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post #11 of 20
yep. 520W Corsair. Not too worry.. it delivers plenty power.
    
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post #12 of 20
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Originally Posted by Chozart View Post
yep. 520W Corsair. Not too worry.. it delivers plenty power.
Oh yeah. NOW you come back.

After Ive spent my money and can't get a new psu.

NOW YOU COME BACK - I WAS WAITING FOR YOU *cries*

WHY DID YOU LEAVE ME *runs out the room too distraut to continue or spell distruat right*
    
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post #13 of 20
Novatech are annoying as hell, my hard drive came dead, now i have to send it back, let them "inspect" it and wait for them to decide whether i deserve a new one! Why are people loving the corsair above brands that are fairly good but offer more wattage? i'm not trying to sound like a dick, i'm genuinely just curious!
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post #14 of 20
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Originally Posted by NintendoSensei View Post
Novatech are annoying as hell, my hard drive came dead, now i have to send it back, let them "inspect" it and wait for them to decide whether i deserve a new one! Why are people loving the corsair above brands that are fairly good but offer more wattage? i'm not trying to sound like a dick, i'm genuinely just curious!
They offer 50+ Amps on the 12v rail which is the most important feature of a PSU - Wattage doesnt REALLY matter.
    
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post #15 of 20
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Originally Posted by Mad_Handlez89 View Post
They offer 50+ Amps on the 12v rail which is the most important feature of a PSU - Wattage doesnt REALLY matter.
What does? I hope you aren't adding up rail maximum currents.
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post #16 of 20
I may have to search through some PSU threads for the information i need. Thanks for the info Mad_Handlez. According to Novatech, the toughpower offers 56 amps but over 4 rails. Are multi-railed PSU's at a disadvantage over single ones?
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post #17 of 20
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
What does? I hope you aren't adding up rail maximum currents.
The HX620 corsair pumps out 50A

The 520 version pumps up 40A

EDIT: Ducky - I win
    
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post #18 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mad_Handlez89 View Post
The corsair pumps out 50A
The 620w version does but the 520w (the one he is looking at) does only 40A.
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post #19 of 20
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
The 620w version does but the 520w (the one he is looking at) does only 40A.
Thats what I said look

Ok - You were right - I made a mistake, dont hurt me
    
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post #20 of 20
Thread Starter 
ok, decided. corsair 520w it is.

so power = IV, and if the voltage is constant, why does other powersupplies label higher power output while produce less amps?

NintendoSensei, why don't you go straight to the manufacture? pick a good brand (not generic) and go back to the manufacture for faulty items.
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