On Wed, 27 Jun 2007 00:33:09 +0100, John Jordan wrote:
> Well, the core dishonesty is that a cheap 550W PSU will *not* output
> 550W. It's possible that the manufacturer's "full load test" was
> performed at the real capability of the PSU, while Computer Shopper
> actually tested with a 550W load.
If you look at the bottom of
it gives the required rating for 'generic' (cheap and nasty) and 'decent'
For my new build I needed a 350W party-popper or a 250W PSU.
If you can do it today, you didn't put off enough yesterday.