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All three of these OCZ PSUs: The GameXStream 700, GameXStream 600, and the StealthXStream 600 all have four 12v rails with 18amps each. So how can the 700 watt one actually put out more power than the 600 watt one?

That also leads me into my second question... Is the StealthXStream a good PSU (It's cheaper than the GameXStream that's why I'm asking)?
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I have an OCZ GameXtream 600 and have serve me very well. Don't fall for the multiple rails. A better PSU is one that can give you most of the amps in a single rail

Olympias are really good
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I know, but I'm inquiring about the difference between the three
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the 600W GAmeXStream delivers 44A max load on the 12V rails, while the 700W version delivers 50A.

The GameXSTream is identical to the FSP Epsilon. These specs used to be on the FSP website.

Personally, I would stay away from these PSUs. They're ok, but have a ripple issue on the 12V rails at high loads.

The Silverstone Olympia's suggested before would indeed be my pick.
    
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They're also more expensive

Thanks for the info though
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This is a physics question. Has to do with which components are taking the power...
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