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Well it seems the current consensus is the XFX 550w, unless someone has a better suggestion at that price range?

OCZ ZS and ZT but i cant recall how those compare to the XFX?

The ZT has Chemi-Con and Rubycon caps
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Edited by shilka - 8/28/13 at 6:03am
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I recomend you this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151119
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post #13 of 19
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I recomend you this one http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151119

Seasonic is not the solution for everything
Edited by shilka - 8/28/13 at 6:09am
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post #14 of 19
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Yeah it seems to be that way often.... Well that looks great I think the seasonic is the winner here. Thanks for the help guys
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post #15 of 19
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Yeah it seems to be that way often.... Well that looks great I think the seasonic is the winner here. Thanks for the help guys

You sould just know that a few of them have been DOA
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post #16 of 19
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Now your making me second guess shilka...


Well I think the Seasonic is still the best choice in terms of quality and a good warranty. It is also 80 plus gold and the XFX is only 80+ bronze. If I get one that is DOA then that is really terrible luck but I hear the RMA is not terrible
Edited by selk22 - 8/28/13 at 6:17am
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post #17 of 19
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Now your making me second guess shilka...


Well I think the Seasonic is still the best choice in terms of quality and a good warranty. It is also 80 plus gold and the XFX is only 80+ bronze. If I get one that is DOA then that is really terrible luck but I hear the RMA is not terrible

I am not saying its bad or anything just that some of them have been DOA

And then there is the coil whine problems a few of them have as well

Every brands has a few bad models here there

Not saying Seasonic is bad i am just making you aware of the any problems before hand
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post #18 of 19
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Well I think the Seasonic is still the best choice in terms of quality and a good warranty.

It is a very good choice, indeed. Nevertheless, totalling 87,95$ with shipping, I would also consider acquiring the Rosewill Capstone 550-M @89.99$, which may be slightly worse, but has a 2 years longer warranty.
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It is a very good choice, indeed. Nevertheless, totalling 87,95$ with shipping, I would also consider acquiring the Rosewill Capstone 550-M @89.99$, which may be slightly worse, but has a 2 years longer warranty.

Ripple is higher but efficiency is higher and as said 2 years longer warranty
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