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Hey I just returned the new psu Corsair HX620W that I got for for my newest build because of a defect and using my old psu from another build OCZ gamestream 600W right now. I'm looking for a new psu, any ideas. So should I go modular again like the corsair that I had or not. should I get the same one and give it another try. Now I'm actually look for something with 750W+. I like the Silverstone decathlon, olympia and strider line. Also the PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad 750W and Corsair TX750W. Thanks in advance
    
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post #2 of 39
I say no. Just cut a hole by the psu and put all your cables through there.
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Depends how much stuff you got in your pc and how neat you want it to look. I love my psu being able to not hook up stuff i don't need and keep wires nice and clean.
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post #4 of 39
I went modular on my big machine but as I added onto it I ended up using every cable except one. I guess, if you are not looking to add a lot modular is best but if you are going to have a bunch of stuff to power go with a standard psu.
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post #5 of 39
modular is the way to go grab yourself a silverstone DA750 or even a DA650
    
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post #6 of 39
I went modular and im never going back to normal PSUs.
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post #7 of 39
Go Modular if your case is small and you are not going to use every wire. Even if not small case, it might make it more clear as well.

Go Non-modular if you use every single wire.

I would go modular any day though, since it is annoying maneuvering things around because the wires pop out of no where blocking me from moving parts.
    
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modular is the way to go grab yourself a silverstone DA750 or even a DA650
Microman I see you are using a Silverstone DA750, how is it, I was actually thinking about getting that until it turns out its not the standard size. Those that have an affect in you system setup . Thanks
    
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not a standard size??? i'm not sure what you mean
    
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not a standard size??? i'm not sure what you mean
Its longer then a standard psu.
    
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