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post #11 of 15
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Originally Posted by Kaldari View Post
Your current rig with a 570 will only pull in the 4-500W range fully loaded no matter how hard you overclock everything. Newegg is just trying to sell more expensive PSUs.
Pretty much this.

Also, your ZM600-HP is of acceptable quality for sure. A few years later, it should be okay (looks like CapXon, OST, and Teapo capacitors, which are okay but not really top quality):
http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...=Story&reid=30
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/402
http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Cases-a...Review?aid=327
post #12 of 15
Bt on the other hand the more you push the psu the hotter it will get, it's always to a lil overboard on the psu.
post #13 of 15
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Originally Posted by KEITHRH12 View Post
Bt on the other hand the more you push the psu the hotter it will get, it's always to a lil overboard on the psu.
Pushing a 600W PSU to a little over 400W isn't bad, and PSUs actually get more efficient the closer to their rating they're pushed.

He has plenty of room to spare.
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Seems okay I'd think.
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mikeaj thanks for those links. After reading those reviews it seems this PSU should be plenty and there is nothing to worry about. Hardware Secrets were able to pull 740W from it with 77.1% efficiency, nice!
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