SFF game and media PC - power supply help! Tags: New Build Systems Last response: October 29, 2012 3:35 AM in Systems Share Rumeye October 29, 2012 3:29:48 AM Approximate Purchase Date: the next couple of months Budget Range: $1000-1200 System Usage from Most to Least Important: gaming, video converting, surfing Internet and media player Are you buying a monitor: Yes Parts to Upgrade: New build Do you need to buy OS: Yes Preferred Website(s) for parts: ncix.ca or canadacomputers.com Location: Toronto, ON Parts Preferences: good quality? Overclocking: Maybe SLI or Crossfire: Maybe but not possible with mini-ITX right now Your Monitor Resolution: no clue Additional Comments: quiet PC is nice. Low power/heat and Small is best with some gaming performance. Game wise -I don't know yet. Maybe some fps, minecraft. And Most Importantly, Why Are You Upgrading: my laptop turned out to be a POS - gasp, shock, surprise. I've never had a good laptop. Gone through toshiba, Sony x2 and IBM/Lenovo LIST OF CHOSEN PARTS------ Case - Fractal Design Node 304 CPU - either i3 3225, i5 3450 or i5 3570K MB - asus P8Z77-I mini-ITX (has wifi - mandatory) Graphics card - prefer ATI cards for cost effectiveness. Probably a 7850 or 7870. Worst case a 6850. HDD - 1 ssd - unknown brand and 1 Sata drive - also unknown. Ram - unknown PSU - must be under 160mm in depth(length) to fit. Modular connection psu needs to be smaller for case. More about : sff game media power supply Rumeye October 29, 2012 3:35:46 AM I should mention that I am open to any suggestions for my choice of components especially if they save money! I have built PCs before but I've been out of the game for a few years now. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCooling in an SFF Case (Cooler Master Elite 120) ForumUsing a SFF tower in car as media center? ForumSFF Gaming PC for $1000 Forum[Question] HP 8100 SFF ugrade for gaming ForumSFF gaming PC ~ $1200 ForumSFF /mATX Guidance ForumSFF Core i7 build possible? ForumI7 SFF build - enough power ? ForumMedia pc , small, powerful and quiet ForumGeneral SFF PC for family - build suggestions (i3, or i5 "overkill")? ForumSFF Gaming build ForumNeed help : Multi-purpose, Storage/ Media /Games system build ForumExternal power supply for SFF ForumBuilding a SFF gaming PC ForumI need to know what gpu nd psu my hp compaq 6005 pro sff can take ForumPCI Graphics card for dell optiplex 380 SFF ForumHelp Building $700 Gaming PC ForumComputer build compatibility help ForumCheap Media Center PC Forum[Solved] 700$ Build- Help Needed More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !