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my new rig is coming
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but im needing a PSU i can trust to overclock well. so i was lookin at the FSP blue storm 550W but it has 2x15A 12V which worries me

would a PC&C silencer 470W be better? i know its higher quality, but its only 20$ more..
    
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Get the FSP, I hope you don't plan on OCing because 470W is nowhere near enough to power all of that. Just get a 600/700W OCZ GameXStream, don't skimp on the PSU.
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I'd go with the PC P&C, the silencers are great.
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im not trying to skimp. but i dont have alot more money to spend, already dropped to 2x512 instead of 2x1gb
2 15's are better than 1 26A? im not using crossfire, or sli
    
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I also agree that you should just get a GameXStream 600W/700W
 
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if you're on a budget and need a solid psu then get a sunbeam nuuo. it's about $75 and is a very good unit.

also, if you get a single hdd you can get more space and/or save some cash if you're working on a limited build.
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