Which PSU is best for my desktop? Tags: Power Supplies Desktops Fan Configuration Components Product Last response: June 20, 2012 11:52 AM in Components Share dstubbornkanav June 20, 2012 7:37:54 AM I'm buying a new desktop and this is my configuration: CPU: i3 - 2120 Mobo: Intel DH67CL RAM: 2 X 4gb Gskill ripjawsX GPU: ATI HD6850 DDR5 1GB DDR5 (can upgrade to 2 gb in future) Fans: 1 processor, 1 rear fan and 1 top fan(120mm), i side fan (200 mm) and may be 2 front fans Cabinet: Vulcam Gaming mATX Chasis 1 Dvd writer 2 Sata HDD (160 gb and 2 TB) Now i have 2 questions: 1. Does this machine really needs that much fans as i'm installing a mATX board on an NZXT Vulcan Gaming mATX chassis (1 top and 1 rear fan comes along with the cabinet). 2. Which PSU is best for my configuration? More about : psu desktop hellfire24 a b ) Power supply June 20, 2012 9:26:36 AM just install a front intake fan and you are good. for psu,a quality 500w will run your rig well,something like this- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l randomkid a b ) Power supply June 20, 2012 10:16:03 AM +1 with the Corsair CX500 V2. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bartholomew a b ) Power supply June 20, 2012 11:52:28 AM Installing a front intake fan will improve airflow inside your case. Do consider installing one. Antec EarthWatts EA-500D Green 500W http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... SeaSonic S12II 520 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... The CX500V2 is also a good choice m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhich desktop build is the best for 1080p heavy gaming? Forum SolvedCan you tell me which PSU is best for this Rig? Forum SolvedWhich PSU is the BEST? Forum SolvedBest GPUs for a desktop with 350W PSU? Forum SolvedWhich PSU is the best? Forum SolvedWhich is the best possible VGA my PSU can handle? Forum SolvedWhich is the best PSU for my PC? Forum SolvedWhich PSU is best for this system build? Planning on overclocking! Forum SolvedDell Inspiron 620 Desktop, Best GPU and PSU?! Forum Which one of these would be the best desktop? Forum Which gpu would be best for my gaming desktop? Forum Solvedwhich is best psu Forum Solvedwhich is best PSU for my specs : Price $65 to $80 Forum SolvedWhich PSU would be the best? Forum which model of nvidia graphic card is the best one for dell optiplex gx760 desktop? Forum Solvedwhich psu is best for hd 7770 or gtx 650ti Forum SolvedPSU help (which one's best for my rig) Forum i want to build the best desktop so i want to know socket 2011 or 1150 ? which is better regardless of price Forum SolvedWhich PSU is best from these three? Forum SolvedWhich of these PSU's is best for my rig? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !