Forum discussion tagged with 500w.
  1. HaXD

    Question 1070 Mini acting weirdly

    A little bit background: I purchased this 1070 mini as a second-handed, the warranty ended in 8/2020. I also pruchased a cheap Chinese monitor with no website or link whatsoever. The monitor require me to have both VGA and HDMI cable plugged in but due to the fact 1070 mini only have DP, HDMI...
  2. daviduck123

    [SOLVED] Is my PSU enough for my Build?

    Hello, I have a problem with my PSU. I don't know much about PSU requirement, as I search on google and try looking for any information, it say that 500W is okay. So I want to know if my PSU is enough for my build or not?. And if not, which PSU should I buy? 600 or 650? Specs : I5-8400 RTX...
  3. C

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 7 3700x with RTX 3070 - 500W bequiet pure power 11 enough?

    Hey community, I need your help. I am thinking about exchanging my GTX 1070 through an RTX 3070. My currrent setup: Ryzen 7 3700x BeQuiet Dark Rock 4 BeQuiet Pure Power 11 500w CM Inno3D iChill x3 GTX 1070 Samsung Evo Plus 500GB Samsung 860 Evo 1TB WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD 1TB MSI x570 Gaming...
  4. hasnain.hayderjs

    [SOLVED] Will power requirements for 2 different CPUs be the same if their TDP is the same?

    I currently have an RX 5700 with a ryzen 3 2200g that is being powered by a 500W EVGA 80+ power supply. As of right now, there are no problems at all with my build, temps are okay, and my PSU doesn't seem to be overloading. My questions is that if I upgrade to a Ryzen 5 3600, which has the same...
  5. decoyout1

    [SOLVED] Will RX Vega 56 work on my 500W PSU ?

    I have 500W Super Flower Power Supply, which has 41,5Amps on +12v Rail (Before that, I used this power supply to overclock my RX 470) . Im going to pair it with Xeon E3-1230 v2, Will RX Vega 56 work without unexpected shutdown due lack of power? My to be rig: Gigabyte GA-B75-D3H (Rev 2.0) Intel...
  6. I

    [SOLVED] Can i use a 12 pin psu for newer motherboards?

    Hello I was wondering if i could use thisFSP500-50AAGA 500w psu (https://www.amazon.com/Gateway-FSP500-50AAGA-80plus-supply-DX4885/dp/B00LSUGQOU) for newer motherboards like the ASUS PRIME B360M-A which seemingly uses a 24 pin connecter. Isak M.
  7. M

    [SOLVED] Should I get a better PSU??

    Processor: AMD Ryzen 7 2700X 3.7 GHz 8-Core Processor Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX ATX AM4 Motherboard Memory: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 Memory Storage: Seagate Barracuda Compute 2 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive And Crucial MX500 250 GB 2.5"...
  8. Theoderic321

    Question PSU death (Be quiet! system power 9 500w)

    Will the death of this PSU take down every other component in the system too ? I heard that this has happened too some ppl I know...
  9. K

    Question Ryzen 2600 and RX 590 psu

    So i have Ryzen 2600, GTX 1050 Ti, 8 GB RAM and 500w PSU (LEPA MX-F1- 80 Plus Bronze). And now i am thinking to upgrade GPU to RX 590 . SO question is is 500w enough or do i need to get new PSU? psu calculator says i need ~430w . So maby i can try and use the 500w psu?? I use pc for gaming...
  10. N

    Question Which Power Supply should I choose? (Budget of under $70 CAD)

    Hello everyone, i'm currently looking for a Power Supply that can handle a i7 2600 and a RX 570. My budget is under $70, preferably to be around $50. I just got the DA500 from Deepcool and I just realized it was the worst PSU out of all of the other options at my local computer store. Man, my...
  11. N

    [SOLVED] R9 290x / i7 2600 with a 500w Bronze PSU?

    Hi, i'm trying to build a PC for the lowest amount of price (PC Flipping), and I was supposed to get a GTX 970 but the used ones are currently overpriced. I found a guy with a R9 290x for $100 (CAD) and I already bought the PSU that was for the 970. Which is a DA500 from Deepcool. It's 80+...
  12. SSKK12

    [SOLVED] motherboard only supplying 50w to Rx 460?

    CPU: I3 3240 Motherboard: asus h61m-k Ram: crucial 1600mhz 4gb GPU: XFX RX 460 4gb dual fan PSU: Bysou ATX 500w OS: Windows 10 x64 So, i recently upgraded to rx 460. it is a wolf edition xfx so i doesn't require additional power But i know that it need 75W from motherboard. when monitoring the...
  13. F

    Question Should i get a new psu?

    In a few weeks i'm gonna buy a gtx 1650. It recomends a 300w psu and i have a sentey 500w that doesn't have any certification. Should i buy another one with an 80 plus rate? If so, What power supply do you recomend for a 100usd budget?
  14. F

    Question Is 500w PSU enough?

    Hi Is 500w PSU enough? My specs: CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K GPU: Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB SSD: HyperX Fury 240GB SSD: Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB HDD: Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB HDD: Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 2400MHz + Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB...
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    Question Need some help with picking a PSU.

    Looking for a new power supply for my rig. Long story short, due to where I live, I can pretty much only order PC components from eBay. I've checked all my local stores and websites but they only sell the really shitty stuff (Chieftecs, MS Platinum, etc.) I managed to find 2 listings that seem...
  16. M

    Question 500w psu with rtx 2080?

    The other day I bought and received a rtx 2080. I wasn't thinking about power consumption with my current build at the time. I put it in and everything worked great with the exception of one of the fans being messed up. In the process of returning it to get a new one I had realized that on the...
  17. I

    Question Molex to PCIE

    So my brother was building a pc and ordered a 500w psu (didnt have too big of a budget for psu) from Amazon and had a gtx 1060 6gb gaming x. The psu doesn't have a 6 pin pcie cable and I was wondering if it would be safe to use an adapter from 2x4 Molex pins to 6 pin pcie. And also if there are...
  18. N

    Question x5675/ GA-EX58-UD3R OC with 500w Psu?

    Picked up the combo for a really good deal and planning to squeeze more performance out of it. The lowest wattage psu i've read some guy use was a 550w, so im wondering if i can get away with a Evga 500w white to get a decent overclock. Aswell the guy I picked this up from said it pulls 450-500w...
  19. S

    [SOLVED] 500 watt enough for those components?

    CPU: Ryzen 7 1800x Mainboard: Asus Rog Strix x370-f gaming Gpu: Msi rx 480 8 gb Cooler: Alpenföhn Ben Nevis CPU-Kühler 120mm SSD: Samsung 850 evo 500gb hdd: 1tb Ram: Gskill F4-3200C16D-16GVKB Memory D4 3200 16GB C16 RipV K2 2X 8GB, 1,35V, RipjawsV Now voltage: 500 Watt be quiet! Straight Power...
  20. W

    Laptop won't turn on after SSD installation

    I had a Samsung evo 860 that was in my desktop for about 3 weeks, running Windows 10. I put my SSD into my Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series 7548 trying to get better performance (since I need a laptop now) and it worked for the whole night, then the battery died and I had to plug it in overnight to...
  21. C

    [SOLVED] ryzen 5 2600 rx 580 low fps

    I have low fps with this pc. I did some benchmarks: https://imgur.com/a/6XnqQrZ 8gb ram, 500GB SSD. Any ideas?
  22. T

    [SOLVED] Cpu is throttling Ghz?

    My Cpu: Fx8300 I tested my temperatur while playing with Aida 64. I saw that my Cpu is dropping from 3.6Ghz to !!1.4Ghz!! instantly when I reach 65°celsius. At 60° it went up to3.6 again.. and so on. Maybe I buy a new cooler but first I wanna know if I can do anything against it? For example in...
  23. W

    How do I find the model of my DVD drive on Windows 10

    I am looking to upgrade my PC, but I can’t find the model of my DVD drive which I wish to keep in my next build. In order to see if my parts are comparable I need to find the model number. Is there a way to do this on my PC in Windows 10?
  24. S

    [SOLVED] Intel Core i9-9900K with NVlink

    Looking to get myself hooked up with a decent build for 4k gaming. I am really liking the idea of 2x RTX 2080's running in NVlink. I am just wondering what CPU to use to get the best frames possible. I have been advised to go with the Intel 9900K, I was wondering what the community would think...
  25. N

    Nothing coming up on my monitor

    Finished with my build. Now I need to install windows. One problem, the computer is operational, however nothing is showing up on the monitor. Anyone know what’s wrong? Here is some information that may help. The monitor is connected to the motherboard via vga.
  26. N

    Would these fans perform well on a rad?

    So currently I'm trying to find some addressable RGB fans to go onto my rad. Right now I found these cooler master fans but I'm not sure if they would perform well on a Rad. So I need help and your suggestions! Thanks! Link: http://www.coolermaster.com/cooling/case-fan/masterfan-mf120r-argb-3in1/
  27. R

    Headphone jack and USB ports not working (2460G4)

    Hi, so ive had this 2460G4 AOC monitor for a while now, and i just got some new speakers that i was wanting to use, i already have my headphones plugged directly into my PC so i cant plug the speakers in there. So i went to plug the speakers into my monitor but nothing happened, to check the...
  28. T

    Building a PC for my lil brother

    Hi there! I am building a bang for buck PC for my little brother. Just wanted to ask your opinion, is this OK? Mostly for gaming, like PUBG, Rust, Arma III maybe, CS:GO etc AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.5GHz 8MB BOX YD130XBBAEBOX 124,11 eur Asus PRIME A320M-K 59,14 eur Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 16GB...
  29. S

    Evga 500W White Good Enough for 1060 3GB + R3 1200?

    Is a 500w Evga White 80+ PSU enough for this build? GTX 1060 3GB Gigabyte Windforce Ryzen 3 1200 A320M-K Asus Motherboard 1TB HDD WD Blue 8 GB 2400 Mhz Vengeance LPX RAM
  30. R

    i7 extremly underclocking

    Hello , so since i got my Toshiba satellite l50-b i've having problems with graphics ( Low fps , fps dropps) so many formus suggested a bios update so i did it , the problem is there now more lags. But the cpu was already underperfoming even before the bios update , i tried to stress it with...
  31. lofthouse1982

    Which card should I buy

    Hi, I currently have a GTX 750ti graphics card and would like to know which is the best graphics card to choose for upgrade. Many thanks
  32. N

    Battlefield 1 Sharp FPS Drops

    I have a GTX 1060 6GB, Intel Core i5 4590, 16 GBs of DDR3 RAM, and my game is loaded onto a Samsung 850 EVO SSD. I know my processor does not meet the recommend specifications for my processor. When I play I get a locked 60 FPS but I get severe FPS drops in TDM and conquest alike. When I run MSI...
  33. S

    Is this SATA 3 to USB C external SSD performance normal?

    Hi, I recently purchased a Mushkin Reactor 1TB SSD and paired it with a TechOrbits USB type C to SATA 3 data cable connected to a 2016 15" MBP over USB type C, but the speeds I'm seeing are less than I expected. For example, with Blackmagic Disk Speed test I'm getting around 385 Reads and 325...
  34. F

    System overheating

    Hello everyone! Yesterday I started a thread about my CPU being too hot. http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/answers/id-3235538/cpu-temperatures-high.html This is my build(without the SSD): https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/user/Faith97/saved/PZFt6h According to HWMonitor my processor went up to 90...
  35. A

    reset button pc asus x554l

    The pc is blocked and i can't turn him off , i don't know how leave the battery and i don't find the reset button , can anybody help me?
  36. Thundurh

    Is installing a 2nd hard drive easy?

    I am currently out of space on my 1 TB western digital hard drive. Is it going to be easy to just basically buy another hard drive and connect it using a SATA cable into my second hard drive slot in my computer? I just want know if anythings gonna get like erased or anything like that. If...
  37. K

    Is this a good 144hz build? GTX 1060 Intel

    Hey guys please add anything or completely remake my pc if you have too! http://pcpartpicker.com/list/rPkwzM Thanks! :)
  38. G

    Make a repeater out of a access point?

    Hi guys! I want to buy an access point (i've stepped away from repeaters since they half your connection speed), because i have poor to no signal on the 3rd floor. What I want is an access point which is technically the same network (name/SSID) as my main router, and it has to be connected with...
  39. J

    C:\ Drive always has insufficient disk space

    Hello everyone, I have a 128gb SSD as my C drive, and for the couple past months my drive is always full. I try deleting stuff, but I keep getting messages saying i dont have permission to delete the files. So basically i cant update my drivers, so no video games :(. Anyways I really dont feel...
  40. X

    Overclocking 1070 vs 1080

    How would this 1070 build: http://pcpartpicker.com/list/vPyXvV Do against this 1080 build: http://pcpartpicker.com/list/YHKZf8 Is it worth saving the extra bucks by downgrading on the cpu cooler, motherboard, and graphics card?