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Poll Results: Which PSU do you recommend?

 
  • 100% (3)
    SeaSonic SS-750KM3 750W
  • 0% (0)
    EVGA SuperNOVA NEX 750
  • 0% (0)
    XFX P1-850B-BEFX 850W
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post #11 of 15
No, Tachyon's based on the older Super Flower Golden King, which is a small step below the current Leadex from the company. Leadex is comparable to Seasonic KM3. Golden King is great but not as good. A few more steps down is the EVGA NEX G (the EVGA G2 and P2 are Leadex and much better).

Skylake + two GTX 780s on 750W should be fine without heavy overvolting.
post #12 of 15
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Originally Posted by mikeaj View Post

No, Tachyon's based on the older Super Flower Golden King, which is a small step below the current Leadex from the company. Leadex is comparable to Seasonic KM3. Golden King is great but not as good. A few more steps down is the EVGA NEX G (the EVGA G2 and P2 are Leadex and much better).

Skylake + two GTX 780s on 750W should be fine without heavy overvolting.

I think the only difference was that the older version of the Super Flowers weren't quite 80+...I think they said it was, but in real testing it was in the high 70's. The new stuff is running above 80+ efficiency.

It was still built with strong beefy components.
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post #13 of 15
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Thanks for the input guys.

I decided to go with this one.
While I originally wanted a future proof PSU, I realized I need one in my current rig when I sell it. rolleyes.gif

So I'll be getting a completely different PSU when I do my new build.
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post #14 of 15
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Thanks for the input guys.

I decided to go with this one.
While I originally wanted a future proof PSU, I realized I need one in my current rig when I sell it. rolleyes.gif

So I'll be getting a completely different PSU when I do my new build.
Very good choice, can't go wrong with it.
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Very good choice, can't go wrong with it.

I agree despite its age Super Flower Golden King is still pretty good
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