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I'm looking for a power supply for my system, atm i have Thermaltake 750W modular this one (http://www.thermaltakeusa.com/Product.aspx?S=1207&ID=1508) it has like 2 years or something and it produces an annoying louder sound, so i want to replace it, for a silent one, being modular isnt so important, it just needs to be silent and good. I dont really now how many watts i need to my system, if you could recomend one model.

Here is my system:
Q9550 w/ OC 3.8Ghz
GIGABYTE GA-EP45-UD3P
4GB DDR2 1066
ATI 5870
2 x HDD 500GB RAID
2 x case fans 120mm

Regards
post #2 of 28
If you want a really good PSU, go with corsair. For your rig any corsair 650 or 750W will do.thumb.gif
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post #3 of 28
This would be rather quiet.

So would this.

And this would also be a good choice


Just realized your GPU is 5870 not 6970, like I read redface.gif

Them PSU's I recommended will be plenty and more for what you need biggrin.gif
Edited by ginger_nuts - 3/14/12 at 4:46am
post #4 of 28
The Seasonic X650 Gold @ $99.99

The fan on the psu doesn't spin until it needs it to keep itself cool limiting the noise generated. The fan is also a quiet fan on it. Fully modular and 80% Gold Certified.
post #5 of 28
This will be great and save you money.

This one would have to be the pick biggrin.gif
post #6 of 28
Thread Starter 
Thanks to everyone for the sugestions.
Quote:
Originally Posted by ginger_nuts View Post

This will be great and save you money.
This one would have to be the pick biggrin.gif


I like the price of the CX600, but would 600/650W it be enough for my system? Is the CX600 Silent?

PS: I forgot to mention, i have water cooling its thermaltake, i dont know the model :x
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Originally Posted by NpTr View Post

Thanks to everyone for the sugestions.
I like the price of the CX600, but would 600/650W it be enough for my system? Is the CX600 Silent?
PS: I forgot to mention, i have water cooling its thermaltake, i dont know the model :x

Both power supplies are enough for your system.
post #8 of 28
I've got a CX600 on one of my sig rigs smile.gif its pretty silent, and not too bad.I recall that corsair hx series have fans that don't spin until the power supply is over a set amount of degrees.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Asininity View Post

Both power supplies are enough for your system.

He could even get away with a CX430 thumb.gif
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Corsair AX850, say no more! thumb.gif
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