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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151120&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=6146846&SID=d3n9ho7uajs0

Its on sale for 100 bux after a rebate and coupon code. I am upgrading to a GTX 770 or 780 probably this summer and calculated the wattage to be around 500 so this one is plenty and lets me go sli down the road to drive my new 1440p monitor.
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Yes the EVGA SuperNova G2 has better ripple and is 120$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817438017

Also note that some of the Seasonic Platinum units can have coil whine
Edited by shilka - 4/9/14 at 2:33pm
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817151120&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=6146846&SID=d3n9ho7uajs0

Its on sale for 100 bux after a rebate and coupon code. I am upgrading to a GTX 770 or 780 probably this summer and calculated the wattage to be around 500 so this one is plenty and lets me go sli down the road to drive my new 1440p monitor.

Nope, not really.
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Yes the EVGA SuperNova G2 has better ripple and is 120$ http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817438017

Also note that some of the Seasonic Platinum units can have coil whine

Guess I didn't notice this one on sale or maybe I saw the G2 and mistook it for a Seasonic G series. Ok the EVGA is now the front runner ty shilka
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Both are very good the Seasonic has tiny bit better efficiency and voltage regulation, but the EVGA has better ripple and it has a bigger fan if that matters 140mm vs 120mm on the Seasonic
Edited by shilka - 4/10/14 at 2:08pm
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Ok I Am pulling the trigger on the supernova. thanks for the help
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