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Corsair used to be really solid all across their range, they have slipped lately I feel (or maybe not being in the front). It used to be very easy to recommend a PSU, a Corsair was always a good and solid choice. Now tho with especially the CX series they ride their good name from past. Mind you they still sells really top notch PSUs (AX and HX mainly), but no longer Corsair PSU=all good, why choose anything else?
I'm always after the quiet-ness of this PSU. I guess I'm still ignorant when it comes to choosing PSUs since, first, I just stick to one brand, second, I always rely on Newegg's reviews and third, I'm skeptical to buy another brand and find myself returning this product and going back to Corsair.

Forgive me for being bias, but not, I don't mind trying XFX, Superflower and Ultra but when that time comes that I have to make the final decision, it always ends up to the obvious brand.

There's an old saying; if it's not broken, why fix it?
post #1642 of 4514
A lot of Brands, as Corsair and XFX, have their PSUs based on Seasonic designs. some are just the same under the hood, exhaust fan included
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post #1643 of 4514
I use those 400W Earthwatts in builds all the time, pretty solid. I've had pretty good luck with Antec overall, but I remember I used to buy Rosewill all the time back in the day. Makes me nostalgic, I stopped buying them for no real reason. I used a Rosewill in an HTPC design a while back with some kinda "Golf" fan or something (had little dimples in it). That thing was sooooo quiet.
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post #1644 of 4514
Nowadays, Rosewill PSUs are generally awful.
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Green series are great units.
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Guys, I was supposed to have this done by Thursday, but i realized I don't have anything to clean off the old thermal paste... I'll get something asap.. sorry team. I know I'm letting you guys down.
 
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Use gasoline mixed with orange juice.
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post #1648 of 4514
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Use gasoline mixed with orange juice.
No OJ...
 
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lol, well substitute the OJ with BBQ Sauce. Delicious.
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lol, well substitute the OJ with BBQ Sauce. Delicious.
THAT I have. I'll check in to let you guys know how it's going.

Team, if this doesn't work, blame GaMEChld.
 
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