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is 60w pushing it even for an AM1 Sempron build?

Discussion in 'Power Supplies' started by ExoMale, Apr 20, 2018.

  1. ExoMale


    Joined: Jan 9, 2016

    Posts: 2,842

    Location: Gloucestershire

    i want to take my am1 out my elite and put it in a really small case and so far a case that caught my eye is an Inter-Tech 601, im sure i could better 50 odd quid, but this one has an external 60w which in theory should be enough, but with a 25w cpu + couple ssd's then im sure its be nearly 40w?, im not use to external power outside a laptop, just seems too close for comfort? im not interested in the athlon chip, so 25w be the max this board will see from one.