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post #11 of 22
Get the 955. It is the same chip =p
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post #12 of 22
I'd skip that PSU and get http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817182200 instead. $5 more but free shipping (which cancels out that $5) and It's 80+ Certified and a OCN recommended PSU.

[http://www.overclock.net/power-suppl...-supplies.html]

Edit: OR, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341022 with $10 off w/ promo code EMCJKHJ29 -> $59.99 shipped, + $25 mail in rebate card dropping that down to $35 once you get your rebate. gets you a modular PSU. Also on the recommended list. (550W is more than plenty for your current build, only issue MIGHT be if you decide to Xfire. I have no idea what the power draw of 2 6870's is)
Edited by FurryCreatures - 10/21/11 at 11:16pm
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post #13 of 22
get this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822145533

Its a very fast 7200rpm drive as it is the first 1 tb platter drive.
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well i did buy all these parts. i need to know how to cancel my order now
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Originally Posted by hammertime850 View Post
get this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16822145533

Its a very fast 7200rpm drive as it is the first 1 tb platter drive.
the only reason i chose the hard drive i did was because i didnt need 1 terabyte sorry
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Get the 955. It is the same chip =p
Problem is. i just order a motherboard with a bad VRM and overclocking isn't advised on it. So if i have to stick with what motherboard i have. I'll have minimal overclocking room if any at all.
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If I were you I'd get the GA-970A-UD3 rather than the GA-970A-D3:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813128519

It may be 10 dollars extra, but it's heatsinked, and has 8+2 phase count.
Yep wish i would have. But i bought it like 1-2 hours before u posted this. sadly im waiting for a response to see if i can return it but i doubt i will be able to.
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post #18 of 22
Shouldn't have a problem canceling your order

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Shouldn't have a problem canceling your order

Sent from my phone...
Newegg hasn't responded. I'm thinking it's to late. it says its been charged
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Can this thread be closed???
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