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That one I had in my mind for ages. But than I read all the problems with that PSU including here at home. I had that one on my very old rig.
And another thing its an Bronze certified PSU, I am overclock beast wink.gif

its not based on the same platform as the CX430M/CX500M/CX600M so its better then those

But its still not great

In fact i still say that you should never buy a Corsair CX for a gaming / overclocking PC
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post #32 of 39
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

its not based on the same platform as the CX430M/CX500M/CX600M so its better then those

But its still not great

In fact i still say that you should never buy a Corsair CX for a gaming / overclocking PC

My problems were with that CX750M that the fan was making an crappy noise, and someday it stopped.
Thinked it burned somehow dunno. But my friends got the same problem witht he noise. Its something called COIL I think.
I never getting those series again.
post #33 of 39
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My problems were with that CX750M that the fan was making an crappy noise, and someday it stopped.
Thinked it burned somehow dunno. But my friends got the same problem witht he noise. Its something called COIL I think.
I never getting those series again.

Here are more reasons why
http://www.overclock.net/t/1431436/why-you-should-not-buy-a-corsair-cx
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post #34 of 39
Very nice guide ! I have a CX600M but i was planning to upgrade to another psu in the next few weeks.
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Very nice guide ! I have a CX600M but i was planning to upgrade to another psu in the next few weeks.

You dont need more wattge for that one card

If you need anything you need better quality
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post #36 of 39
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My problems were with that CX750M that the fan was making an crappy noise, and someday it stopped.
Thinked it burned somehow dunno. But my friends got the same problem witht he noise. Its something called COIL I think.
I never getting those series again.

please for the love of god dont get a CX based PSU

AX is the only good series of corsair PSU's and i still dont like them very much

if you want 2 780's in the future the recommended PSU is 800 watts so if you want this as future proof as possible i would recommend to save up a bit and buy a decent unit and watch and read reviews about the PSU you think you would like
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post #37 of 39
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please for the love of god dont get a CX based PSU

AX is the only good series of corsair PSU's and i still dont like them very much

if you want 2 780's in the future the recommended PSU is 800 watts so if you want this as future proof as possible i would recommend to save up a bit and buy a decent unit and watch and read reviews about the PSU you think you would like

You dont need a 800 watts PSU for two GTX 780 unless you overvolt them

In that case depending how much you overvolt you might need more then 800 watts

The old Corsair AX650/750/850 are Seasonic KM2

The new Corsair AX760/860 are Seasonic KM3

The Corsair AX760i/860i/AX1200/AX1200i are Flextronics made PSU´s

Corsair units other the the VS and CX are not bad just overpriced
Edited by shilka - 10/13/13 at 7:48am
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post #38 of 39
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Thanx for the reply.

I am making in the future this rig what I posted with 2x 780 Cards.
But my old Zotac GTX 560 2GB I will place in my old rig.
The funniest thing is I am planning to buy an second GTX 560 2gb cards for my old rig ...
BUT That card I cant find anywhere anymore in shops. Its an nightmare frown.gif

I am talking about this card :
http://www.ebay.com/ctg/Zotac-NVIDIA-GeForce-GTX-560-ZT-50709-10M-2-GB-GDDR5-SDRAM-PCI-Express-x16-Graphics-adapter-/111230832

Dont mention the price posted there, It was just the first that I found. But thats the card that I need.
I dont know any other sites than tweakers and an dutch site called beslist.nl

But this is another problem from me and this is the wrong section for that.
post #39 of 39
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You dont need a 800 watts PSU for two GTX 780 unless you overvolt them

In that case depending how much you overvolt you might need more then 800 watts

The old Corsair AX650/750/850 are Seasonic KM2

The new Corsair AX760/860 are Seasonic KM3

The Corsair AX760i/860i/AX1200/AX1200i are Flextronics made PSU´s

Corsair unis other the the VS and CX are not bad just overpriced

knowing all of us at OCN

who wouldnt wanna oc and Overvolt there cards:devil:
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