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Poll Results: What PSU to choose for my build and future updates to build

 
  • 0% (0)
    A 400- 499 WATT PSU
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    Seasonic X560
  • 33% (1)
    Seasonic M12II 520watt
  • 66% (2)
    Seasonic X660
  • 0% (0)
    Coolermaster Pro Gold 500 Watt
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post #41 of 58
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MODULAR FTW!

Thanks a lot guys.

The Seasonic M12II 520W it is. If anyone else has any suggestions please let me know.

EDIT: The Seasonic M12II 520W has two CPU cables, and doesn't seem to support crossfire. What is the second CPU cable for?

So why again would the X 560 be an overkill for my future build?
Edited by Atham - 10/3/11 at 2:21pm
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post #42 of 58
shub says theres no perceivable difference between the cm and seasonic unit, and the seasonic is more expensive so...
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Originally Posted by Vuashke View Post
shub says theres no perceivable difference between the cm and seasonic unit, and the seasonic is more expensive so...
Yep. The Coolermaster unit is actually a pretty good unit. http://www.kitguru.net/components/po...pply-review/5/

I would get it over the Seasonic TBH.

The Seasonic is a great unit http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...tory5&reid=185

But it's more expensive(right?) then the CM and is bronze rated were as the CM is gold rated.
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post #44 of 58
oh i thought we were talking about the x 660, not the s12 lol
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oh i thought we were talking about the x 660, not the s12 lol
read the first post on this page.
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post #46 of 58
"So why again would the X 560 be an overkill for my future build?"

thats what i was talkinga bout
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Always Seasonic!
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660 for xfire. I'm going to have to upgrade someday. Oops.
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I'd definitely go with the Seasonic units. Not sure why your dad didn't want you to go over 700w? It doesn't mean your computer uses 700W all the time, With a 9800GT and your system you'd be lucky to push 350w. My i7 970 @ 4.2 and a GTX 470 @ 825 core barely managed to pull 450w from the wall running IBT and Furmark
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always seasonic!
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