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im looking at psu's for my new build and need to know of any good high aperage 1kw psu's or less if they'll work with a core 2 quad that will run dual 8800gtx's flawlessly
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PC P&C 850W or 1KW

OCZ GameXStream 850W is also a great PSU for about $250
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post #3 of 16
Get the new PC P&C 750 quad direct from them, its 220 + shipping, that can more then run SLI'D GTX's great

goto www.pcpower.com

Link to the 750 quad

And again the 1K unit is a total waste of money.
    
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The PC P&C 750W might not be enough.. get at least the 850W if your going to be running 2 8800GTX and going to be OCing the cards and your CPU.
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post #5 of 16
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Originally Posted by JacKz5o View Post
The PC P&C 750W might not be enough.. get at least the 850W if your going to be running 2 8800GTX and going to be OCing the cards and your CPU.
A 750w is more then enough, dual GTX's are like 350w maybe 400w. a quad C2d figure 160 max, hard drives fans etc, 100w thats 660w, and thats with everything OCed
    
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so 750 enough or 850 can i have a link to a psu on newegg or tiger direct that works with what i want to do
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post #7 of 16
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Originally Posted by hron View Post
so 750 enough or 850 can i have a link to a psu on newegg or tiger direct that works with what i want to do
They don't sell the 750 quad on newegg.com, only at their website right now. And they are actually cheaper direct from PC P&C then from newegg.
    
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post #8 of 16
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Originally Posted by atomicfission92 View Post
They don't sell the 750 quad on newegg.com, only at their website right now. And they are actually cheaper direct from PC P&C then from newegg.
here is the 750 watt PC power

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817703006
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post #9 of 16
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Originally Posted by bradleyl20 View Post
Thats not the quad one...... hence why I didn't supply a link to newegg. You can only get the quad from them direct. Already went through this with them on the phone 2 days ago. The quad one has 4 PCI-E connectors


From newegg
Features Connectors 1 x Main connector (24-pin)
1 x 12V (4-pin)
1 x 12V(8-pin)
8 x peripheral (4-pin)
6 x SATA
1 x Floppy
2 x PCI-E


    
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post #10 of 16
I love OCZ, but I would not tell anyone to buy the 850w verison. The PC&C is your best move. For about the same price you could buy a OCZ 700 w and a Forton booster for the second 8800GTX.
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