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So.... its bad if I buy the XTR? I am confused if it is a rebranded G-series and it has a 5 year warranty whats wrong? I want the fully modular as I am already spoiled with it.
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So.... its bad if I buy the XTR? I am confused if it is a rebranded G-series and it has a 5 year warranty whats wrong? I want the fully modular as I am already spoiled with it.

its a modified seasonic Gseries which means XFX could have cheaped out on components
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post #23 of 91
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So.... its bad if I buy the XTR? I am confused if it is a rebranded G-series and it has a 5 year warranty whats wrong? I want the fully modular as I am already spoiled with it.

Well, what he was saying is that it is at it's heart a G-series SeaSonic but it has been modified to add a few things, and it has not been fully determined if anything else has been modded which could ruin the PSU's quality.
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Its not that i think its bad i just wont recommend anything i have not seen the inside of

I already made the mistake of recommending the NZXT HALE 82 V2 before i knew how it was

Turned out it was a turd so i will never again recommend anything before a pro has taken one apart

In a way i am responsible for what i recommend which is why i like to know 100% what i recommend

Not to know anything but recommend it anyway is irresponsible
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post #26 of 91
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-hive750

Rosewill HIVE 750 is on the OCN recommended PSU list and is only $85. I have one and have used it to power heavily overclocked 7950 crossfire and 290 crossfire

Its semi-modular (mb + 8 pin power is permanent) and has flat cables which I like better than my Seasonic x-1050
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Its not that i think its bad i just wont recommend anything i have not seen the inside of

I already made the mistake of recommending the NZXT HALE 82 V2 before i knew how it was

Turned out it was a turd so i will never again recommend anything before a pro has taken one apart

In a way i am responsible for what i recommend which is why i like to know 100% what i recommend

Not to know anything but recommend it anyway is irresponsible

Okay so Wattage wise I will be perfectly fine with this one? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151119
post #28 of 91
For one card yes, or pay the same price and get a OCN recommended Rosewill HIVE 750 that can run crossfire/sli

http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies
post #29 of 91
Seasonic G series are great power supplies! Very happy with my G-650. Very good bang for your buck, semi modular (only the 24 pin, 8 pin and 1 pci-e 8/6 with 2 ends on it).
Edited by THEStorm - 1/15/14 at 5:15pm
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Okay so Wattage wise I will be perfectly fine with this one? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151119

Yes other then a few that was DOA the G series is pretty much without any flaws
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