Will this PSU handle my Computer Specs? Tags: Homebuilt Computer Systems Product Last response: May 20, 2012 4:11 PM in Systems Share Ficttion May 20, 2012 6:27:09 AM Pretty simple question here, just wondering if this PSU will handle my Computer Specs. Computer Specs: Monitor: Acer S211HL bd 22" Class LED Monitor - 12M:1 Contrast Ratio, 5MS response time, 1080P, 1920x1080 OS: Windows 7 64BIT Tower Case: Diablo Tek Elite ATX Mid Tower (Comes with a 450W PSU but I am switching it out to meet the requirements on my Graphics Card) Power Supply: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... Processor: AMD Phenom II x6 1045T - Six Core, 6MB L3 Cache, 3MB L2 Cache, 2.70GHz, Socket AM3, 95W, Fan Graphics Card: Radeon HD 6870 MotherBoard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2P RAM: ADATA 4GB x2 DDR3 (8GB Total) Hardrive: 1TB Seagate Barracuda Disc Drive: Lite-On IHAS124-04 Internal DVD Write Will that PSU handle this or is it worth it to spend the extra $15 to get a PSU with 550w? More about : psu handle computer specs xtreme5 May 20, 2012 6:55:42 AM 550w would be good. nekulturny a c 118 B Homebuilt system May 20, 2012 10:43:56 AM Its sufficient, however 550 watts would be a better choice. Also, just out of curiosity What is it you're planning to do with this computer? A 965 Deneb would be a better choice than the 1045 Thuban if you're building a budget gamer. Same price, free shipping: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jerreddredd a b B Homebuilt system May 20, 2012 4:11:09 PM mmm a double poster bad OP. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/346933-31-best-500w-6... here's what I posted on your other thread. if you need to stay with tigerdirect and the in house stuff go with an OCZ http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/ite... here is RealHardTechX PSU database. the above OCZ's got good marks http://www.realhardtechx.com/index_archivos/Page1373.ht... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWill my PSU be able to handle the GTX 680? [ Specs included] ForumWhat can Dell XPS720 (vista) ' handle ' graphics card-wise ( specs inc.) ForumWill a 800W Power Supply handle these specs ? ForumCan my power supply handle these specs ? ForumIs my PSU strong enough to handle my OC ForumINTEL overclocking guide Forumhttp://www.tomshardware.com/forum/ [...] w#t2604429 ForumCan my CPU & PSU handle GTX 650? ForumCould a 300 Watt PSU handle A Radeon 7750? ForumWill my PSU handle this ? ForumWill my psu handle this? ForumUpgrading PSU , how does a computer handle changes in power? ForumCan my computer handle an Nvidia GeForce 670? ForumNeed to know if my computer can handle a 7850 ForumCan my computer handle this card? ForumWill This Handle With A 625w Psu ? ForumWill PSU Handle these specs ? ForumCan my PSU handle it? ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumPSU and general advice for Ivy Bridge homebuilt More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !