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post #11 of 26
Dude, you don't need a 1000w psu for a single 660ti...

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post #12 of 26
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Originally Posted by mauld64 View Post

Ok, well what about the Rosewill lightning psu? It's 1000W and retails like at 240 I found it on sale somewhere for a good price. I know its not one that is recommended on that list but is that a good psu? and the lights are super cool haha

You dont need 1000 watts unless you have 3 video cards if you only have 1 you dont need more then 550 watts

Buy quality not wattage you dont need

If you want 2 video cards then its 650-750 watts you are looking at
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post #13 of 26
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Is it really bad to have too much wattage? I mean isn't it better to plan for future upgrades?
post #14 of 26
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Is it really bad to have too much wattage? I mean isn't it better to plan for future upgrades?

It cost more money to run a PSU that is way overkill for your needs then one that fits

And newer hardware use less power not more power

Again spend on quality not wattage you dont need anyway
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post #15 of 26
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Ok, I've also looked at the evga nex 650., but again I dont really see why it would be bad to have more wattage capability and not use it. Please explain.
post #16 of 26
Thread Starter 
It cost more money because that psu is more expensive? or operating cost? because I found it at an actually unbelievable price haha
post #17 of 26
Thread Starter 
well all in all I'm asking if that rosewill is quality wattage.
post #18 of 26
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It cost more money because that psu is more expensive? or operating cost? because I found it at an actually unbelievable price haha

Operating costs

And the EVGA NEX PSU is very mediocre and overpriced

The Rosewill Hive or Rosewill Capstone are options you sould look at
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well all in all I'm asking if that rosewill is quality wattage.

The Rosewill Capstone is very good yes
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post #19 of 26
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sorry I was unclear, I was asking if that rosewill lightning is quality wattage. I know I dont necessarily need it, but if I can get it at a great price, why not?
post #20 of 26
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sorry I was unclear, I was asking if that rosewill lightning is quality wattage. I know I dont necessarily need it, but if I can get it at a great price, why not?

You can find all info and reviews in the Rosewill info thread its under my signature
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