Power Supplies

Forum discussion tagged with Power Supplies.
  1. tek3195

    Question Which PSU should I keep ?

    I have two Rosewill units to choose from, one being Photon 550 and the other is PMG550. I purchased the Photon and had trouble getting a replacement cable so Rosewill sent the PMG550 at my request. PMG has two PCI-e connections at psu end although it only ships with one cable and still have to...
  2. L

    Question Computer randomly shuts down

    Hello! So around 4-5 weeks ago I started having this issue with my PC. I replaced my Ryzen 5 2600 with a Ryzen 7 3700x. I updated the bios to F60 as instructed. Unfortunately, the processor came broken, so I sent it back. Right after I did this, my computer started randomly shutting down and the...
  3. ExtreamChaozZ

    Question Atari 2600 Power Supply

    Hiya, I am looking at picking up a power supply for my dads old Atari 2600 so we can get it up and working. I have found out that i need a 100V - 240V ~ 50Hz 9W input and a DC 9V 500mA output. I have found similar plugs with the correct input but the output is rated for 1A not 500mA (0.5A)...
  4. R

    [SOLVED] Can i use more than one power strip?

    Hi, I want to know if I can use two strips at the same time on my pc. i have an old power strip that is: https://mega-gospodar.com.ua/p1193256220-setevoj-filtr-udlinitel.html Surge protector 2.5 m with universal power outlets (standard Europe, America, China, Australia). Characteristics...
  5. IceMacIOP

    Question Laptop power suppy or delivery/ motherboard/ camera glitches issue (while charging)

    Hello fellow electronic enthusiasts, I am not sure which topic this question suits best as it could be related to different laptop components, or general electronic issue, but I will try it here. So my laptop (an upgraded Acer Aspire A515-52G) has recently developed this issue where during...
  6. Thundurh

    [SOLVED] Sufficient Power %?

    I have had a crashing issue while gaming for over 2 years now. I have replaced my processor, ram, motherboard, and GPU and the crashing still presists. I think this COULD be caused by a defective power supply at this point. While gaming, the power supply Power % in MSI Afterburn is at around...
  7. S

    Question Can my Power Supply run a GTX 1060 6GB, RX580 8GB or a RX 570 4GB

    I want to know that if my PSU can run a GTX 1060 6GB, RX 580 8GB or RX 570 4GB. My Specs are: Core I7 3770 8GB DDR3 RAM (I will upgrade it to 16GB if required) MSI H61 Motherboard 1TB WD Blue Hard Disk 500 GB Seagate Barracuda Hard Disk ADATA 120 GB SATA SSD I can't insert a picture here so you...
  8. E

    [SOLVED] Adding GTX 2060 or 5700 XT to my current PSU

    Hi, I would like to know if my current (2or3yrs old) PSU can still handle either of these GPUs that I'm planning on buying. I currently own a SeaSonic S12II Series S12II 620 Bronze. and my current specs are: Ryzen 5 3600 Hyper 212 LED Turbo 16gb GTX 1060 6gb 3 HDDs 1 SSD 6 Fans SeaSonic...
  9. O

    [SOLVED] Do power supplies impact computer performance?

    I just got back into discovering more about components and computers overall recently and instantly remembered this site and community, I have always had good answers here, so after a long time I came back. My question is: could it be that my components are underperforming because of a power supply?
  10. Myhail

    Question will this work?

    Hi. Curentlly I have a Segotep ATX-500W12 and I would like to buy a MSI GTX 970. I read on the interent that this gpu needs 1x8/1x6 pins . Can somedoy help me if it will work? Also, I have a Intel Pentium E5200 2.5 GHz, 4 gb ram 1660 MHz, and Acer Veriton S480G motherboard. My current gpu is...
  11. H

    [SOLVED] Suggestions for a decent budget psu

    Hello everyone ! Can you guys recommend me a decent PSU from this bulgarian site https://www.pazaruvaj.com/zahranvawi-blokove-c3158/f:moshtnost-na-zahranvaneto=600-750,cena=100-210/( i've added the price i'm willing to pay which is around 200 but i'd like to pay around 150 if possible). I'm...
  12. Kiss-shot

    Question Question about PSU

    Good day everyone! So this is my build: ASRock b450m Steel Legend Ryzen 3 3300x GALAX GTX 1650 Super EX 16gb 8x2 DDR4 500gb m.2 SSD Corsair CV550 I've read about the tierlists and about group regulated PSUs and why they should be avoided, but I had no choice but to buy the CV model since the...
  13. thefxgamingrules

    [SOLVED] Power Supply PWM fan won't spin, should I be worried?

    Some time ago, I bought a CX550, for my PC- Ryzen 5 2400G - Stock Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB DDR3 3200MHz 2x HDD 1x SATA SSD Gigabyte B450M Gaming Now, I KNOW that 550W is basically overkill for this config but the CX450 wasn't available and I did not want to buy a VS series. The thing is...
  14. PoochieMoo

    Question Will the EVGA 650 BQ be enough for my build?

    Hello! I'm in the process of building a new computer, and I'm planning on getting a 3700x with a 3070 (when they release). I assumed I needed a 650w power supply, and picked up the one in the title while at Microcenter. I didn't think much about it until I started reading that it is extremely...
  15. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] How are these PSU's?

    https://antec.com/product/power/ne600g-zen.php https://www.coolermaster.com/catalog/power-supplies/mwe-series/mwe-650-bronze-v2/ 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
  16. rounakr94

    Question Is the PSU dying?

    Recently I am facing some issues with my pc. I have a UPS and whenever I am playing games and power goes off pc shuts down and it looks like the PSU tripped its circuit. My ups was a 1kva unit and was beefy enough for the system (300-350w) Now I thought that was a ups problem so I changed the...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] HOW TO Plug CPU power connector in PSU ?

    Hello In seasonic PSU PCie Ports and CPU Ports are in the same group I want to Know Which PORTS I have to plug cpu power cables in ?? in the photo there is 5 ports in PSU to PLUG CPU power cables "but" there is only 2 ports are correct for CPU POWER CONNECTOR I need to Know : Which 2ports...
  18. I

    [SOLVED] New psu for Ampere 12 pins?

    Hi all, Sorry if I’m repeating; with the shortage of psu’s I’ve seen online, are new versions featuring this 12 pin for Ampere cards is coming out in the near future? It seems strange so many are sold out, I’m wondering if it is just because of Covid or is there a new model on the horizon. What...
  19. T

    [SOLVED] PSU causing GPU coil whine - looking for new PSU.

    As the title suggests, my PSU (TXM650) is causing my GPU (2080Ti) to whine when under load. I have tested with my girlfriends 600W Corsair PSU and it eliminated the whine on my GPU (Although, her PSU whined instead... Oops.). I have the below build. I have included EVERYTHING (except the...
  20. jordandee1998

    [SOLVED] PC crashing, unknown issue

    Have been having issues with consistent PC crashes over the past couple of days, no idea what is causing them. About 80% of the time it will boot to the sign in screen, then crash immediately after I’ve input my password. If I manage to sign in without a crash, it will often crash later while...