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post #1 of 5
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I'm replacing the OCZ in my sig rig. I want something 650 - 750 watts, as I'm planning on getting another GTX 670 at some point. I'd prefer something that is quiet and modular. I'm thinking about this. I would prefer to buy from Amazon or Newegg. Any input is appreciated. Thanks!
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hermit-mobile
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For Sale: Almost new KBT Poker 2 and Grifiti wrist rest
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For Sale: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM001 HDD
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post #2 of 5
Good brand name, has enough watts and is 80+ certified with a good price, so all good!
 
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post #3 of 5
That's not really a good brand name, but Thermaltake ToughPower XT _75W are CWT DSG, very good units. That's a steal at the price.

However, it's not really that quiet. At low loads it runs the 140mm fan at around 950rpm. The 670 Windforce is relatively quiet at idle, so idle PSU noise could be a concern, unless you're just talking about noise under load and expecting that to be relatively low (mostly it is; even with a second 670, in a game, you may not actually get it to spin above the ~950rpm, or at least not much above that).
post #4 of 5
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I ordered the Thermaltake. Can't really beat it for $66 with free shipping. Johnny Guru gave the 775 watt version a 9/10.
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post #5 of 5
Excellent, I had bought one and used it to overclock my new system; was solid.
 
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G.Skill Trident X 2X8GB DDR3 2400MHz Samsung 840 PRO 256GB  Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB SATA III 6Gb/s 64... LG Blu-ray Burner 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Liquid Single Loop Triple Radiators Win 7 SP1 Professional x64bit  Samsung SynchMaster 24" Widescreen 1200p TFT-LC... Logitech G15 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNOVA G2 1300w 80+ Gold Fully Modular  Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 Microsoft Sidewinder X5 Allsop Redmond Mouse Pad 
Audio
Realtek Chipset Audio v.6.0.1.6971 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 4.6GHz ASRock Z77E-ITX mITX  Sapphire HD 7990 @ 1090MHz/1600MHz G.SKILL Ripjaws 2X4GB DDR3-1600 @ 1866MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial SSD 128GB mSATA SATA III 6GB  Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB SATA II 32MB 7200RPM LG DVD R/W SATA with LightScribe Corsair Cooling Hydro Series H100 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 7 Professional x64bit Samsung SynchMaster 24" Widescreen TFT-LCD Logitech G15 Corsair AX850 Gold Fully Modular 
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