power supply????

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by canadian_divx, Dec 3, 2002.

  1. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    ok i am running a 300wt power supply and i was woundering if i need to upgrade because of all teh stuff ia m running,
    7 fans,
    amd xp 1600+ cpu
    gforce 4 mx 440
    tv wounder card
    aduigy gamer card
    nic card
    2 hdd's running at 5400 and 7200 rpm
    one burner at 32x
    dxd 24x

    i am just woundering after reading anouther persons thred about it and i didn't want to hijack his so.
  2. chastity

    chastity Moderator Political User

    Arizona near the Grand Canyon
    Well as Sazar said in the other thread that you made reference to you should be fine with your current setup. But if it was my system I would think about getting a larger power supply to make sure I've got enough power. All of the computers I've got have at least a 300 watt power supply and one as a 400 watt power supply and its got 4 case fans, cpu fan, hard drive fan, a 60 gig 7200 rpm hard drive, 2 cd burners one at 24x and the other at 40x, dvd-rom, and a soundblaster media bay.