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Originally Posted by pcoutu17 View Post

I don't mean to hijack your thread, but I'm looking at the same decision. One of my questions was already answered, as I found the SuperNova P2 for only $10 more than the Newton R3. However, I also found an FSP Aurum Pro Gold 1200w for the same price as the SuperNova P2 ($184.99), although the P2 does get an additional %5 off. I'm assuming the P2 is the better unit, but if I need the extra juice I'll go with the FSP.

My build is planned to have an i7 4770k OCed, 2 AMD 290x in CF, and a Swiftech H220 as the CPU cooler. Those should really be the main power consuming components I believe. I used a power supply calculator that recommended ~900w with a 1.3v overclock on the CPU, the rest of the components in my rig, and %100 system load. Do y'all think the 1000w will give plenty of headroom?

Yes when you can have 3 or 4 video cards not overvolted on 1000 watts

I see no reason why you cant have 2 overvolted on 1000 watts
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Intel Core I7 6850K Gigabyte X99 Ultra Gaming EVGA GTX 1080 FTW2 Kingston HyperX DDR4 Savage 3000 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung 840 Evo WD Green WD40EZRX  WD Green WD60EZRX  WD Red WD80EFZX 8TB  
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Seagate Ironwolf Pro 10 TB LG CH12NS30 x5 Noctua NF-A14 FLX Noctua NH-D15S 
OSMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Windows 7 64 Bit Asus PG279Q LG 49UH750V 4K LED TV Corsair Gaming Strafe RGB 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
EVGA SuperNova G2 750 watt Phanteks Enthoo Luxe Roccat Kone XTD Laser Roccat Sense Metor 
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Sennheiser HD 598 Onkyo TX NR646  Harman Kardon HKTS 60 Dali Opticon Vokal 
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