get away with it... problem is that the psu may not support atx is so you will have to get a new psu regardless of system draw. m 0 l Ubrales a c 102 à CPUs a b Ĉ ASUS a c 91 ) Power supply a c 101 V Motherboard February 1, 2012 9:17:48 AM ^ agree! One more thing to consider is the 15-year factor. The capacitors in the 15-year old PSU would have aged and the PSU will no longer meet original power specs. Time for a new PSU; 450 watts to 550 watts. Corsair, Seasonic, Antec, XFX. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources What Power Supply with Athlon II X3 445 / HD 6570 / 8GB DDR2 Forum Can my ASUS P5G41C-M LX fit with PROCESSOR AMD AM3 ATHLON II 64 X2 260 3.2GHZ Forum Solvedupgrading athlon II x2 245 need help Forum Athlon ii x2 260 for budget gaming pc Forum Athlon II X2 260 for budget gaming pc? Forum Athlon ii x2 260 for gaming? Forum SolvedWhat power supply will I nedd for a Sapphire Radeon R7 260X GPU? Forum SolvedAthlon II X4 630 or Phenom II X2 555 Black Edition Power usage Forum Athlon II X2 260 Forum $600 build (Athlon II x2 260 + ATI 5850), Ready to pull the trigger! Forum SolvedWhat power supply wattage is needed for my build? Forum WTS/ Old MSI 939 Mobo, AMD Athlon 64 X2 (OEM/tray microprocessor), Rocketfish power supply, DDR 512 RAM Forum Which power supply for an AMD Athlon64 x2 3600+ Forum SolvedWhat mobo would you recommend for a AMD Athlon II X2 240 Regor cpu Forum What video card for AMD Athlon II X2 255 CPU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !