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sjbryce
09-04-2003, 11:30 AM
Know this seems like a real trivial question, but how do u calculate the power usage of your computer?....ie i have a 320 watt psu, is this the max usage? what is the average......what about you monitor, what is the typical usage for a 17" monitor>>>

whetu
09-04-2003, 11:48 AM
read this thread:
http://forums.overclockers.co.nz/showthread.php?s=&threadid=5708&highlight=power+usage
and this thread:
http://forums.overclockers.co.nz/showthread.php?s=&threadid=3006&highlight=power+usage

godfather
09-04-2003, 11:59 AM
this has been thrashed before, look here (http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/thread.jsp?forum=1&thread=29748&message=121217&q=power+cost#121217)