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What PSU Wattage would I be ok with


Audio~~Chip
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Hello

Can someone in the forum please tell me if a 500watt PSU would be ok for the following specification please. Or should I have bigger ?

I am building a machine for my friend built on 7 Home Premium 64bit with the following Hardware

Intel Pentium G850 2.9GHZ (65w) Skt 1155 CPU 8GBtotal made up of 2 4GB DIMMS DDR3 1333MHz Gigabyte GA-H61MA-DV2 Motherboard using the Onboard VGA Internal CArd Reader Samsung DVD Wtr SATA WD Caviar Blue 500GB SATA III HDD USB Standard Mouse & Keyboard

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Zak

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KRONOS the First

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A 500W power supply unit will be more than enough for these components. one thing I will say do not buy a bog standard,cheap as chips,PSU as that can cause problems.

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Audio~~Chip

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Thank U Zak & Chronus Excellent, Thank You so much

Enjoy the rest of the day !

S.

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