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Hey guys I was just wondering what the best quality PSU in the 750-850w range would be that doesn't break the bank.(Particularly one that delivers clean power for good overclocking) Also being silent is obviously important as well.

I was looking at this one because it is on sale for $40 off right now. Is this the best bang for the buck for the price or can I do better?

SeaSonic X Series X-850
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151102

Another I have heard good things about is this one.

NZXT HALE90-850-M
http://www.amazon.com/HALE90-Power-Supply-Modular-HALE90-750-M/dp/B003YFIUEG/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1362850836&sr=8-2&keywords=hale90
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Both are excellent units, can't go wrong with either one. I would get the seasonic since it is fully modular and has nicer cables.
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The Seasonic X-850 is an excellent choice. If you aren't going to be using all the wattage i can suggest a 80 plus platinum unit that is sourced from Seasonic internals and only gives up a little bit of wattage for around the same price.

AX760
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139042
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The Seasonic X-850 is an excellent choice. If you aren't going to be using all the wattage i can suggest a 80 plus platinum unit that is sourced from Seasonic internals and only gives up a little bit of wattage for around the same price.

AX760
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139042

The seasonic unit is 129.99. That one you linked is 179.99 unless there is a coupon that i'm not aware of.
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This is on sale!!!

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151121&nm_mc=EMC-EXPRESS030913&cm_mmc=EMC-EXPRESS030913-_-EMC-030913-Index-_-PowerSupplies-_-17151121-L01B Of course its a 660 w or something...


I'd say use slickdeals... you can find them the cheapest there since those people are deal hawks. Like me ^^

http://slickdeals.net/newsearch.php?firstonly=1&q=seasonic

replace search term with something else if you want
post #6 of 15
this is as of right now

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817121093

comparable to seasonic 860 plat or corsair ax860 plat

750 also on promo
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post #7 of 15
Your right , i didn't notice the price disparity between the Seasonic and the Corsair, however the Corsair is superior which is why it costs more.
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Your right , i didn't notice the price disparity between the Seasonic and the Corsair, however the Corsair is superior which is why it costs more.
Really? How sure are you about that? Why pay MUCH more for less power? And after all, the AX760 is made by Seasonic ALSO.
And well 50$ extra is breaking the bank and not to forget the seasonic has all the power on a SINGLE rail
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post #9 of 15
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Your right , i didn't notice the price disparity between the Seasonic and the Corsair, however the Corsair is superior which is why it costs more.

Not true. Read Corsair reviews on Jonnyguru etc...
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That seasonic is a great deal at that price!
 
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