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Hey guys I am having difficulty deciding what power supply to get for my new rig I am putting together below are my sys specs.

So far I'm pretty dead set on the ENERMAX REVOLUTION85+ 1020Watt
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817194081

I also Don't see the point spending over 200 bucks for a PSU but will budge a bit +/- 20 bucks or so if there is something much better than the Enermax

I have always liked Enermax b/c of their build quality, I am unfamiliar with other brands so that's why I am asking you guys.

Also I plan on running SLI when the 600 Series come out next year so I want to be a bit "future proof" and putting my GTX460 to work on Physics.

What do you guys suggest?
Edited by Stanley Ipkiss - 10/26/11 at 9:46pm
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post #2 of 9
Good choice for the ENERMAX, They make beastly PSUs If there we're a little cheaper I'd be picking up a 1250w.

not to mention the max output on them

1250 can hit 1500w.

Man, I need some money.
Edited by MountainDewMadOScar - 10/26/11 at 9:50pm
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post #3 of 9
The Revo 85+ are excellent units and I'd get tis over anything from OCZ/Corsair around that output level, I love the Enermax multi-rail approach.. however, I would also consider this if I were shopping for a 1KW PSU(for only 30$ more)
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I would go with the Enermax. Next on my list would be the Silverstone.
    
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I ended up going with Enermax, I have always liked their product build quality.

Thanks for the help guys and gals!
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post #6 of 9
I also just got this power supply my system is very stable and runs really fast with my stable 4.6ghz overclock
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post #7 of 9
good man!
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post #8 of 9
I have the same Enermax and owned the Corsair alternative to it. I prefer the Enermax over the others. Build quality is excellent and its rated over Gold when at 850W and under. It only goes down to silver above 850W usage. They also have a great warranty (5 years) although I have not had to use it.


Excellent choice.
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Its because I bought an AX850 and I had major headaches with it and even tho i know it enough power for my system but somehow it gave me very strange restarts and everything and i always liked the revolution85+ and so far my system is rock solid with the revo my oc is stable no restarts no bsod lol more than happy
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