Forum discussion tagged with Antec.
  1. S

    [SOLVED] Antec VP550P PSU good enough ?

    Hi guys ! Im looking to upgrade my PC- AMD RYZEN R5 3600 Zotac GTX 1060 3GB (Re-using my GPU) MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS 16 GB DDR4 CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB RAM 1 TB HDD 7.2k (Re-use) 1 CD/DVD R/W (Re- use) Thermaltake v250 TG RGB PSU : ANTEC VP 550P, it says 87% efficient on the box, has a 120mm...
  2. TheCheapGamer

    Question Need help troubleshooting.

    Hi there, About two months ago my cousin bought components for his 1st gaming pc and has started having some issues. Specs: GPU - MSI GTX 1660S CPU -R5 3600 RAM - generic 1x16GB 3200Mhz MOBO - Asus A320M-k PSU - Antec VP650 Plus I helped him assemble the pc and for two months it worked...
  3. rounakr94

    Question Sleeved Extension lowering voltage on high load

    Hello, I had Installed sleeved extension cables in my system to make it look good. But the issue is the voltage drop in high load scenarios is quite high. From 12.08V down to 11.81V measured in Hwinfo64. At the same time I had a Multimeter hooked to another sleeved extension on a pcie...
  4. alif.ashf

    Question First build! Could I get some feedback?

    Hi guys, This is my first build to be used as a VFX workstation (for learning) lighting and rendering. I'd like to make sure these parts are the best at this price range & all are compatible before I purchase.
  5. A

    Question New PSU recommendation for around 85 USD ?

    i've been laying around finding psu, and i found Xigmatek minotaur 650w 80+ gold i find it pretty cheap than others and it has full range of volt from 100-240v, it also has full modular cable, and i wonder if this PSU was good for 85 US$ ? I also got option for Antec Neo eco semi modular 80+...
  6. anth.anth

    Question ATX Antec HGC 650 (Some questions about it and GPU)

    Hi everyone. I have two question about my PSU and the power of my GPU. I've used a Corsair VS650 for years, with different builds, with no problems. I have now bought a 1660 Super and am having problems probably due to the power supply so I have decided to buy a new one. What do you think about...
  7. JaSoN_cRuZe

    Question Is Antec HCG 750W Bronze Modular PSU good?

    My Seasonic S12II 620 BRONZE PSU is at its last legs, shut downs during gaming and then reboots. To confirm, fired up OCCT and started the power test and then instant shut down. So need of a new PSU, I'm living in India so my range and budget is very narrow. Antec HCG 750W Bronze Fully...
  8. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Is 'Antec Atom 350 Watt Power Supply' good enough without gpu?

    A model of antec power supply named 'Antec Atom 350 Watt' is available at all local markets in my region. I already planned to build a budget pc without gpu and I want to use this power supply but I dont find this model on antech official site. Can you ensure me its good enough?
  9. AdrianTheHumble

    Discussion Will 850 watt antec HCG extreme be enough to power a ryzen 9 3900 XT and RTX 3080?

    Hi I'm from India, I've ordered an antec 1000 watt psu from my local dealer and it turns out it's out of stock, now they've offered me a 850 watt antec HCG extreme fully modular psu instead, will 850 watts be enough for a ryzen 9 3900 XT and a RTX 3080? The RTX is also an Inno3D dual fan BTW...
  10. Mitchellonii

    Question ARGB fans in case

    Hello, Im thinking of buying a new PC, and the case im looking at comes with 3 ARGB fans, and an ARGB fan controller. On the case's website it says "You only need the LED mode button to controll all the addressable LEDs". Am I right to assume this means that I don't need an ARGB port on my...
  11. Mitchellonii

    [SOLVED] Do I need to plugin my fan Argb bank into an Argb header in my motherboard?

    Hello, Just wondering if I need to plugin my Argb fan bank into a Argb port in my motherboard? Will my fans still be rgb if i dont plug them into the motherboard Argb port? Fans: Antec (Prizm 120 ARGB 3+2+C) 3x RGB PWM FAN, 2 x LED Strip, and 1x RGB Fan Controller
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    Question About the Antec NeoECO 650 Modular V2

    Hey guys! I'm finally buying all the parts for my gaming PC, and after a problem with the store I bought my PSU, they are offering me an Antec NE650M V2 (link to the PSU for reference). I've heard mixed things about the original NE650M, but this seems to be a version 2, with a better warranty (5...
  13. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] How are these PSU's? How is this psu? My current Corsair Cx 2017 is giving some issue and I want to change it, so I was wondering how good they will be. My system specs is in signature
  14. AdrianTheHumble

    [SOLVED] My PSU antec HCG 1000 has 2x8 pins how do I install a third for a GPU that needs 3x8 pins

    Hi friends, honestly I'm an idiot, anyways I'm planning to buy the RTX 3080 or the upcoming AMD rDNA 2 GPUs that needs 3x8 pins to power the GPU, the problem is I have only 2x8 pins on my PSU, how do I install a third 8 pin? Cuz back In the day the asus mars GTX GTX 580 needed 3x8 pins so how...
  15. D

    [SOLVED] Is it a good power supple

    Hi, I want to buy a new power supply and I was thinking to get Antec HCG-650G 650W unit. is it any good ? I want this unit because where I live modular power supplies are really expensive and also since the beginning of the pandemic here there is almost no options for good price so I tought...
  16. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Ram running slow?

    Cpu-Z frequency: 798.4 Mhz (DDR4-1596) Its ddr4 3200mhz ram and only running at idk... I enable XMP profile 1 like a guy told me on a forum and still running slow?
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    [SOLVED] PSU or GPU Failure?

    Hi, So I've been having LiveKernelEvent 141 black screen crashes during gaming during these past few months or so. I would be gaming and within 10-20 minutes in, suddenly my monitors go black, and I can hear something disconnecting, which I suspect is probably the GPU. I've had this custom...
  18. GogiAS

    [SOLVED] PSU making weird noise when under load (Custom PC build)

    So I have built my own PC. It is half used parts half new. Here are the specs: Intel Core i3 4170 @ 3.70GHz RAM 6.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 Motherboard ASRock H81M-VG4 (CPUSocket) Graphics MSI R9 270X Storage 1TB Toshiba HDD 7.2K 120 GB Kingston SSD- new PSU: Antec VP500P...
  19. S

    Question Antec nx800 showing only white RGB lights

    I bought antec nx800 case a week ago and the RGB color is showing only white , I tried changing RGB color through the led button but still it didn't worked :( Help me please :(
  20. [SOLVED] Help! Dead power supply!

    Antec VP500PC No UPS :( Was using the computer normally. Sudden blackout! Hadn't turn off the switches. The electricity comes back and I hear some sort of spark. The PC wouldn't boot up, not response at all! I narrowed it down to the PSU, I could see some burnt inductor from the PSU's meshed...