Is there any software solutions that monitor electricity consumption?
Depending on the workload of the PC, its characteristics, iron, consumes different amounts of energy. Is there any software solutions?
Interested in Windows and Linux
To consider the capacity of BP - it is necessary for the component to calculate potreblyaya power a graphics card as the CPU/memory as much hard drive as dvd drives so much, as the sound card, usb stick, mobile phone battery, mouse/keyboard so much.
to sum up, give 20-30 percent reserve and to take the appropriate power supply.
Well and, accordingly, capacity has been calculated without printers, speakers and monitor, of course.
for smart UPS, you can still put a real measuring devices between the wall outlet and the PC and measure up, because the BIOSes that upsy, everything else tends to lie in different levels of error