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I was thinking about the Cosair GS600. But I read a review comment on here it's not that great. Is it good for what it does? I mean I will build a SB setup with perhaps one GFX card max and that would be a 560ti. I don't think I need much more power.

Do you guys have better suggestions (from experience) in the same power / cost region?
 
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Save $30. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139028
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Over here the GS600 is 69 euros and the CX600 is 58 euros. I thought it would be a better idea to get the GS over the CX because of the larger fan. But I'm open to all opinions and brands.
 
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post #4 of 9
How about these:
Antec High Current Gamer 520W
Antec Eco 520W
Antec 500W Earthwatt
Seasonic S12/M12
Silvertsone Strider

These go cheap over here and are decent units. You really don't need a 600W unit for your 560Ti setup, but there are 620W versions of the High Curent and Eco series too.
Edited by Tig Ol Bitties - 6/15/11 at 9:53am
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Antec BP550, it's a modular one and rated 80 plus efficiency.
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If I were to choose between the cosair gs600 and the cooler master silent pro m600, which would be best in your opinion?
 
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post #7 of 9
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817194084

gold rated
better then gs600
more wattage at the same price
modular

its actually and enermax

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817194058
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Link to a shop where you plan to buy it?
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post #9 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hukkel View Post
If I were to choose between the cosair gs600 and the cooler master silent pro m600, which would be best in your opinion?
If only between those two, the Corsair easily. Coolermaster make overpriced PSUs and many of them are junk. The Silent Pro m600 isn't on the lines of junk, but the GS600 is just far and away the better of the two.
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