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Hey guys, quite annoyed that my order messed up for an antec tp-650 that I ordered last week, seems like they won't be due in until 25th. Could you guys please recommend a PSU for my RIG. My old hx620 gave in and I need something to power my rig. Im looking modular or semi modular and my budget in uk £'s is 70/80.

Thanks guys and hope someone could point to a good deal here in the uk.
Edited by munaim1 - 5/9/11 at 8:06pm
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I would suggest http://www.scan.co.uk/products/650w-...-12v-135mm-fan
Feel free to shop around for a better deal on that same unit. The TP-650 and the XFX XXX 650W are usually the cheapest semi-modular units to be had in that wattage range.
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Antec EA750W. Semi Mod, Efficent, Powerful, Cheapish price. I ran GTX 470 SLI with i7 920 at 4Ghz. I had plently of room still at full TDP.
http://www.scan.co.uk/products/750w-...-12v-135mm-fan
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The modularity is kind of a joke on the EA750, almost everything is hard-wired, typical of most of Antec's modular units
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Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post
Hey guys, quite annoyed that my order messed up for an antec tp-650 that I ordered last week, seems like they won't be due in until 25th. Could you guys please recommend a PSU for my RIG. My old hx620 gave in and I need something to power my rig. Im looking modular or semi modular and my budget in uk £'s is 70/80.

Thanks guys and hope someone could point to a good deal here in the uk.
Why not get one that's a bit larger while you're at it? It will probably increase your efficiency a little bit and leave room for a more powerful graphics setup later on. Here's a corsair 850w that's not much more than the tp-650:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139011
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Why not get one that's a bit larger while you're at it? It will probably increase your efficiency a little bit and leave room for a more powerful graphics setup later on. Here's a corsair 850w that's not much more than the tp-650:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139011
Isn't that like twice the price of the TP-650?
post #7 of 22
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Isn't that like twice the price of the TP-650?
Ouch. The tp-650 apparently is a lot less than I thought it was, thanks Google.
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post #8 of 22
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I don't think I'll be upgrading my graphics anytime soon. So was I wrong that a quality650w psu aint gonna cut it?
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post #9 of 22
650W is perfect for your setup, there's no need to go any higher.
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650W is perfect for your setup, there's no need to go any higher.
that's what I thought. Any other recommendations guys?
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