Is this pc enough with 600w thermaltake psu? computer novice needing h Tags: CPUs AMD Thermaltake Product Last response: December 30, 2012 5:46 PM in CPUs Share froobs December 28, 2012 6:53:09 PM GA-F2A55M-HD2 Socket FM2 A55 mATX AMD Motherboard AMD-A10 5800k CPU Seagate 500gb 7200 rpm hdd 600w thermaltake psu 8gb ram corsair vengence I want to put this in http://www.amazon.com/MSI-R7950-TWIN-FROZR-3GD5/dp/B007... and http://www.amazon.com/Cooler-Master-Hyper-Plus-RR-B10-2... as my only upgrade I was given this comptuer as a gift and i do not plan on changing anything only wanting to add a gpu will this be good? Another problem, i noticed my comptuer screen froze everything froze and i had to power it off. playing a game (l4d2) with the APU causes comp to shut down is the cpu the problem or ram? More about : 600w thermaltake psu computer novice needing rolli59 a c 599 à CPUs a c 183 À AMD December 28, 2012 6:58:04 PM Yes 600watt is enough unless you have one of those TT power supplies that do not deliver their promised wattage. socialfox a b à CPUs December 28, 2012 7:02:37 PM ^+1 However, do state your power supply model to be on the safe side, there are a couple of terrible Thermaltake power supplies. Related resources Is a 600w psu enough ? - Forum VERY Novice (1st Time Builder) Please help! - i5 Gaming Build - Forum Vitsuba PSU 850W or Thermaltake 600W ? - Forum Is a 600w PSU enough - Forum Building A PC , Need Advice - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jrayx a b à CPUs December 28, 2012 7:05:45 PM The PC froze when you play a game with the IGP ? It sounds like a bad power supply, but that happens with a dedicated GPU and a PSU which can't handle the GPU in load. froobs December 28, 2012 9:22:38 PM ah ok thanks guys, so my comp freezing must be the dedicated graphics ty very mcuh and im not sure wat to get the 660 ti or amd 7950 i plan to play 1920x1080 resolutions socialfox a b à CPUs December 28, 2012 9:36:25 PM I'm leaning towards the 7950, its got great overclocking capabilities and I hear the new drivers give it a great performance boost. iceclock a c 77 à CPUs a b À AMD December 28, 2012 10:09:44 PM both are good choices, except that thermal take powersupply prob isnt very stable. id recommand to change it to a quality powersupply. whats ur budget for a new powersupply? froobs December 28, 2012 11:31:07 PM in about 2 months i might, budget would be 100$ or less do u know of any good brands? iceclock a c 77 à CPUs a b À AMD December 28, 2012 11:38:44 PM yes, where do u live? so i can give u a nice recommandation based off ur geographical region. froobs December 28, 2012 11:39:57 PM southern california, tusin city iceclock a c 77 à CPUs a b À AMD December 28, 2012 11:43:13 PM i just mean country lol, ok here. http://pcpartpicker.com/part/xfx-power-supply-p1750bnlg... xfx 750watts modular 80+ silver powersupply very good my friend for 79$ after 10$ mail-inrebate can ask for more. tzarlazar December 29, 2012 1:10:18 AM I would say that you wont be needing more then 600 watts for sure, but with your budget you can get more just like iceclock recomended. And for you problem with game crashing I have read before that BIOS update will possibly fix your issue with game crashing with APU, so you could check that out. froobs December 29, 2012 2:50:19 AM how can i update my bios? iceclock a c 77 à CPUs a b À AMD December 29, 2012 3:10:54 AM http://www.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=... http://ca.gigabyte.com/webpage/20/HowToReflashBIOS.html tzarlazar December 29, 2012 4:04:45 AM Go on the motherboard manufacturer's website on the support section and find a update and download it. There should be directions to follow with it as well. froobs December 30, 2012 5:46:30 PM ok i seem to have another problem, when i leave my cpu on for hours, downloading stuff i wake up hours later and my comp has frozen any idea wat has caused it? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumA novice needs your help! ForumIs my 600w PSU powerful enough ? ForumNeed Advice (I'm a novice at this) ForumNeed advice on i5 2500K build for novice builder ForumAntec Vp450 vs Thermaltake tr2 cable management 600w ForumNeed a small ATX case that will fit a 600W PSU .... ForumFirst Time Computer Build Needing some help ForumWill 1200VA UPS will be able to support a 600w PSU ForumIs 600w psu enough for AMD Phenom ii x4 / msi gtx 460 1gb? ForumFX-6200 vs FX-6300? Forum[Solved] Will this PSU be enough? Forum[Solved] Is this PSU a good choice for my build? ForumDell xps 9100 with more sata ports ForumCoolermaster 600w trouble Forum[Solved] Is my cooling enough for OC? A 600W Value PSU? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !