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post #11 of 18
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I could save some money by going for 600-700w but I might go sli and I wouldn't really want to risk it with a 650w or even 750w. and the difference in price isn't huge.
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Originally Posted by bg92 View Post
I could save some money by going for 600-700w but I might go sli and I wouldn't really want to risk it with a 650w or even 750w. and the difference in price isn't huge.
750W would be fine for 470 SLi, but the price difference between most 750W and 850W makes the former choice a bit redundant. An 850W unit will be with you for a long while
    
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post #13 of 18
I´m happy with my HX850, even though it´s not fully modular. It´s a bit cheaper than the AX850 as well and you kinda need the 24 and 8 pin connections anyway.
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post #14 of 18
AX850 or SS X850 FTW

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post #15 of 18
Dunno if this has been mentioned yet
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817322011
post #16 of 18
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I bought an ax750, wanted a ax850 but it wasn't in stock, and 750 should still be enough for my needs.
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post #18 of 18
The XFX Black Edition 750/850 and Corsair HX750/850 are arguably better than the Corsair AX (which are internally Seasonic X Series), and they're cheaper too. Silverstone Strider Plus is not quite as good, but it's no slouch either, and is fully modular if that's what you were looking for.

Given prices on scan.co.uk, I'd definitely take the XFX Black Edition.
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