- 68 months ago
I'm currently in the process of acquiring parts to build my first gaming PC. I've been using PSU calculators around the Internet but different sources give me different results. I was hoping someone here could better advise me.
My proposed parts list is as follows :
CPU : Intel Core i5-4590 Haswell Quad-Core 3.3GHz LGA 1150 84W Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 4600
GPU : Gigabyte R9 270X GDDR5-2GB 2xDVI/HDMI/DP OC Graphics Card
Motherboard : Gigabyte GA-Z97X-SLI LGA 1150 Z97 2-Way SLI UEFI DualBIOS ATX Motherboard
HDD : Seagate Desktop 2 TB Solid State Hybrid Drive SATA 6 GB with NCQ 64 MB Cache 3.5 Inch (possible additions here)
SSD : Samsung Electronics 840 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5-Inch SATA III Single Unit Version Internal Solid State Drive
RAM : Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory
CASE : Cooler Master N400 - Mid Tower Computer Case with Fully Meshed Front Panel
HEAT SINK : Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO
I appreciate whatever help I can get.