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Old 10-13-2009, 02:39 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Default Re: What does a 650w PSU draw when idle?

It will draw the amount that is needed by your computer, plus its inefficiency.

If your PSU is 85% efficient at 100W, then it will draw 115W from your socket. Sometimes you can find the efficiency specifications online.
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