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post #11 of 35
well for around $50 bucks, its kind of hard to find something much better.

These Psus are going to be the best:

Mr johnnyguru thinks rosewill psu's are okay:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817182017

but me personally, from my experience i fare otherwise

but for $50 bucks, its hard to find something good, that xclio psu is no longer $50 bucks, but you can get: (59.99 but after rebate $35)
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817153052

which isn't too much better than the hiper
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post #12 of 35
i would go for a stronger PSU just to be safe. O and wouldnt that processor bottleneck.......just asking.
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post #13 of 35
bottlenecking -----> click the link in my sig about bottle necking.
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post #14 of 35
OOOOOH i see...nice read...well in that case your system will run flawlessly go ahead and by that........and that said i think im going to by a 8800gts for my system.I still think you should get a stronger PSU just to be safe with no worries.
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post #15 of 35
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So are we on agree-al to umm, keep the 480w psu?
post #16 of 35
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Originally Posted by Odyn View Post
So are we on agree-al to umm, keep the 480w psu?
im sure we agree that the 480 watt psu will work, but it does bring a little concern to our minds. its not a major issue. we just recommend more power.

but hey why not the thermaltake 500watt for $35?
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post #17 of 35
Throw an extra $20 at the MB and get a 7050 series, it will provide good OCing for that X2 3600+. The MB can reach 3G speeds but the retail 3600+ HSF may not be able to cool it, but you;ll still likely get 2.8G out of it.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16813138061

BTW, the Hyper 480 is a good PS that should handle the system your building.
    
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post #18 of 35
i agree get the thermaltake 500 watt....but if your buget is really tight go ahead with the 480 watt...but only temp.
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post #19 of 35
thats realy one of the worste cpu gpu combination ever,
my 3700+ wont even take full advantage of my 7900GTX at 2.6Ghz,
and a 3700+ realy handles games much faster then a dual core 3600+ realy think about getting an 3700+ or an opty and oc that if u want to use the gfx card a new 3700+ is realy a bargen
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post #20 of 35
Get the Hiper 580w. Also i'de reccomend a better CPU.
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