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post #11 of 21
Yeah, those are pretty low amps. I would HIGHLY recommend spending another $10-15 bucks and getting a higher quality PSU.
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post #12 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by d3mig0d View Post
Yeah, those are pretty low amps. I would HIGHLY recommend spending another $10-15 bucks and getting a higher quality PSU.
Such as this if you are budget restricted.
18/18 on the 12V rails should be good for power. And only $15 more.
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post #13 of 21
This Corsair is a very good power supply you can get for $90 after Google checkout. It should be enough. (18+18+18)
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post #14 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by numlock2.0 View Post
This Corsair is a very good power supply you can get for $90 after Google checkout. It should be enough. (18+18+18)
Good find! I take my recommendation of the Silverstone back in favor of that.
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post #15 of 21
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This Corsair is a very good power supply you can get for $90 after Google checkout. It should be enough. (18+18+18)
Yes, if at all possible, get this one. This is a very high quality PSU. Many users on this forum speak very highly of it.
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Okay ill try to get a 600W then but there's one problem my hard drive has Sata and i would need a 5-pin SATA Connector.
 
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post #18 of 21
Get a FSP bluestorm 500w psu, i have on and it runs like a champ, so it will be plenty.
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post #19 of 21
Quote:
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That's the powersupply I use, and yes it's plenty.
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post #20 of 21
You can get a much cheaper powersupply than those suggested if you aren't planning on going SLI. This 450 watt FSP will have no problem powering your system with a 8800GTS in it. It is a very high quality powersupply for the money and it frequently goes on sale. Same PSU I have in my system.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817104954
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