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Rosrewill does not make their own PSU´s they buy from OEM´s

And almost all brands does this so looking at brands for a PSU is a trap many fall into

The OEM for the Capstone is Super Flower the OEM for the Fortress is ATNG

Brands are meaningless

And there is non modular semi modular and fully modular

Exactly. I have the Capstone 750 aka "super flower." It's gold certified and cost less than 100. Runs my Titan SLI just fine.
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Two GTX 680s will outperform a Titan if you know how to make your own SLI profiles, your CPU is adequate and you're not trying to run 3x2 1440p monitors or something stupid. NVIDIA Inspector is your friend. That said, some games just will not play ball with two cards, in which case, even a single GTX 680 would be better than SLI 680's, let alone a Titan.
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I am getting aero cool sharks and bitfenix pros.


and so as for the PSU I was thinking of a corsair 850w gold. the only reason I am upgrading my PSU is because I want a gold cert one.
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I am getting aero cool sharks and bitfenix pros.


and so as for the PSU I was thinking of a corsair 850w gold. the only reason I am upgrading my PSU is because I want a gold cert one.

PSU efficiency has nothing to do with quality you can find crappy 80 plus Gold units like the Raidmax ones and they flatout suck

Also Corsair PSU´s are not the best there is you got tons of other just as good options

http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies

Last bitfenix spectre pro fans are awful fans
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post #45 of 141
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PSU efficiency has nothing to do with quality you can find crappy 80 plus Gold units like the Raidmax ones and they flatout suck

Also Corsair PSU´s are not the best there is you got tons of other just as good options

http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies

Last bitfenix spectre pro fans are awful fans


well yea I do know that there are crappy PSU's that are efficient and I am not necessarily looking for the best. just a reliable one with 6-8 6 pin connectors and plenty of 4 pin connectors and molex adapters for all of my led fans.


how are bitfenix spectre pros awful fans? I have read many great reviews on them and sadly are the only great ones I could find that have the rare 230mm fan size my HAF X has in front.
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well yea I do know that there are crappy PSU's that are efficient and I am not necessarily looking for the best. just a reliable one with 6-8 6 pin connectors and plenty of 4 pin connectors and molex adapters for all of my led fans.


how are bitfenix spectre pros awful fans? I have read many great reviews on them and sadly are the only great ones I could find that have the rare 230mm fan size my HAF X has in front.

The 200mm and 230mm fans are alrigth but the 120mm and 140mm fans are crap compare to all the other good fans out there

I have the 230mm in the front of my HAF X and 3x 200mm fans as side and top fans

I have the problem that my 200mm fans cant face the right way in the HAF X the fan blades will hit the case and refuse to spin

You want spectre pros fans you need to find some spacers as well if you want them in a HAF X
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post #47 of 141
When u crank thee AA/AF TITAN IS WAY MUCH BETTER
I experienced it the minimum frame rates dropped like crazy
With 680s sli or a 690 it shows that u have up to 30% more FPS but when it dips it dips bad thats when Titan shines with all AA AND AF
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post #48 of 141
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The 200mm and 230mm fans are alrigth but the 120mm and 140mm fans are crap compare to all the other good fans out there

I have the 230mm in the front of my HAF X and 3x 200mm fans as side and top fans

I have the problem that my 200mm fans cant face the right way in the HAF X the fan blades will hit the case and refuse to spin

You want spectre pros fans you need to find some spacers as well if you want them in a HAF X


oh yes I have the aero cools for the 120 and 140s. what 200mm fans would you suggest I get since those bitfenix fans won't fit in the coolermaster case.
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oh yes I have the aero cools for the 120 and 140s. what 200mm fans would you suggest I get since those bitfenix fans won't fit in the coolermaster case.

They fit just fine just not the right way at least not in my case

Side fan blows out not in and top fans blows in not out so you can fit them

Not everyone has this problem
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post #50 of 141
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I had the same experience.
I disagree, the Titan improves as resolution increases. For a single 1080p screen, especially 120hz 680 SLI or a 690 would be the best option.
Agree. Running my titan at 1080 is an ok experience, but switching up to 5760x1080 hardly changes the framerate at all. It is very obvious that the titan shines at high resolutions, anyone thinking otherwise clearly doesn't have one.
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