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Dang, that sucks. But I'm glad to hear that you'd buy again. I guess I never really thought of Antec as a quality PSU retailer. rolleyes.gif

Ive always heard great things about Antec PSUs. Everyone on [H]ardforum recommended i buy one... so i did biggrin.gif
    
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post #12 of 27
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Dat Capstone....
biggrin.gif I think the previously mentioned Rosewill capstone is a great PSU. I'd go with it. It'll handle any CPU and any pair of GPU's out there aside from a pair of 480's perhaps... thinking.gif

Yeah, Im torn between the Antec and the Rosewill. Im leaning more towards the Rosewill because of the gold certification. Also, Ive read a lot of different places that 750w will actually handle 2 480's. wink.gif
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I love my Seasonic, for what it's worth.
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post #15 of 27
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139010&name=Power-Supplies
Corsair Hx 750w. 80 Plus Gold and 7 years warranty.

thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif Overpriced for a 750, though the 7 year is definitely nice. smile.gif
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post #16 of 27
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If you want a 700W one, this is a good choice.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182264&name=Power-Supplies
You'll have to be more specific on parts for me to give you an accurate wattage estimation.

^ This FTW. Superflower Golden Green internals.
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post #17 of 27
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thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif Overpriced for a 750, though the 7 year is definitely nice. smile.gif


I found this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182084&name=Power-Supplies

Rosewill Fortress 750w. 80 Plus Platinum. 7 years warranty. Is a Promo
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post #18 of 27
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I found this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182084&name=Power-Supplies
Rosewill Fortress 750w. 80 Plus Platinum. 7 years warranty. Is a Promo

I change my mind.

Dat fortress.... drool.gif Get it!!!
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post #19 of 27
I love my Seasonic, so quite and how it has been running so far.

Don't have much experience with other brands though, but if you want a quality component, definitely check out Seasonic or Seasonic-Branded power supplies.
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post #20 of 27
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Quote:
Originally Posted by xSpartan View Post

I found this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182084&name=Power-Supplies
Rosewill Fortress 750w. 80 Plus Platinum. 7 years warranty. Is a Promo

WOW! I'm seriously thinking about jumping on this. Like, now. That is an amazing deal, and I've heard nothing but good things about Rosewill. (Plus its PLATINUM certified) Now to buy it? ...Or kick myself for not doing it later.

Edit: Has a few cons, not modular, and the finish bugs me for some reason. redface.gif
Edited by Insan1tyOne - 10/18/12 at 3:56pm
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