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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341016 vs.

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Ocz.
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post #3 of 11
The ModXStream.
post #4 of 11
The OCZ is better, but they're both pretty meh.
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post #5 of 11
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I'm not planning on building the machine of the future. I am upgrading from this (http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...393&CatId=1483) so I don't consider either of those power supplies as meh. I actually decided with the OCZ and ordered it a few minutes ago.

Another plus is that it will match the color scheme on the inside of my tower.

I don't think I really needed 600 watts because the OCZ will only be running a single 6850 or 6870, a 120mm exhaust fan, 80mm intake fan, and an Athlon II x2 (will eventually be a Phenom II x4). I used Phae's PSU calculator and even with 2 6850s and a Phenom II x4, it still only recommended a 450 watt power supply.

I guess it doesn't hurt to future proof.
Edited by Joeful - 10/19/11 at 8:35am
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post #6 of 11
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Also, I posted the wrong link for the OCZ. This is the correct link (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341017). The other one was 500W but this one is 600W with the same price (Newegg promo code).
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post #7 of 11
OCZ for sure.

But maybe we can find you a better PSU in your price / wattage range?
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post #8 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mlp View Post
OCZ for sure.

But maybe we can find you a better PSU in your price / wattage range?
I've already ordered the 600W OCZ. Should be here tomorrow. Weeeeeeeeeeeeeee!
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post #9 of 11
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I received the OCZ today. It's pretty sexy.
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by Joeful View Post
I received the OCZ today. It's pretty sexy.
It's ok. FSP Epsilon.
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