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For £133 and a 5 year warranty i am more than happy with it...also i believe the higher end RM corsair PSU are made by seasonic as it came with seasonic cables which have the exact same part code on the cables that i have on my replaced 750w seasonic PSU!...i think you will find that some guy on here has put down the RM corsair PSU range however i ask you to watch this youtube and see how you feel afterwards about the Corsiar RM range of PSU!...I think the guy that put down the Corsair RM range of PSU power packs should also watch this!.. Also have you personally owned a RM 1000w PSU?.. or are you basing you opinion from hearsay?


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajiN9aVOv4A
Does the warranty cover the rest of your components and back up your data for when that PSU craps out and destroys your entire PC?
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that the worst psu you could ever bought...
It is the low watt RM that were not reliable. The review and shilka claimed the 800^ were not subject to the same problems.
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For £133 and a 5 year warranty i am more than happy with it...also i believe the higher end RM corsair PSU are made by seasonic as it came with seasonic cables which have the exact same part code on the cables that i have on my replaced 750w seasonic PSU!...i think you will find that some guy on here has put down the RM corsair PSU range however i ask you to watch this youtube and see how you feel afterwards about the Corsiar RM range of PSU!...I think the guy that put down the Corsair RM range of PSU power packs should also watch this!.. Also have you personally owned a RM 1000w PSU?.. or are you basing you opinion from hearsay?


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajiN9aVOv4A
Does the warranty cover the rest of your components and back up your data for when that PSU craps out and destroys your entire PC?
I'm not surprise if Corsair pay for the damage components if it ever happen.
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Why corsair. There are way better psus. First choice an evga g2
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Why corsair. There are way better psus. First choice an evga g2

Probably going to be my next choice actually, should be enough to feed my power hungry AMD setup tongue.gif
 
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My 1300 EVGA G2 supports my tri-fire setup very well biggrin.gif
    
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lawson67 one thing you got wrong is you claim i opened up a Corsair RM that is wrong and i clearly say i have never done so

Techpowerup are the ones that opened it up not me

You are free to feel and think however you like but at least make sure you get your fact stright when you do so

Anyway i dont really care you already bought it if you get problems or not that your own responsibility
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For my FX 8320 machine I wanted to switch away from the OCZ 680 multiple-rial PSU because it was noisy and really probably a disaster waiting to happen. Was using and assortment of molex -> PCIe conenctors.

Someone posted in the "Online Deals" section about a Roswell Capstone 750 with a lot of discounts and rebates, so I went ahead and ordered that.

I did not anticipate that the Roswell would be a lot longer than the OCZ and the modular connectors interfered with my closed-loop radiator I had hacked into the top of the case.

I ended up buying a Cosair CX 750 because it was physically shorter than the Roswell and also on sale.

Anyway I still had to mod the PSU to recess the modular connectors, and I really should have just bought another non-modular PSU at this point.

While doing this, I disassembled both Roswell and Cosair PSU's to try figure out which would be simpler to relocate the connectors.

Anyway, I can attest to the fast that the build quality of the Cosair cx is less than the build quality of the Roswell. The Roswell is really a Sunflower which good, but still not Sesonic.

I'm not saying Cosair is bad, I'm just saying in my opinion their 750 looks more like a 650 to me. It is pretty quiet compared to the OCZ and its newer...

I'm using the Roswell with the 2 290X now.
Edited by bbond007 - 3/15/14 at 9:59am
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@HOMECINEMA-PC

Did you ever try a different bios? Any success?

I went back to my stock bios on all cards. I actually lost a couple fps with the TRI-X bios and it was clocked slightly higher by default lol. Weird!
    
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So has anyone ordered a 290x Lightning yet?

They are back in stock at PCCG in Aus for a whopping $889 tongue.gif

still cheaper than a 780 Ti though lol
 
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