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Originally Posted by sandiegoskyline View Post
When you say budget, I instantly think under $50... so:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817189005
or
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104954
(thats 2 bucks over 50, that counts as 50 in my mind)


Well, my budget is under 50(or very close) and i was considering the FSP one, I was just wondering if I can still power all that for cheaper.
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post #12 of 14
The only budget PSU I trust is the Thermaltake TR2 430W, I had two and the two were excellent reliable units: Link Here/Price.

This thing was able to power my old 650 at 4.0ghz with 4x HDDs, 2x Opticals and the usual suspects, if I were to build a budget system tomorrow, this would be my only choice, I wouldn't consider anything else.
post #13 of 14
That PSU has way too little amperage on the single 12V rail. 18A won't cut it for a power hungry graphics card.

I stand by the FSP, and the XClio. I have had personal experience with XClio, and I know they make amazing powersupplies. FSP also makes quality PSUs, so take your pick. They are about equal in my book.
 
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post #14 of 14
I think that a really good and cheap PSU is the:
LOGISYS Computer PS550AC- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817170011

its only $40 and it s 550w psu!
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