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Anyone know about the modular Toughpower 650w? I think it's this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817153040
Is it built by CWT like the other toughpowers?

J/w because I came across a guy selling one locally.

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Originally Posted by mumyoryu View Post
Anyone know about the modular Toughpower 650w? I think it's this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817153040
Is it built by CWT like the other toughpowers?

J/w because I came across a guy selling one locally.
Yes, but if I remember right, that's one of the models of Toughpower's with bad caps in them.

IE, the older they are the worse they get.
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Originally Posted by mumyoryu View Post
Anyone know about the modular Toughpower 650w? I think it's this one: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817153040
Is it built by CWT like the other toughpowers?

J/w because I came across a guy selling one locally.
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Yes, but if I remember right, that's one of the models of Toughpower's with bad caps in them.

IE, the older they are the worse they get.
They are your standard CWT PSH models. Caps are usually a mixture of Samxon and Hitachi. Here's a review of the same thing with a different fan. As long as it's less than ~$80 or so it's a good deal. If not, I would look for something else like an Antec TP-650.
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Thanks guys . I may just bite at it as he only wants $50 for it; as long as it's in decent condition

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Anything Dynapower USA is bad.
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Nice to see updates for new power supplies and prices.
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I heard Ultra PSUs burn easily is this true?? By the way for an extra 100USD would u buy an Ultra X3 1600W over an Ultra X3 1000W???

What about the 400USD above range???
Edited by Ocram - 10/18/09 at 9:59am
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I heard Ultra PSUs burn easily is this true?? By the way for an extra 100USD would u buy an Ultra X3 1600W over an Ultra X3 1000W???

What about the 400USD above range???
1600watt will only work on select outlets in the US.

And You would not even 1600watt unless you planned to power a few different machines off of the same PSU.

For that matter Ultra x3's 1000w is overkill most of the time.

If you are looking at those, I would grab an Ultra x3 800watt or a newer PSU like the Seasonic X-Series or Corsair HX750/850.

It would help to know your system specs to better analyze what PSU you would need.
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post #169 of 6730
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ocram View Post
I heard Ultra PSUs burn easily is this true?? By the way for an extra 100USD would u buy an Ultra X3 1600W over an Ultra X3 1000W???

What about the 400USD above range???
You would be quite happy running a Corsair HX1000 $189.00 after mail in rebate or Enermax Evolution 1050 $229.99 final price no rebates.
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I am looking to replace my pcp&c 860w power supply to something less loud. I recently went on a silent computer spree and am looking to get a new power supply that will be silent any recommendations. I need one that could handle my gtx 285 with the possibility to upgrade to a 5870x2 later. The power supply im looking at is the antec CP series the one with the replaceable 120mm fan just throw a noctua on it and bam silent. The only problem with that is its not ATX so it wont fit in many cases.
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