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I am looking to upgrade my current dual power supply low rated disaster. I am looking to get around a 750w-850w psu at least silver rated as it is running 24/7 (running a 270x + a 270 and a 7870, aswell as a fx-8350). I dont have alot of money the cheaper the better but of course I want a decent psu. Any suggestions? Currently looking at the rosewill tachyon and the XFX pro750w xxx edition. But I dont think I can afford either of those. I will likely be buying this friday any suggestions appreciated biggrin.gif.
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Right here I know its not Silver but its still top tier. Or this.
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Do you need it to be modular... if not the Rosewill Capstone series is really nice... its 99.99 on amazon and is prime eligible... http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-capstone750
Or for $15 more you can get the modular version http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-capstone750

Edit: If you see something else you like but are unsure about how it might perform there is this terrific database I like to use: http://www.realhardtechx.com/index_archivos/Page541.htm
Edited by KBOMB - 3/12/14 at 2:06pm
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budget?
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EVGA SuperNova G2 750 watts will be 130$ you should spend those extra 10$
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post #6 of 21
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Originally Posted by King Lycan View Post

Right here I know its not Silver but its still top tier. Or this.
im actually using 1x650w 1x620w m12II. One makes a coil whine and the other makes a crackling noise occasionally (stops if i smack it? kinda scary) and i was hoping to upgrade efficiency. I like seasonic and i liked these psu's but im thinking of moving to maybe a super flower base or something to get away from the lower end of seasonic.
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Do you need it to be modular... if not the Rosewill Capstone series is really nice... its 99.99 on amazon and is prime eligible... http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-capstone750
Or for $15 more you can get the modular version http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-capstone750

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Capstone is nice aswell I have been thinking about that aswell. Modular would be preferred i dont have a ton of room.
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budget?

Around $100 preferred. cheaper the better of course. the higher the rating the better but of course must be a quality unit.. Im thinking the capstone might be the best option still it seems.
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

EVGA SuperNova G2 750 watts will be 130$ you should spend those extra 10$

The infamous shilka! biggrin.gif Where do I find this psu? seems sold out most places cant seem to find one.
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Originally Posted by dmfree88 View Post

The infamous shilka! biggrin.gif Where do I find this psu? seems sold out most places cant seem to find one.

Its brand new its only just hit the market so finding one might be a problem

Try the EVGA website you might have better luck there if there are any units left

Saw NCIX.com had them listed

http://products.ncix.com/detail/evga-supernova-750-g2-80-69-94405.htm

LOL they made a spelling error rully modular lol

NCIX US has it for 130$

http://www.ncixus.com/products/?sku=94405&vpn=220-G2-0750-XR&manufacture=eVGA

Same spelling error and all
Edited by shilka - 3/12/14 at 2:53pm
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Its brand new its only just hit the market so finding one might be a problem

Try the EVGA website you might have better luck there if there are any units left

Saw NCIX.com had them listed

http://products.ncix.com/detail/evga-supernova-750-g2-80-69-94405.htm

LOL they made a spelling error rully modular lol

NCIX US has it for 130$

http://www.ncixus.com/products/?sku=94405&vpn=220-G2-0750-XR&manufacture=eVGA

Same spelling error and all

haha nice. i will check it out hopefully i can get one biggrin.gif thanks for the info biggrin.gif
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post #9 of 21
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haha nice. i will check it out hopefully i can get one biggrin.gif thanks for the info biggrin.gif

They say 5-10 days and if you can wait that long you should because you dont find anything thats better anywhere near 130$
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you think its that much better then the capstone? Whys it so much better then others like xfx i mentioned? just curious?
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