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    PSU requirements for ITX

    I'm putting together an ITX system with an Intel ITX board, Celeron 65w processor, 1xHDD and 1xSlim DVD RW.

    The case has a120w power supply, would this be ok, or am I cutting it fine. It wont be used for any demanding work etc.

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    Re: PSU requirements for ITX

    Should be ok, it's been known that it can use as low as 65W on full load [source]. Just make sure your 120W psu has around 7/8A on the +12V rail to be on the safe side.

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    Re: PSU requirements for ITX

    Yeah, same as my HTPC setup below - no problems at all so far.

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    Re: PSU requirements for ITX

    Cheers, thats great.....money in the budget now for a bigger HDD for it now!!

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    Re: PSU requirements for ITX

    You could invest in a Pico psu. I have seen 150w ones available.

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