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post #11 of 17
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Stay far away from that
http://www.overclock.net/t/1455892/why-you-should-not-buy-a-corsair-rm-psu

I hate that series
Seriously? I mean is it that bad? You make it sound like the thing isnt going to work at all. Im no expert, but I mean come on. It cant be that bad.
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post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by Agoniizing View Post

Seriously? I mean is it that bad? You make it sound like the thing isnt going to work at all. Im no expert, but I mean come on. It cant be that bad.

Its not outright bad its not worse in every area and they want more money for it then all the others that are better

Normally i dont like doing it but i think yout best bet is the XFX XTR 650 watts

On paper its an improved and modified Seasonic G

But since there are no reviews of it yet i cant give you any details

And i dont like giving recommending a PSU i dont know

So its your own risk and you will be a lab rat and test subject

It might be a great PSU or it could have some hiden flaw no one knows
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post #13 of 17
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Its not outright bad its not worse in every area and they want more money for it then all the others that are better

Normally i dont like doing it but i think yout best bet is the XFX XTR 650 watts

On paper its an improved and modified Seasonic G

But since there are no reviews of it yet i cant give you any details

And i dont like giving recommending a PSU i dont know

So its your own risk and you will be a lab rat and test subject

It might be a great PSU or it could have some hiden flaw no one knows
Will the 650W be enough?
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post #14 of 17
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Originally Posted by Agoniizing View Post

Will the 650W be enough?

Yes it will

Unless you want to overvolt your video cards
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post #15 of 17
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Yes it will

Unless you want to overvolt your video cards
Well I have both of my 660 tis overvolted lol
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post #16 of 17
How much overvolted? Clocks and voltage? I forget which Nvidia cards these days have restrictive power and/or voltage limits and which do not.

I don't think you have much to be concerned about unless you're pulling more from these than GTX 770s and running CPU and GPU stress tests simultaneously 24/7. Without overvolting the cards you'd have a whole lot of extra room; there's just some possibility of concern if you are.


Actually, just grab this XFX Black Edition 750W for $106 shipped (before $20 rebate):
http://us.ncix.com/products/?sku=78946&promoid=1221

That's the newer BE so Seasonic KM3 based. It's similar to Cooler Master V and the Seasonic version but with a worse fan. This:
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/XFX-PRO-750-W-Black-Edition-Full-Modular-Power-Supply-Review/1695

edit: wow, XFX / Seasonic was playing a bit loose with the overpower protection (or OCP or however it would be implemented here to shut off full load). 951.4 W and 48.8 C before a 750 W unit shut off. I guess if it's still in spec...
Edited by mikeaj - 1/7/14 at 5:57pm
post #17 of 17
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Originally Posted by Agoniizing View Post

Thanks for the reply but thats out of my budget

Wait til the V700 goes on sale again. I just got one from Amazon at the beginning of Jan for $125.
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