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I talked over with the person for who I am building this pc and I talked him into not going SLI in future upgrades and just to get a single powerfull card.
So possibly he will go with gtx 790 or something in future because we are talking about 2 years from now biggrin.gif

I'll put in a gtx 670 2gb for now, it will be good for 2 years atleast for 1080p gaming.
So what PSU should I use for this single GPU and also future proof for single gtx 790 or similar gpu? (Considering the 790 will consume same power as the 690)

-If I save cash on PSU it's my profit but I don't want to go with anything bad since I'll be in constant contact with the person all these years rolleyes.gif
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post #22 of 38
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Originally Posted by KenLautner View Post

I talked over with the person for who I am building this pc and I talked him into not going SLI in future upgrades and just to get a single powerfull card.
So possibly he will go with gtx 790 or something in future because we are talking about 2 years from now biggrin.gif

I'll put in a gtx 670 2gb for now, it will be good for 2 years atleast for 1080p gaming.
So what PSU should I use for this single GPU and also future proof for single gtx 790 or similar gpu? (Considering the 790 will consume same power as the 690)

-If I save cash on PSU it's my profit but I don't want to go with anything bad since I'll be in constant contact with the person all these years rolleyes.gif

You dont need more then 550 watts for a system with one video card
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post #23 of 38
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You dont need more then 550 watts for a system with one video card

I know but gtx 690 is dual gpu and uses more power than 670 doesn't it? biggrin.gif
So considering there will an upgrade to a similar gpu in future, which psu would you advice?
Is GS 600 good enough then?
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post #24 of 38
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I know but gtx 690 is dual gpu and uses more power than 670 doesn't it? biggrin.gif
So considering there will an upgrade to a similar gpu in future, which psu would you advice?
Is GS 600 good enough then?

Its not a bad unit but its not great either it is only something you sould buy if you have no money for anything better or have no option at all
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post #25 of 38
dual GPU?? How bout AX 750... it has 4 PCIe power connectors
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dual GPU?? How bout AX 750... it has 4 PCIe power connectors

Dont think he has money for it and it is also a bit overpriced

You can find just as good or better then just the AX series these days
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post #27 of 38
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Dont think he has money for it and it is also a bit overpriced

You can find just as good or better then just the AX series these days

how bout TX or HX 750. or another option is Seasonic M12 II 750. dual GTX 660Ti at least need to be powered with 700watt pure PSU.
post #28 of 38
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how bout TX or HX 750. or another option is Seasonic M12 II 750. dual GTX 660Ti at least need to be powered with 700watt pure PSU.

TX and HX are good options yes but i dont know if he has the money for them or if he even can find them

The OCZ ZS is my pick for a good without being crap 750 watts PSU
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post #29 of 38
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TX and HX are good options yes but i dont know if he has the money for them or if he even can find them

The OCZ ZS is my pick for a good without being crap 750 watts PSU
Orginally I wanted to go with TX650 but it went out of stock. I will need to pay more than what I got from the person whose pc I am building as PSU budget so if I order it now, I'll go in loss on PSU. For normal price I will need to wait 2 weeks or more to get it.
Guess waiting is the only choice left now?
If there is any PSU of same quality as TX650 and around the same price, then please let me know, if not then I'll just wait for TX650 at normal price.
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post #30 of 38
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Orginally I wanted to go with TX650 but it went out of stock. I will need to pay more than what I got from the person whose pc I am building as PSU budget so if I order it now, I'll go in loss on PSU. For normal price I will need to wait 2 weeks or more to get it.
Guess waiting is the only choice left now?
If there is any PSU of same quality as TX650 and around the same price, then please let me know, if not then I'll just wait for TX650 at normal price.

How much is the OCZ ZS can you find that one?

Or a XFX Core Edition PSU sould also be in the lower end
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