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I am not concerned about the Platinum number or 80 plus... what I was looking at specifically was the DSP. Looking at EVGA doesn't give me the info I wanted via DSP. If there is another company that can provide similar or the same features at DSP, I will definitely investigate more.

Yeah only looking at using 1 GPU.
850 watts is overkill for a single GPU unless you are going to do some extreme overclocking.

And the software thing is a huge gimmick and its not all that reliable or accurate.
You are better off without software and that will let you save a huge amount.
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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

850 watts is overkill for a single GPU unless you are going to do some extreme overclocking.

And the software thing is a huge gimmick and its not all that reliable or accurate.
You are better off without software and that will let you save a huge amount.

i am looking for a really good OC on air. We assume Pascal will be the same or better power utilization and I may at a later date add a second card for 4k.

As for the huge savings, I don't see it... and a $9 saving hell that is a pack of smokes.

EVGA SuperNOVA P2 850W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $178.59 Amazon

Corsair AX860iW 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $187.98 Newegg

hell even non-digital which is a $20 savings over EVGA
Corsair AX860W 80+ Platinum Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply $156.98 Newegg

Convince me why and how EVGA is the better choice over Corsair...I have used many of Corsair PSU's without fail.


EDIT

here is the link from your Sig and his reviews...
http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=Story4&reid=444

http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=Story3&reid=317

now at one time yeah when the Corsair was $40-50 more than I could possibly agree the EVGA may have been a better choice, but after readings the reviews and reading the actual test results, Corsair looks to be just as good if not better than EVGA, and the ripple on the 12v for EVGA is quite noticable vs the ripple of the Corsair.
Edited by bratas - 10/6/15 at 4:52pm
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I actually just unboxed my AX860i and man. The build quality and packaging are top notch. So glad I made the move to buy this smile.gif




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With triple 1440p 144hz monitors and newer games, one gpu isn't going to cut it.
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With triple 1440p 144hz monitors and newer games, one gpu isn't going to cut it.

Glad to know...thanks
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Even 2x GPU´s cant do 3x 1440P monitors at a 144 HZ if you want every detail in your game set to max and 144 FPS.
Hell even a single 1440P monitor at a 144 MHz takes a lot of GPU power to run.

And you misunderstood the ripple graph on the AXi if its the JG review you looked at.
I know why you think it looks flatter but you have misunderstood and i can explain why you misunderstood.

And the P2 is cheaper then the AXi you just said that yourself.
Edited by shilka - 10/7/15 at 8:25am
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