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post #11 of 31
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Nope 850 is overkill spend money on quality not watts you dont need that could be used on quality
Well that's why I asked him to tell us his budget. But if he's got plenty of money to spend then I see no problem with overkill. Otherwise a 650w is completely fine.
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post #12 of 31
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Well that's why I asked him to tell us his budget. But if he's got plenty of money to spend then I see no problem with overkill. Otherwise a 650w is completely fine.

Overkill PSU´s costs more to run in ilde and i am the worldest cheapest person so i cant stand money being wasted
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post #13 of 31
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Nope 850 is overkill spend money on quality not watts you dont need that could be used on quality
That depends on the rest of the build. For SLI/Crossfire builds, I never recommend anything below 850w since you can have a theoretical build like this...

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/OVwc

...and not be able to overclock.
post #14 of 31
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Originally Posted by Akukami View Post

That depends on the rest of the build. For SLI/Crossfire builds, I never recommend anything below 850w since you can have a theoretical build like this...

http://pcpartpicker.com/p/OVwc

...and not be able to overclock.

A system with a Intel 2600K and 2x GTX 570 in SLI use 523 watts from the wall and yes i know that was last gen but hardware use less and less power not more

lets say its more a power hungry CPU and GPU so 600 watts from the wall add another 150 watts on top and its 750 watts
Edited by shilka - 4/6/13 at 5:44pm
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post #15 of 31
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Price range is 140 and under. Was thinking of going with the Corsair HX 750 w gold.
post #16 of 31
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Price range is 140 and under. Was thinking of going with the Corsair HX 750 w gold.

There are other good ones then just Corsair what price they are i do not know
Edited by shilka - 4/6/13 at 5:54pm
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post #17 of 31
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A system with a Intel 2600K and 2x GTX 570 in SLI use 523 watts from the wall and yes i know that was last gen but hardware use less and less power not more

lets say its more a power hungry CPU and GPU so 500 watts from the wall add another 125 watts on top and its 750 watts
That may be true and all, but you still can't deny that the build I posted for what's current cuts close to 750w. You have little headroom for overclocking.
post #18 of 31
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That may be true and all, but you still can't deny that the build I posted for what's current cuts close to 750w. You have little headroom for overclocking.
Made a typo with the numbers and you quoted me seconds before i fixed it

And no that power draw was WITH an overclock you dont need more thne 750 watts as i said newer hardware use less power not more hell a barebone PC use 23 watts from the wall at ilde that is less then a light bulb
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post #19 of 31
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Price range is 140 and under. Was thinking of going with the Corsair HX 750 w gold.
The links Karlitos posted are all good PSUs for your price range. I think you'd do well with any one of them and they will be more than enough for GTX680s.
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post #20 of 31
Watch this video



Overclocked quad core CPU with GTX 570 SLI max power draw from the wall not the PSU 523 watts



Rosewill Capstone 750-M is 25% off
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182264
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