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computer parts watt consumption?

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nealric

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That can vary hugely based on whats in the system. A cpu can use anywhere from 35 to 150watts for example.

If you are wondering what psu you need, err on the side of too much.
 
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DumpALump

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hrmm... well for maybe some maxtor 60gb 7200 rpm drives then? I'm trying to figure out how much load i'm putting on my 2nd power supply. Won't be a problem since it's 250watts, but would just like to know.