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post #1 of 22
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So I recently upgraded my machine to the specs you can read below. The only problem is that I am sick of hearing my comp from across the house. Everything in it, is pretty silent except for the power supply which sounds like a jet engine always. I have to be honest, right now I'm on a Apple G5 tower, and that is how I wanted the aesthetics of my comp to look like. Only thing is that this tower isn't blaring out exhaust noise.

Basically, can someone point me to a good quite power supply for my system?

Thank you.
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post #2 of 22
What PSU do you have now? Many high-end PSUs are relatively quiet now. Probably quieter than a 8800GTX fan even.
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post #3 of 22
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SIlverstone/ SST-ST65ZF/ 650-Watt/ ATX/Dual 80mm Fan/ SATA-Ready/ PCI-E-Ready/ QUad 12V/ 20/24-Pin/ Power Supply/ SLI Ready
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post #4 of 22
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Originally Posted by mikeguy3086 View Post
SIlverstone/ SST-ST65ZF/ 650-Watt/ ATX/Dual 80mm Fan/ SATA-Ready/ PCI-E-Ready/ QUad 12V/ 20/24-Pin/ Power Supply/ SLI Ready
I have that one... and gotta say, it really IS loud.

Say 37dBa at load.
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post #5 of 22
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817256017

A single rail design with 60A on the 12v. This is my next upgrade.
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post #6 of 22
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thats good and all, but is it silent?
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post #7 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by mikeguy3086 View Post
SIlverstone/ SST-ST65ZF/ 650-Watt/ ATX/Dual 80mm Fan/ SATA-Ready/ PCI-E-Ready/ QUad 12V/ 20/24-Pin/ Power Supply/ SLI Ready
What's your price range on a new one?
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post #8 of 22
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pretty much it doesn't matter. I am just trying to build myself a very proficient machine.
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post #9 of 22
PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad $199.99

PC Power & Cooling Silencer 610 $149.99

Either of these would work, there are probably cheaper ones though.
post #10 of 22
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thanks, well my thing isnt even price, its quality, my machine is basically for graphic intensive work. print, 3d, motion, video...that type of work. and of course play, lol.
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