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had a qtec 450watt it cost me £15 which is what $25 to $30 Theyre cheap mine had 16amps on the 12v line
    
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Originally Posted by allanmonaghan View Post
had a qtec 450watt it cost me £15 which is what $25 to $30 Theyre cheap mine had 16amps on the 12v line
You can get an Ultra PSU for about the same or less. I would trust them over Q-tec any day.
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post #13 of 18
it appears to be a bomb disguised in PSU form...
Damn transformers...more than meets the eye...*****.

Get a fortron sparkle! They're cheap AND good.

Seasonic is the best PSU for any money really...so since it's so cheap, look for one of those.
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post #14 of 18
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You can get an Ultra PSU for about the same or less. I would trust them over Q-tec any day.
yeah that would have been good at the time but i was a noob back then...didnt really understand computers...funnily enough that psu was what took my last rig ...just didnt switch on one day...athlon xp3200, msi something motherboard, gig of ram and a nvidia 6600gt gone in a flash...or rather a pop with an unpleasant aftersmell
    
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the site doesnt list the amperage that it can push. Ive never heard of that brand before so im guessing they arent good.
hey!.... I was about to say that!

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I did a massive google search... and sadly..



*cries*

Thanks guys.


I'm not rich
Ahh man. I wasn't taking a shot at you like that. It's just that it sucks to see people cheap out on the PSU in a nice rig. Think about it like this, would you rather have a GTX and a cheap PSU that is going to take the entire rig out ina matter of months?, or get a 320MB GTS for much less and get an uber l33t PSU that won't fail on you until you physically abuse it?

And even then.. it might work if you're a sissy.
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post #17 of 18
remeber he is in a foreign contry (ok not USA like most of US) so brands might be different.
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post #18 of 18
If you don't have the money to buy a good PSU, then you don't have the money to be building a quality computer. Either save up more, or cut back on other components. If your PSU blows up, who cares how good the rest of your stuff is?

And why does that piece of crap have 3 fans? My 650 watt silverstone only has 1. There's no reason to for a PSU to have more then 1 fan.
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