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All right, if I can swing it, then I will get this one. Thanks for the help! I'm wanting to get the best I can afford, as I would like to go Crossfire after I buy a new mobo (DFI Lanparty CFX3200)
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Yup, Aspire PSU's are well known for failing
Yet me and 5 of my friends have the EXACT same Aspire 520w PSU's and they all work FLAWLESSLY. What do you have to say to that?
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post #13 of 16
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Yet me and 5 of my friends have the EXACT same Aspire 520w PSU's and they all work FLAWLESSLY. What do you have to say to that?
How long have you 6 had them?

How much load are you putting on them?

It' only a matter of time...
    
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Yet me and 5 of my friends have the EXACT same Aspire 520w PSU's and they all work FLAWLESSLY. What do you have to say to that?
I feel sorry for you and your friends when that day comes.
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like goin in without a condom... sure its great while it lasts.. but man does it suck when your time comes...
    
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post #16 of 16
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I personally don't like recommending the GXS because of the multiple rails, the somewhat shady rating they used for the 12v rail, the ripple, and because I don't like what OCZ does with their RAM <--Unrelated, I know, but it bugs me enough to never consider their PSU's, a boycott almost =/. It stills outputs more than the rest so it's up to you if you want it

PC Power & Cooling Silencer 610 $170
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817703005

This is the best PSU you can get around the price point you mentioned, single rail at 49a
I second that. It may be a little more than you were willing to spend, but well worth it.

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Yet me and 5 of my friends have the EXACT same Aspire 520w PSU's and they all work FLAWLESSLY. What do you have to say to that?
I have one too. Still works after a year, though my current PSU is much nicer.
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