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my bro is building an i5 rig, p8z68 mobo, ssd. he does not game and if he even gets a vid card it will be a cheapy just to run videos/blurays etc.

he does not care what it looks like, if its modular etc. he wants to spend sub $100. what would you guys recomend?
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post #2 of 8
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371016

It is modular too
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$39.99 After MIR and $10 off instantly

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139028
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Originally Posted by SPIK3 View Post
$39.99 After MIR and $10 off instantly

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139028
is that one modular?
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is that one modular?
Nope, and it's worst than everything jagz suggested.. pick one from that list.
post #7 of 8
There's not really much in the way of 300W and lower power supplies of standard ATX size, at retail. Antec Earthwatts Green 380D for $40 shipped would be my pick:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371033

With even more overkill than that, you'll just be running on the poor side of the efficiency curve.
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Originally Posted by jagz View Post
Antec Earthwatts is a great choice, but he can even step down to this model. You can also get a 430W from Corsair. Either one will be plenty to power his system.

EDIT:
Make sure you have or buy a power cord if you go with the Earthwatts series, they do not come with one.
Edited by Ironman517 - 10/25/11 at 2:31pm
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