power of psu required

  hinchie 10:15 18 May 2010

hi all,
Could you give me an indication as to what watt psu i will need for the following:
biostar g31 motherboard (24 pin connecter)
nvidia 9400gt pci-e graphics card
at the moment 1xsata hdd(more to come hopefully!!)internal dvd writer

if need any more info please ask

  hinchie 10:35 18 May 2010

the internal dvd writer is ide if makes any difference

  ardubbleyu 10:39 18 May 2010

550w should do

  hinchie 10:41 18 May 2010

would a 500w do or would i be best off with 550w?
i have a 400w and its a bit unstable

  retep888 15:14 18 May 2010

click here

Your recommended PSU wattage roughly is 259W.(ATM)

  MAT ALAN 15:32 18 May 2010

click here

Hinchie me old conker, been a while...

I have one of these and it is (in my opinion) a superb piece of kit, its got more connections than you will ever need,AND its as SILENT as i suppose you can get them...

Ya might have to shop around but its worth a look...

  hinchie 15:59 18 May 2010

now then mat alan how r u mate?
i never managed to get that onboard sound workin...put an hammer thru and into bin :-)

  MAT ALAN 19:39 18 May 2010

Ah.. see ya took the techie aproach then...

  hinchie 11:21 20 May 2010


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