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Old 10-23-2008, 06:46 AM   #1
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Default My PSU?

I Want to know if im putting my PSU Under too much stress running my computer? How could i tell?
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Default Re: My PSU?

well whats ur PSU?
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Old 10-23-2008, 09:51 AM   #3
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Oh i thought it was in my Sig

It's a Cooler Master iGreen 430w PSU,Specs here.
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Old 10-23-2008, 11:32 AM   #4
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i would suggest getting a new PSU with a higher Amps because it might not be enough to supply for your graphics card.
You can run the Extreme PSU Calculator, and see how many Watts your computer needs, and if you are willing to pay $2, then it will tell you how many Amps you need to.
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Old 10-23-2008, 01:59 PM   #5
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Default Re: My PSU?

You will be able to tell when the system restarts freezes or shuts down when under load.
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Well,No it doesnt.I Can game for as long as i want and it wont freeze or shutdown,So does that mean im all good?
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are u just wondering this outta curiosity? if u havent been having any problems then id say ur fine
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are u just wondering this outta curiosity? if u havent been having any problems then id say ur fine
yeah...basically if everything is working normally then you are fine.

remember, if you aren't getting enough power to your hardware...it doesn't damage it...it simply won't run properly...because of the lack of power. So if you notice things stop responding...or things not running at their full capabilities...then you know you have some power issue. Otherwise...you're fine
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I have just been having random freezes,but in another thread we have established it's a hardrive issue.

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