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post #1 of 40
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Hello guys

I'm building my rig right now on newegg which will cost me about $2400.
I have chosen NZXT Phantom as the rig case.

I went over all power supplies that are 800W & 850W, I found lots of BAD reviews on couple of them.

I wanted to get cooler mater silent pro 850w but people say it cables are very short if I have a full tower case.

I also wanted to get corsair AX850 but people say it isn't that real good.

I am totally confused guys

please I need your HELP.

which one I should go for?


THANK YOU.

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post #2 of 40
easy seasonic.

no questions. easily the best. and priced accordingly.
     
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post #4 of 40
I love my X850 . Best PSU I have purchased to date hands down. Though it is a bit more than other 850Ws, It is totally worth the extra cash.
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post #5 of 40
a good bit of good units out there.The Corsair TX850,Antec 850 and a few others.Seasonic is another good brand.It really depends on if being modular is a concern or not.
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post #6 of 40
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$210 ... mmmm I'm hurt. That's too expensive
I can pay like $180 max for a 850w one.

Thanks for the quick reply
post #7 of 40
If you really want the best. Seasonic X850 or Corsair AX850 both are based on the same great platform.


Edit: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139015
$10 less then your budget after rebate.
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post #8 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by SandyBridge View Post
$210 ... mmmm I'm hurt. That's too expensive
I can pay like $180 max for a 850w one.

Thanks for the quick reply
corsair.
     
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post #9 of 40
Don't know where you heard the AX850 was bad. It's a completely solid unit.
    
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post #10 of 40
i have a corsair hx850 which is an utter tank, supposedly you need the hx1000 for my system, but this badboy has soldiered on, also modular unlike the AX and supposedly better anyhow!
    
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