power supply

Forum discussion tagged with power supply.
  1. lycandown

    Question Power supply

    I have a 350W PSU, i wanted to know if it is enough for the specs below ryzen 3 3300x processor A320m-s2h motherboard GT 1030 500GB sata HD 256 SSD sata 1*8gb ddr4 ram
  2. T

    Question PC won't turn on sometimes when pressing the power button.

    This has been happening over the last few days, and I've had this computer for the last year or so. The lights are lit on the motherboard and I even have a couple of earbuds charging on the front panel of the PC. However, when I press the power button the computer doesn't start. After a few...
  3. Splinter733

    Question Power supply causing temporary "freezes"?

    A while ago my 1000W PSU stopped working out of nowhere. All I had laying around was a 700W so I threw that in, and decided to ugprade my SATA boot drive to an SSD and move to Windows 10 while I was at it. At first there were seemingly no issues, but pretty quickly I started getting these random...
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    Question I Need Help Finding A Power Supply!

    So I'm looking for a power supply for my pc, the current power supply I have now Is just a 500w Power supply & it doesn't have a 6 Pin connector that I need, also It's probably going to catch fire so best get rid of it now. PC Specs Currently: - i7 2600k - Intel DQ77MK - 12gb DDR3 -...
  5. S

    Question Recommended Power Supply for a GTX 1660 Super?

    I am planning on upgrading my GPU and I want to know what power supply will be good for a GTX 1660 Super? I've read that the recommended PSU is 450W. CURRENT SPECS: CPU: i5-8400 2.8Ghz, CURRENT GPU: GTX 1050 TI, COOLER: Arctic Freezer 13 CPU Cooler, MOTHERBOARD: Gigabyte H370 HD3 LGA1151v2...
  6. S

    Question Recommended Power Supply For an RTX 2060?

    I am planning on upgrading my GPU and I want to know what power supply will be good for an RTX 2060? I've read that the recommended PSU is 500W. CURRENT SPECS: CPU: i5-8400 2.8Ghz, CURRENT GPU: GTX 1050 TI, COOLER: Arctic Freezer 13 CPU Cooler, MOTHERBOARD: Gigabyte H370 HD3 LGA1151v2, Intel...
  7. Octuplus33|

    Question My PC gets randomly stuck with black screen

    Hello, I have a problem that is constantly appearing these days, my PC is beginning to be useless. The problem is the next one: My PC, specially when playing games, gets stucked ¿How? It's like im playing and suddenly the displays turns black, it doesn't turn off, just black. Today for...
  8. A

    Question Full custom loop has high temps

    I built this system about 18 months ago. Intel 8086k (Delidded version from overclockers uk) Asus z370i corsair rgb 32gb ddr4 Gigabyte full sized gtx 1080 Lian Li pc-q37 corsair sf600 pus EK d5 pump EK full motherboard block Ek Gpu block x1 xspc crossflow 240mm radiator x1 xspc normal 240mm...
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    Question Computer cuts on for a split second and then right back off again...

    Specs: GTX 1080 FTW 16GB RAM 2TB HDD AMD Ryzen 7 1700X ASRock X370 Killer SLI ATX I just got back from vacation and went to turn my computer on to no avail. The motherboard light and the LED strip plugged into the USB port is constantly on, showing there is power. But, when I push the power...
  10. G

    Question New motherboard, power won't turn on

    I recently purchased a Gigabyte B450m DS3H motherboard and AMD Ryzen 5 2600 to upgrade from my 2015 pre-built. Upon install, my computer turned on fine. I used the packaged BIOS driver disk to install the drivers, during which a computer restart was required. The computer shut down, but did not...
  11. VeryToxic

    Question My PC will not boot

    Last night when I was just on my computer in Google chrome my pc crashed. After I turned it back on, it did it again no more than 5 minutes later. I leave it and the next day when I go to turn it on it's just dead. When I press the power button, all the fans spin and the rgb on my ram turns on...
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    Question Getting a safe power strip for multiple 240w PSU's?

    Hi folks, I think this is the correct location to post (sorry if it's not) so here goes. I have a project i'm working on that I won't go into detail about but we will consider it a networking project for this so it's easier to understand. I have 6 computers that have 240w PSU's but draw 180...
  13. Commander_Salamander

    Question Whenever I Play Men of War: Assault Squad 2, My Computer Shuts Down

    I'm not certain as to which component is causing this issue although I decided to un-plug and re-plug the power cable which is connected to my PSU. Furthermore, I changed the outlet in to which the power cable connected. I use hardware component temperature monitoring software and have verified...
  14. eddie986

    Question Code 12 in device manager after instaling a new component in my old pc.

    Hey, A few days ago I found my old PC which was an office one (IBM) and I decided to use it for music and stuff.It had it's stock hdd which had Windows XP on,I switched the HDD with a new one which had more storage and had Windows 7 on it(also because I couldnt use internet on xp,even after...
  15. J

    Question Event 41 causing random reboots when playing games.

    ryzen 5 3600x (NEW) asus B450-F gaming MOBO (NEW) Cool master ML120 RGB(NEW) Gigabyte GP-G750W 80 plus gold PSU(NEW) GTX 1070 GPU (USED) Samsung 16gb ram stick (USED from old asus gd30ci) inserted into A2.
  16. ytsersius

    Question PSU making weird gassy sounds

    After upgrading my mobo, CPU and RAM my PSU started making these sounds even sometimes before the PC is turned on (but the wall switch is turned on). The PSU is about 5 or 6 years also (yes I'm going to replace it but I'm still curious as to the cause of this sound). I would describe it as...
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    [SOLVED] Crackling sound from pc

    I heard a crackling sound from my pc. I think its coming from the hard disk area. It happens when I turn my pc on and lasts for about 2 or 3 seconds and after that its working fine. My hard disk is relatively new and I have had no problems with using my pc normally. But I have a fear whether...
  18. Question 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...
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    Question Spontaneous Reboots, System Hanging

    Hello I'm hoping you will be able to help me narrow down the culprit for my issues, i've done what I can/know how to do to try and get a definitive answer as to which part of my PC is causing the problems. It's probably worth noting that I recently transferred my OS to my SSD, using Macrium...
  20. TheFinalUwU

    Question Basic Noob in need of a GPU without PSU.

    Ok, so, I'm in desperate need of a GPU, I've got a 310w Gold PSU, and a 3.0 PCIe x16 slot. I'm looking for a GPU that doesn't need the PSU to be plugged into it, I've read some things online about GPU's that don't need external power, yet I'm not 100% sure on what that means. I'm hoping it means...