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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

RM is newer but TX and HX is better

Then why is Newegg marketing the RM as an "upgrade" to the HX?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139011
     
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post #12 of 24
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Originally Posted by cjc75 View Post

Then why is Newegg marketing the RM as an "upgrade" to the HX?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139011

Because either they got paid by Corsair for saying it or they dont know what they are talking about

Or both
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post #13 of 24
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Because either they got paid by Corsair for saying it or they dont know what they are talking about

Or both

I'll believe both. biggrin.gif
     
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post #14 of 24
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Whatever it is its not really worth picking a RM up unless its dirt cheap and even then i would look for another unit on sale
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post #15 of 24
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Whatever it is its not really worth picking a RM up unless its dirt cheap and even then i would look for another unit on sale

Yea RM's not even on my list... I was just confused as to why they were offering the RM850 as an "upgrade" to the HX850! LOL

For me it will either be the new eVGA G2, if they come out anytime this week.... or a CM v700 if I can find any cheap enough and in stock, as they're mostly sold out now, even at my local Microcenters now... or a Corsair HX 750 or Seasonic 750 as they're both pretty much the same.... or a Capstone 750 which seems the best economical choice at the moment as its on sale 28% off and hoping that sale lasts, cause I'm still waiting for more info on those G2's as my curiosity on them is certainly piqued!

I wouldn't touch an RM though, with a 12 foot pole! LOL

The cheapest I will ever go on a Corsair would be the TX, which is what I put into my girlfriends computer and she's quite happy with it!
     
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post #16 of 24
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RM is not on the list as you dont have a PSU editor anymore so the list has not been update for ages
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post #17 of 24
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RM is not on the list as you dont have a PSU editor anymore so the list has not been update for ages

I wasn't referring to THE list, as in the list here on OCN...

I was referring to MY list, as in my list of preferred choices that I am looking at purchasing within the next few days.
     
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post #18 of 24
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I wasn't referring to THE list, as in the list here on OCN...

I was referring to MY list, as in my list of preferred choices that I am looking at purchasing within the next few days.

Sory i misunderstood
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post #19 of 24
So they are iffy?

I guess it's a big NOPE then
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So they are iffy?

I guess it's a big NOPE then

http://www.overclock.net/t/1455892/why-you-should-not-buy-a-corsair-rm-psu
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