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Old 02-16-2006, 08:36 PM   #1
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How can i find out how much power my computer is actually using from my psu?
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Old 02-17-2006, 12:43 AM   #2
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Try this: http://addict3d.org/index.php?page=downloadfile&ID=3403 or this one: http://www.jscustompcs.com/power_supply/
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Holy moly! I still have 120W left to use! Interesting. Thanks for the link.
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Old 02-17-2006, 01:12 AM   #4
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Those are based on BROAD averages and not to be trusted.
Best thing is to read up on worst case for all the items in your system and then figure how much power your psu delivers in a crunch. If demand exceeds available power then warm up the checkbook and go shopping...
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Thanks.
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