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Planning a new system:

3770k CPU
Asus Maximus V Gene micro atx board
Corsair h100
Silverstone PS07 case
256gb crucial m4
16gb samsung low profile ram
2x gtx 670 in sli

Just need a power supply to go with it
Looking for something inexpensive but not cheap either preferably modular.

Any recommendations?
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151102

If you can afford it, this would be your absolute best bet. If not, can you give us a budget.
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post #3 of 15
How about the Rosewill Capstone 750W? Modular, enough power for SLI, good quality, and $20 off.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182264

Also, will a H100 fit in that case?
Edited by Forceman - 10/24/12 at 8:46pm
post #4 of 15
For a more bang for buck very good psu;

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371050

http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=Story5&reid=211

I want to point out Guru said @ $150 it was a solid value and awarded it a 9/10, so for 120 then AR it goes down to even 100 bucks + tax where applicable of course.
Edited by Junkboy - 10/24/12 at 8:48pm
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post #5 of 15

A decent power supply.  Though I would go for an X850 myself. Seasonic makes some awesome PSUs and have some really nice customer service. 

 
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post #6 of 15
no gpu? That's odd.. headscratch.gif That spammer guy joined @ 11:29..account will be done b4 midnight.
I really do love the way there's not too much spam on OCN wubsmiley.gif
hmm..missed the 2 670s thing doh.gif Umm..pick one from here smile.gif
http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies 750-900w
Edited by Schmuckley - 10/24/12 at 8:51pm
 
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post #7 of 15
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Originally Posted by Schmuckley View Post

no gpu? That's odd.. headscratch.gif

He listed GTX 670 SLI at the bottom. I missed it the first time also.
post #8 of 15
All of the PSU's listed are complete overkill. GTX 670's do not use much power at all, compared to previous generation video cards. Anything between 600-750W is more than enough, even if all of the components were to be overclocked.

Seasonic M12II 650 would be perfect.
    
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Originally Posted by `br4dz- View Post

All of the PSU's listed are complete overkill. GTX 670's do not use much power at all, compared to previous generation video cards. Anything between 600-750W is more than enough, even if all of the components were to be overclocked.
Seasonic M12II 650 would be perfect.

Well, for the record, I listed a 750W that's $20 cheaper (and 80 Plus Gold).
post #10 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by `br4dz- View Post

All of the PSU's listed are complete overkill. GTX 670's do not use much power at all, compared to previous generation video cards. Anything between 600-750W is more than enough, even if all of the components were to be overclocked.
Seasonic M12II 650 would be perfect.

650 is pushing it way too close to the line. Even without overclocking, you are pushing almost 650w. The very least should be a 750w PSU. a 850W gets plenty of breathing room. 

 

FYI. Phreadrus' PSU calc is boss. 

 
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Samsung 850 Pro 1TB Seagate 2TB H105 EVGA Hybrid GPU cooler 
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Asus 1080P Crap TX 750 HAF 922 G400s 
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Apple Keyboard Xbox One controler 
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