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post #11 of 20
the 500w silverstone strider unit? the two i bought recently has 2 6+2 pins.


No idea if its any good (but i know Silverstone are decent so..)
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That's exactly what I said, from a different angle though. Sounds like you already made up your mind. smile.gif

I'm definitely still on the fence. I PM'd the member who made the offer and told him I wanted to see what else I ran across. If nothing, I'd buy it.

I'm considering just spending more money... What's the best ~500W Modular PSU at around $75 out there? Is it the Rosewill you linked?
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I'm definitely still on the fence. I PM'd the member who made the offer and told him I wanted to see what else I ran across. If nothing, I'd buy it.

I'm considering just spending more money... What's the best ~500W Modular PSU at around $75 out there? Is it the Rosewill you linked?
Yes, the Rosewill Capstone 450W or the Seasonc G 450W, whichever is cheaper at any given moment.
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The Rosewill and Seasonic were the same price so I picked up the Seasonic.
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Good choice. Of course, I would've said the same had you picked the Rosewill instead... smile.gif
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post #16 of 20
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Got it smile.gif

I'm just more familiar with Seasonic as a PSU brand!
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Fair enough. Since Seasonic is an OEM, you know exactly who made it; Rosewill's more hit-and-miss by line. FYI, the OEM for Rosewill's CAPSTONE, Tachyon, Lightning, and Silent Night lines are from Super Flower; Fortress is by ATNG; and Sirtec makes the HIVE line.
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I know Super Flower has been quite impressive lately. I figured good OEM, gold rating, and cables exactly how I want them = awesome PSU.
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Enjoy your new gear! smile.gif
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Thanks! It can't come soon enough. I thought getting the order in by 3:00 PM PST was quick enough for the order to ship out but nope! Hopefully it will leave today. Free 2-day shipping with ShopRunner biggrin.gif
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