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i curently have a 4 year old cheap 550w psu. i was told to get a new one in my other thread. i need help deciding between a

corsair tx750m
or
Rosewill FORTRESS Series FORTRESS-750 750W

the corsair has +3.3V@30A, +5V@30A, +12V@62A, -12V@0.8A, +5VSB@3.0A and the rosewill has +3.3V@20A, +5V@20A, +12V@62.5A, -12V@0.5A, +5VSB@2.5A
other than that the efficiency is bronze for the corsair and platnim on the rosewill

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182084

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005E98EI2/ref=s9_psimh_gw_p147_d0_i2?pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=center-2&pf_rd_r=1VN0GTW4P51PWK1EBN4H&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=1389517282&pf_rd_i=507846


another psu would be the Rosewill CAPSTONE Series CAPSTONE-750w GOLD. +3.3V@24A, +5V@24A, +12V@62A, -12V@0.5A, +5VSB@3A

do those numbers mean anyrhing? is rosewill reliable? which one should i get, i get them all for 105$? anyother ones? thanks andvance
post #2 of 5
Post your syspecs..
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post #3 of 5
Fortress is better then Capstone

But Fortress is non modular where as the Capstone comes in both non modular and modular versions

Fractal Design Tesla R2 is based on the same platform as the Fortress its just uses a few other parts which makes it 80 plus gold and not platinum
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post #4 of 5
I would take the Rosewill Fortess or the Rosewill Capstone over the Corsair TX750M.

The key differences are the OEMs involved (ATNG for Fortress, Super Flower for Capstone, Channel Well for Corsair), and the units' efficiency (Fortress = 80+Platinum, Capstone = 80+Gold, Corsair = 80+Bronze).
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What are you powering?

If you do actually need 750W then definitely go with the Fortress 750 - $79.99 after MIR, that is actually insane.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182084

If you want a modular PSU then the Capstone 750-M is a good option - $119.99.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817182264

I mean really, $79.99? Craziness.
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