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i would say rather go with Silverstone Strider 850W Gold certified @ 154.99$ USD SHIPPED thumb.gif
*edit* here are some reviews
http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/power_supply/silverstone_strider_850w_st85f_psu/6
http://pro-clockers.com/powersupplies/1771-silverstone-850-watt-strider-gold-power-supply.html
Hope that helped thumb.gif
Edited by Tarun - 3/8/12 at 9:06am
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750 should have been more than enough for that . Get a Corsair 750W-850W .
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Is there a huge difference from a HX vrs the TX models. beside the moduler design?
I can get a CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX850 V2 850W fron egg for 120 after rebait
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Is there a huge difference from a HX vrs the TX models. beside the moduler design?
I can get a CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX850 V2 850W fron egg for 120 after rebait


Modular and Warranties.

 
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Re: Needing New PSU ( NOW )

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Is there a huge difference from a HX vrs the TX models. beside the moduler design?
I can get a CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX850 V2 850W fron egg for 120 after rebait

Not really just warranty slight difference . Its the midrange standby. As sin said corsair is far from the be all end all.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817116016

Great PSU $110 AMIR. 5 year warranty and great company


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Quote:
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Is there a huge difference from a HX vrs the TX models. beside the moduler design?
I can get a CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX850 V2 850W fron egg for 120 after rebait

Not a good choice really.. especially since you're running distributed computing apps, and you're looking at power supplies with pointlessly high output for your system, you're not doing yourself any favors by oversizing that much, it's a "no returns" investment wink.gif

Here are my two suggestions(if you're buying from newegg):
Kingwin Lazer Platinum 650W @ 136$(after promo code), literally the best unit on the market at that output range, can function as a 750W+ Gold unit but you'll rarely see loads beyond ~500W, the promotion expires in a couple of days so you'll need to be swift about it.
Rosewill Capstone 650W @ 100$, a toned down version of the Lazer Platinum linked above, excellent high end unit at a very good price, not modular though.
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HX750 is running like a champ on my old AMD system and now this monster Intel X79 system. I have nothing to doubt about it.

 
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post #19 of 38
HX750 Owner myself and I love it, They also sell colored cables too so you don't have to sleeve them yourself down the line if you choose to do so.

Blue

White

Red

I'm waiting on the price on them to drop though.
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I ran a 480 sli with a 775 core clock in furmark for 10 minutes just to see if my old hx750 could take it. It never blinked. thumb.gif

910w peak and it narrowly missed gold certification iirc. thumb.gif
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