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post #11 of 22
Well, so they say. And there have been no statements saying that the problem has been revised.

I trust my PSU and have no intention of buying a new one. I trus it that much that i'm putting a 8800GTX in when i get the money.

I have only heard of one OCZ GXS that has gone pop. Granted that ripple is the issue here, but i have never heard of one that has damaged components (doesn't mean that ripple doesn't occur) but i think it's quite obvious to say that it is a safe psu non the less.
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post #12 of 22
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Well, from all the comments I've heard here from owners of GXS's saying they're perfectly fine: I think its persuaded me to invest in one too.

Now, the next question is ... Will 600W be enough? Would save me quite a bit.
    
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post #13 of 22
Im very happy with mine. I had 8800 GTS in SLI with my CPU Ocd to 3.4 with no problems...

I will definitely push it this week when I get my 2nd Ultra to SLI.
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post #14 of 22
So far so good with my GameXstream, I recommend it.
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post #15 of 22
Ya the ripple goes out of the ATX 2.0 spec on high loads...puts stress on the components.
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post #16 of 22
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So what's the final verdict? Get or not?
    
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post #17 of 22
I vaguely remember reading somewhere that all FSPs have a ripple issue, and since the GameXstream is just an FSP PSU it makes sense... Is this true?
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post #18 of 22
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Yeah, the majority.
    
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post #19 of 22
Why not another brand like Seasonic or PC power and cooling?
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Price. ^^
    
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