Power Supplies

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by waggie945, Jul 29, 2003.

  1. Do you really understand your power consumption needs on your system? Think that your 250 watt power supply on your Dell or Gateway might have a "skimpy" 12V rail that's totally maxed-out to your processor?

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  2. TGregg


    Good power supplies are cheap. Get a good one with lot's of power. Built my PC over a year ago, and put in an Anatech TruePower 430 watt. It was under a hundred bucks, can't go wrong with that.
  3. TGregg


    Another reason to build your own box. It sounds a lot harder than it is.