Closed Will my power supply be able to support this CPU? Tags: CPUs Power Supplies Last response: February 4, 2012 7:31 AM in CPUs Share lurks3 February 3, 2012 12:23:37 PM Hey, This is my the build I am going for NZXT Phantom Full Tower Case (Purchased) ASUS 6970 Direct CUII (Purchased) OCZ VERTEX 3 MAX IOPS 120 GB SSD (Purchased) Antec 550w power supply (Purchased) and I am going to get these in the near future: Asrock fatal1ty gen3 pro intel i5 2500k 8GB Gskill ripjaws RAM 1600mhz Will my power supple be able to support all that?? More about : power supply support cpu | Report abuse Register or log in to remove signor February 3, 2012 1:13:07 PM Yes it will, you shouldnt really have any issues as long as your PSU is still in good condition, 550w is easily enough for this. | Report abuse amuffin CPUs Master Power supply Master February 3, 2012 2:04:50 PM Which exact 550w antec psu? Does it have enough amperages for the 6970? Looks like the 6970 can draw up to ~400w. | Report abuse amuffin CPUs Master Power supply Master February 3, 2012 2:05:01 PM No, I don't think so. | Report abuse Related ressources Will my power supply be able to support this? - Forum Will my power supply support this? - Forum Will I be able to use this Power Supply - Forum Can this power supply support all of this - Forum Will My 380w Power Supply Support These Specs??? - Forum Ask the community Publish lurks3 February 3, 2012 2:13:33 PM amuffin said:Which exact 550w antec psu? Does it have enough amperages for the 6970? Looks like the 6970 can draw up to ~400w. It's the Antec Truepower 550w semi modular one. this may or may not be related but I had to clock my gpu down to 850mhz to fix display driver crashes. but other than that everything run perfect atm btw currently I have : p7H55D-M PRO motherboard i3 540 cpu 4GB ram | Report abuse amuffin CPUs Master Power supply Master February 3, 2012 2:22:20 PM I would upgrade your power supply to at least 650w. | Report abuse Best solution obsidian86 CPUs Authority Power supply Master February 3, 2012 5:08:36 PM amuffin said:I would upgrade your power supply to at least 650w. the tpn 550 is more then enough here is solid proof http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UA_OYYneNsU if the tpn 550 can handle that i see no problem with any single card on the market today on the tpn 550 | Report abuse davcon CPUs Master Power supply Master February 3, 2012 5:12:58 PM ^+1 yep you'll be fine Antec TP series is good stuff! | Report abuse lurks3 February 4, 2012 12:23:26 AM Best answer selected by lurks3. | Report abuse lurks3 February 4, 2012 12:27:37 AM Thanks, I am going to be getting the Antec HCG 950 in a few months anyway haha | Report abuse Mousemonkey CPUs Authority Power supply Expert February 4, 2012 7:31:23 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>Will my power supply be able to support this CPU?> Related ressources: ForumCheck this supply Viotek 900W Power Supply Sli Crossfire Support 900 W ForumWill this motherboard and computer case be able to support these compo ForumWill my Power Supply Unit support an HD 6670? ForumCan my mobo and power supply support the Radeon 6850 ForumWill a 550 watt power supply support this build till I can upgrade? ForumLarge enough power supply for this CPU /GPU? ForumNew Build, Sufficient Power Supply/CPU Cooler? ForumPSU Help ForumIs it logical to assume my phenom ii (athlon) 840 x4 cpu will.... ForumCPU problem, searching for a cooler ForumWill Asus ENGTX570 DCII Fit in my case? ForumCPU ForumDell inspiron 620 new power supply. Forum[Solved] Bottom mounted PSU will it cause problems for the GPU? ForumWhat is difference between Cpu and GPU More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !