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Chao is back
05-08-2003, 12:14 AM
I was wondering how many watts power supply would i need for a fairly new pc. would a 420 watt one be enough?
This is PC specs:
CPU
AMD Athlon XP 2800+

Hard-drive
Seagate 7200rpm 80Gb Serial ATA 150 8Mb cache

Memory
512Mb PC3200 DDR 400MHz SDRAM

Graphics
GeForce 4 TI4800SE 128Mb

Monitor
Samsung SyncMaster 171N 17" TFT LCD Screen

CD-ROM/Writer
Samsung SW252B 52x Write 24x Re-Write 52x Read
Samsung 52x CD-Rom


Modem-Network
Internal 56k Modem

Motherboard
Epox EP-8KRA2+ KT600

Other
A4 Tech KBS-2548RP Wireless Office Desktop
Thermaltake Xaser III V2000A case
+ Thermaltake W0009 420 Watt power supply
ThermalTake Volcano 11+ CPU fan
3.5" Floppy drive

godfather
05-08-2003, 12:17 AM
Yes

Susan B
05-08-2003, 10:56 PM
That should do you for a long time. This page (http://www.upgradesource.com/advice/advice061001.html) has some figures to look at when considering a new PSU.