Last Updated: 24 Jul 2015
NOTE - the new Intel 8 Core i7-5960X processor can peak at 280-300 watts, so add 75-100 watts on the calculated page if you have one of these.
They peak when used for gaming at 1080i and other intensive operations.
Have you ever wondered if you're buying the proper sized power supply? Well if you don't purchase the correct size you can expect
your PC not to work properly, get blue screens, and a variety of bad things. Bottom line - buy the proper size power supply!
Now if you've ever looked around for power information it isn't that easy to find. Here's the
solution....my power supply calculator!
(note - I've researched this as much as possible, but you use this tool at your own risk)