Forum discussion tagged with Seasonic.
  1. Caramel19995

    [SOLVED] Which PSU should I use?

    I've got 2 power supplies. XFX pro 650w & Seasonic S12II-Bronze 620w. I know the XFX pro is better, but they are both bronze. I want to use the Seasonic since it has less cables and looks better. Would it make a difference which PSU I'm gonna use since my PC probaly won't reach above 500w...
  2. IBM_PS2

    Question High 12V Rail caused by GPU's

    Hello I am just looking for opinions on a high 12v rail reading I have been getting from my Seasonic 1300w Prime Power Supply. I have recently discovered using a mult metre and Molex connector that at idle the 12V rail will be at 12.26v and under load this will jump to a max of 12.36. This is...
  3. M

    Question Cooler master or seasonic

    I'm building my first pc and i'm still looking for a psu to pair with these parts: AMD ryzen 5 1600 AF Msi radeon rx 570 8gb ASRock b450m pro-4 16gb ddr4 3200 mhz 258 gb M.2 SSd The two psu's that i have in mind right now are the Cooler Master mwe 450w 80+ and the Seasonic s12iii 500w 80+...
  4. SageWindu

    Question Peculiar PC Lag Issue

    Hello everyone. I hope you all are doing well in these uncertain times. Anyway, I've been having a very bizarre problem regarding my PC lagging and try as I might I can't seem to figure out what's wrong nor how to fix it. So I come to you all for help. Here's the situation: at completely random...
  5. M

    Question Seasonic Focus GX 750? Or EVGA G5 750?

    Trying to decide between these 2 PSUs. Heard the G5 can be noisy. But don't see many people use Seasonic. Any thoughts or perspective?
  6. Roresh1

    Question Confused about what to do

    hello,so i have a PSU with a height (H) of 8,5 cm,if i buy a psu that is 8,6 cm in height will it fit?i'm guessing there shouldn,t be much a difference.My current PSU seems pretty crammed in there. i have this PSU :
  7. F

    Question nice budget psu

    im planning to build this systen gigabyte h81m-ds2 intel core i5 4690 kingston 4gb×2 two hdd's 500gb and 1tb gtx 960/rx 570 should i choose antec vp500p v2, seasonic s12ii 520w, be quiet u9 500w, or cooler master masterwatt lite 500w?
  8. manoloeltrolo

    Question help, power supply explode?

    i was working in my pc, and suddendly the power supply emites a sound like a boom, i am scared, because i test the mouse in another pc and it is not working, i disconnect everything of the pc inside and i only connect de supply to 220v(south america) my house goes dark, and the power supply is...
  9. chasetherazor516

    Question HELP New build No Display

    Hi guys I just Built my first PC and it will not display these are the specs cooler is the stock one that came with the CPU tried putting it all together and it would not display from the GPU HDMI so i tried the MOBO HDMI still nothing Tried doing bare bones...
  10. D

    Question Which should I purchase, be quiet! Straight Power 11( Tier A+) or SeaSonic FOCUS PX (Tier A)?

    Should I purchase be quiet! Straight Power 11 750W 80 Plus Gold( BN619 ) or SeaSonic FOCUS PX Series 650W 80 Plus Platinum (FOCUS PX-650) According to psu tier list be quiet! Straight Power 11 is on Tier A+ - Recommended for high...
  11. L

    Question Seasonic 550W Platinum enough for Ryzen 3600? Quiet PSU

    Hi guys :) I decided i want a quiet Power Supply that is passive during Idle, browsing and writing, and not make much noise during photoediting or video editing either, I wonder i a Seasonic Focus plus 550W Platinum would be enough for this setup? B450 Mortar + Ryzen 3600 (65W TDP) + GTX...
  12. Question +12v got only 10.2v max Seasonic Platinum 750w

    I have issue with +12v reading in Mobo is just 10.2 at max and it suddenly off and on again and again. My PSU Seasonic Platinum 750w only 6 month y.o What should I do?
  13. N

    Question 8pin and 2 x 4pin connector confusion

    Hello everyone, I have seasonic SS 500-ET power supply and it has an 8 pin connector and a 2x4 pin connector, and I don't know which one to use for powering CPU or I don't know about the use of any of these connectors in general. kindly help me asap. Thanks
  14. yullbarez

    Question PC Turns Off It's Own

    Hi recently my PC turns off it's own. PC turns off like Windows "Shutting Down" so it's not shutting down suddenly. I think it's doesn't source from Windows itself. Sometimes it's turn off when at booting screen. I've not found which component causing it. Also after it shuts down sometimes it...
  15. R

    [SOLVED] PSU died, getting opinions about best budget PSU to get

    Hi my corsair VS550 seems to be dead . My buid is : MSI a88xm-e35 AMD a8 6600k AMD XFX RX 580 4gb Corsair XMS3 4+4gb RAM so what is the best budget PSu to get to replace my dead PSU ? I have this two in mind : Seasonic S12II 520W Seasonic M12II Evo Edition 520W Full Modular there´s anything...
  16. Mezoxin

    [SOLVED] Seasonic Focus plus vs Prime Ultra vs Corsair HX-1000

    the 3 models corsair HX-1000w Seasonic PRIME 1000 Gold SSR-1000GD and Focus Plus 1000w gold are nearly identical in price were i live ? Which one should i go with ? I know they are an overkill for my current build but i would be planning to upgrade in the near future
  17. rcald2000

    [SOLVED] EVGA SuperNOVA 650 G5 vs Seasonic PRIME Ultra 650W

    Me and a bunch of friends are building a gaming computer for a friend-in-common, and we're each purchasing a part for him. My contribution will be the power supply. Since several of us are involved, I don't yet know the entire build, but my guess is the following: Ryzen 7 3700X / 16 GB / RTX...
  18. A

    [SOLVED] Is the Seasonic S12II 620w good enough?

    Hello, My current PC specs are: ryzen 5 2600x CPU 2x8 gb ddr4 Ram rx5700 xt GPU And i currently have a Seasonic S12II 620W PSU Do you think it is good enough for this PC? I mean, not only if it has enough Wattage, but also if its safe and reliable enough, if its of good quality. Should i keep...
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    [SOLVED] Is Seasonic 550W GOLD PSU enough for Sapphire Nitro+ RX 5700 XT?

    So I just bought the Sapphire Nitro+ RX 5700 XT to replace my dead GPU. Before i bought my new GPU, I have read posts and reviews that 550W is fine/enough for the 5700 XT(which i think they're referring to the reference model). The wattage calculators also says it's fine. But what's stated on...
  20. R

    [SOLVED] Can I overclock on this PSU?

    Hi tom's Hardware, I know that 450W is more than enough to sustaim my system on vanilla settings, but I was wondering how much overclock possiblity I can have on my CPU and RAM with Seasonic FOCUS PLUS 550W 80+ Gold PSU , im contemplating between 550 and 650 My system specs are as follows...