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So is 750w good if i want to upgrade to 98xx series card, add 2 more 500GB hard drive, blue ray dvd drive, a card reader and if i go watercooling. thanks
The OP/DA650 is more than enough for that. You are talking about using less than 300 watts on 100% full load. Probably less than 225.
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post #32 of 39
I switched to modular for my matx setup, and love it.

In my big case however it was pretty easy to hide the wires.

I'd say if you find a good deal on a quality PSU modular or not, go with it, unless you have a small case or don't like hiding wires
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post #33 of 39
Meh, it really doesn't matter.

The resistance added by modular's is negligible (unlike what the PC P&C guy was saying).

I had a modular and now have a regular, and there wasn't much of a difference. I had a lot of stuff to power so I used all of my leads, so it didn't matter. Now with my TT armor, I have an area in front of the PSU to stuff all the extra cables, so it really doesn't matter at all for me.
    
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post #34 of 39
Go Modular. Go Silverstone.
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post #35 of 39
Silverstone DA650.
This should get the job done too.
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post #36 of 39
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cool thanks, still doing my honework right now. Reading about different psu and single and multiple rail (12v)
    
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post #37 of 39
modular is bad news, want check out pc power and cooling myth's page clicky
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Modular
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Thread Starter 
Ive been reading lots of reviews and came to the conclusion of these choices:

Silverstone Decathlon DA750
Corsair CMPSU-620HX Maybe give it an other try
Corsair TX750W
Tagan TG700-BZ
PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad

...ehh what to pick, need it to power everything in my sig plus later on maybe a 98xx series card, two more 500GB hard drive, blue ray dvd drive, card reader and maybe watercooling. And need it to handle overclocking the components (video card, cpu,ram) thanks
    
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