Go Back   Tech Support Forum > Hardware Support > RAM and Power Supply Support

User Tag List

Help with power supply Avepia be650w

This is a discussion on Help with power supply Avepia be650w within the RAM and Power Supply Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. Hi,I now have one gtx 750 ti 6gb ram and q6600 2.4 ghz I thinking to uprade to i5 3470


Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-02-2019, 11:20 PM   #1
Registered Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 1
OS:



Hi,I now have one gtx 750 ti 6gb ram and q6600 2.4 ghz
I thinking to uprade to i5 3470 and new motherboard and 10gb ram
and still with my gtx 750 ti
This power supply Apevia Beast atx-650w is bad?One friend is selling this power supply at a low price and I do not know if to buy it
Amazon link:
https://www.amazon.com/Apevia-ATX-BE...VIA+BEAST+650W
bitxxx is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 01-04-2019, 08:49 AM   #2
Visiting Tech
 
Bill_Bright's Avatar

Microsoft Most Valuable Professional
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Nebraska, USA
Posts: 1,468
OS: Win10 64-bit Professional

My System


The Apevia brand is not known for making high quality stuff.

Also it is generally recommended to get a PSU that is at least 80 PLUS "Bronze" certified.

80 PLUS certified means the supply is certified to be at least 80% efficient across the entire range of expected loads. Typically, power supplies are very inefficient and peak at only around 70% efficiency. That means for every 100W pulled from the wall, 30W is wasted in the form of heat.

And most are efficient at just one or two load levels. For many electronic devices that present a fairly steady load on their supplies (like a TV, for example), that is fine when the supply is matched to that load level.

But computers are constantly demanding a wide variety of loads from just a few watts when idle, or several 100 watts when heavily tasked. So having a supply that maintains consistently high efficiency level across all expected loads is more desired. Seeking out a supply that is 80 PLUS certified ensures the supply can do that.
__________________
Bill (AFE7Ret)
Freedom is NOT Free!
Windows and Devices for IT, 2007 - 2018

Heat is the bane of all electronics!

───────────────────────────
Bill_Bright is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] Power supply installation help
my pc is pretty old (Inspiron 620). so i decided to upgrade some parts. the ram, graphics card and power supply. everything has arrived. gtx 650ti, and a corsair gs600 power supply. This is my first attempt of installing a power supply. ive looked at numerous guides etc. ive connected the atx...
Ruuddee RAM and Power Supply Support 7 02-12-2013 12:10 PM
Power Supply or Sudden overheating?
I recently bought a new power supply, Thermaltake TR2 600w (my previous being 400w) and I also got a new graphics card, ATI RadeonHD 4650. I bought these things mainly to play Starcraft II on Ultra Settings. When I did so, the recommended settings for SC II was medium, so I put ultra to test....
DanielHorus RAM and Power Supply Support 17 03-09-2011 03:19 AM
Power Supply Information and Selection
:smile: CHOOSING AND UNDERSTANDING A POWER SUPPLY UNIT The power supply unit in today’s modern computer assumes a role probably more critical than any other single component in your system even when compared to the CPU and motherboard. Therefore, there are multiple factors that must...
Tumbleweed36 RAM and Power Supply Support 0 07-09-2006 03:41 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is on
Smilies are on
[IMG] code is on
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Post a Question


» Site Navigation
 > FAQ
  > 10.0.0.2
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:38 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.1.0 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright 2001 - 2018, Tech Support Forum

Windows 10 - Windows 7 - Windows XP - Windows Vista - Trojan Removal - Spyware Removal - Virus Removal - Networking - Security - Top Web Hosts