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Well, I'm on newegg right now and I've decided for some better silence in my case I'm going to need to get rid of my OCZ PowerStream, so I've decided that I'll buy a Seasonic.

However I've got a problem... There are 3 possible choices. And I don't know what the differences are. I will tell you now that what I DO know is that the M12 has 2x fans (120mm & 60mm). So, if possible could someone tell me the differences and any personal experiences with the M12 PSU if possible.

SeaSonic S12-600
SeaSonic M12 SS-600HM
SeaSonic S12 Energy Plus SS-650HT

If anyone knows the difference... Please tell me. Because I'm stumped.
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If your looking in that price range, get the PC Power & Cooling Silencer 610. Also the OCZ 750 isn't bad either.
    
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I would go with that last one. Are you buying it for a future system? Seasonics are really good and the 430w would be more than enough power for your current setup. I would know, I have one
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For real silence, none other than the: http://www.pcpowercooling.com/produc...EPS&view=about

Silencer 610W PCP&C.

But I don't get it, the PowerStream is pretty quiet to me. I have one in my 2nd rig and I hardly hear it.
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For real silence, none other than the: http://www.pcpowercooling.com/produc...EPS&view=about

Silencer 610W PCP&C.

But I don't get it, the PowerStream is pretty quiet to me. I have one in my 2nd rig and I hardly hear it.
The PowerStream isn't quiet enough for me (~21dba) and it's got 2x 80mm.

And are you SURE that PC Power & Cooling is quiet enough? 80mm for all that PSU?
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The PowerStream isn't quiet enough for me (~21dba) and it's got 2x 80mm.

And are you SURE that PC Power & Cooling is quiet enough? 80mm for all that PSU?
its designed differently, it has more space in the case, so less air is needed.
    
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The PowerStream isn't quiet enough for me (~21dba) and it's got 2x 80mm.

And are you SURE that PC Power & Cooling is quiet enough? 80mm for all that PSU?
It doesn't get as hot either, so less RPMs are needed to keep it cool.
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