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post #1 of 4
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Stuck deciding between two power supplies and need some advice.

Option 1
Ocz Modxstream 700w

Option 2
Rosewill Hive 750w

Both are modular and priced at $99
I'm going to be running a pair of gtx 560 cards in sli.

I havent been able to find much info about the OCZ unit but it sounds like the Rosewill is surprisingly solid.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated
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post #2 of 4
Corsair series.A few people on here had the ocz power supplies go bad.I never heard anything really good about rosewill.
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post #3 of 4
Either this Silverstone or this corsair I think would be better.
post #4 of 4
Both of those power supplies are very average, especially the OCZ.

However, I'm not sure if you noticed but at NewEgg the OCZ ModXStream Pro 700W is on sale for $49.99 after rebate and a coupon code.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341018

That is not a bad price for a modular PSU.

Alternatively if you want something for the same price but much higher quality check out the Corsair TX650 V2.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139020

This one isn't modular but if I had to buy a PSU today it is what I would get.

Unfortunately, I bought an Antec HCP 850 for like $120 a week ago when these weren't on sale and now I am too lazy to return shipping and wait for a new one to save $40-50 heh. The lesson for this story - you don't need something expensive or overkill.
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