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Why spend $140 on a mediocre, outdated 1000W unit when you can buy http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207007 for less than half that?
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ohh i see, didnt know the hx1000 was that old haha, yes id prefer a 750 watt plus in case i decide to do triple
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I looked into this: (Suggestions in best to worst)

#1) Seasonic x760
#2) Corsair HX 750
#3) Seasonic x750
#4) Corsair TX 750
    
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post #14 of 46
The HX 1000w is a premier PSU. at that price. I would jump all over it like Charlie Sheen would pounce on an once of cocaine.
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post #15 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shub View Post
Why spend $140 on a mediocre, outdated 1000W unit when you can buy http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207007 for less than half that?
Shub, the HX1000 is not a mediocre 1000w PSU. It ran 96% efficient in most tests. That is misinformation on mediocre.
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post #16 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by PureOC Jim View Post
Shub, the HX1000 is not a mediocre 1000w PSU. It ran 96% efficient in most tests. That is misinformation on mediocre.
You mean it wastes 4% of it's power


j/k, the HX1000 is an insane PSU, I'd go for it.
    
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post #17 of 46
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oh so i should jump on it then?
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post #18 of 46
HX 1000 for $140....you better grab it or I will
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post #19 of 46
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ok ill go get it!
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post #20 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by PureOC Jim View Post
Shub, the HX1000 is not a mediocre 1000w PSU. It ran 96% efficient in most tests. That is misinformation on mediocre.
96%, yeah right. What tests did you see? No PSU in the world does that, 92% is the most I've seen and that was not an HX1000.
The HX1000 a mediocre unit as far as 1000W units go, that's not an opinion or misinformation. Even for $140 it's a silly waste of money for a system such as the one in question here, even for triple 6950s.
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