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Windows 7: Have enough power/wattage?

17 Oct 2013   #1
UnknownReverent

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 
Have enough power/wattage?

Alright, I have 6 fans in my computer that are led and I plan on changing them.

At the moment I have an i5 2400, SSD, HDD, GeForce GTX 550 Ti, 8gb DDR3 RAM, DVD drive, 4 120mm blue led fans, and 2 140mm led fans. This is all being run by a 630W PSU.

Now the reason I'm asking if I have enough power is because I plan on switching the 6 led case fans to regular non-led fans, adding a fan controller, and getting the NZXT RGB HUE.

Do you think the 630W PSU will suffice or would I need something better?

Also, what are some good 120mm and 140mm fans that aren't too expensive? Hopefully black or white fans/fan blades. One or the other, or both.. doesn't matter. I just don't want something that's not going to match my case.


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17 Oct 2013   #2
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Check out Extreme PS Calculator

eXtreme Power Supply Calculator


You can find all makes & models of fans at www.NewEgg.com also all different price ranges
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17 Oct 2013   #3
UnknownReverent

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Check out Extreme PS Calculator

eXtreme Power Supply Calculator


You can find all makes & models of fans at www.NewEgg.com also all different price ranges
I've done both, but that doesn't seem right for the calculator. 371W for everything I mentioned?

Also, the fans aren't too easy to pick out. I want something with decent airflow and quiet.
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17 Oct 2013   #4
Comp Cmndo

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by UnknownReverent View Post
...I have 6 fans in my computer that are led and I plan on changing them. At the moment I have an i5 2400, SSD, HDD, GeForce GTX 550 Ti, 8gb DDR3 RAM, DVD drive, 4 120mm blue led fans, and 2 140mm led fans. This is all being run by a 630W PSU...
6 case fans is too many for 1 desktop computer. They're just fighting each other, giving less air flow through the case than two, 1 inlet & 1 outlet. 2 will make a lot less noise than 6. Power is not an issue, each fan probably draws 0.25A.
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17 Oct 2013   #5
UnknownReverent

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

I have two front, two top, one bottom, and one in the back. At the moment, there's no issue with noise with what I have. Whether or not having six fans wasn't my question though. No one has seemed to answer me directly.
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