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Is this power supply enough ?

dxy5

23 months ago

I had this currently built with a 1060 and it works fine , however with the 1080ti, it's product page recommends a 600 watt power supply. My current one is 550 watt. PC part picker with my parts list says it all adds up to 429 watts ? Am I good or should I really upgrade ? Keep in mind I also have mouse , headset and led keyboard plugged into my PC and 4 case fans.

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  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor $196.97 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte - GA-AB350-GAMING 3 ATX AM4 Motherboard $75.98 @ Newegg
Memory G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $184.99 @ Newegg
Storage SK hynix - SL308 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $86.89 @ OutletPC
Storage Seagate - Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $59.99 @ Newegg
Video Card MSI - GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11GB DUKE OC Video Card $749.99 @ Newegg
Case NZXT - S340 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case $54.99 @ Newegg
Power Supply EVGA - SuperNOVA G2 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $89.31 @ OutletPC
Monitor Acer - XF240H 24.0" 1920x1080 144Hz Monitor $299.70 @ Amazon
Keyboard Razer - Ornata Chroma Wired Gaming Keyboard $84.99 @ Best Buy
Mouse Logitech - G302 Daedalus Prime Moba Wired Optical Mouse $32.77 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $1956.57
Mail-in rebates -$40.00
Total $1916.57
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-01-06 06:06 EST-0500

I assume that was your partlist?

The product page recommends 600w factoring poorer quality power supplies that cannot deliver their rated max delivery, and for power hungry components other than the gpu.

What model is your power supply?

  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

Im gonna assume that G2. If so, he should be fine.

  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

Thats my power supply in that list you posted

  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

Whatever the manufacturer says you can safely ignore since they do that to account for the worse of the worse and the most extreme of the extreme builds. PCPP is also wrong, it never under estimates but its often a lot over. What is your part list?

  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

I imagine this, but with a 1080ti;

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant

Type Item Price
CPU AMD - Ryzen 5 1600 3.2GHz 6-Core Processor $196.97 @ OutletPC
Motherboard Gigabyte - GA-AB350-GAMING 3 ATX AM4 Motherboard $84.99 @ Amazon
Memory G.Skill - Ripjaws 4 Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory $184.99 @ Newegg
Storage SK hynix - SL308 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $86.89 @ OutletPC
Storage Seagate - Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $59.99 @ Amazon
Case NZXT - S340 (White) ATX Mid Tower Case $66.99 @ SuperBiiz
Power Supply EVGA - SuperNOVA G2 550W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $89.99 @ ModMyMods
Monitor Acer - XF240H 24.0" 1920x1080 144Hz Monitor $299.70 @ Amazon
Keyboard Razer - Ornata Chroma Wired Gaming Keyboard $84.99 @ Best Buy
Mouse Logitech - G302 Daedalus Prime Moba Wired Optical Mouse $32.77 @ Amazon
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total $1188.27
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-01-06 21:10 EST-0500
  • 23 months ago
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  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

Yeah, you have plenty of wattage. You will be using around 330W. Even with something like a i9 and two GTX 1080 Ti's you would be looking at around ~580W at the most.

  • 23 months ago
  • 1 point

Ok , thank you

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