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which do you all think I should get? the PC Power and Cooling is 80 plus certified, the corsair is not. Corsair also has 3 +12V Rails and the PC Power and Cooling has 1 +12V Rails. If that makes any difference I'm not sure. Although I think I heard somewhere that one is best. Not too sure though.

PC Power & Cooling S610EPS EPS12V 610W Continuous @ 40°C Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, cUL, CE, CB, TUV
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16817703005

CORSAIR CMPSU-520HX ATX12V v2.2 and EPS12V 2.91 520W Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, CUL, CE, CB, FCC Class B, TUV, CCC, C-tick
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139001
You shouldn't have to worry about all that. This one or one like it should be plenty IMO.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817182030
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post #32 of 49
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From what I've read though, Rosewill is a tier 5 psu. Not recommended.
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post #33 of 49
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From what I've read though, Rosewill is a tier 5 psu. Not recommended.
I see where your concern is. However all I've ever used is Ultra, a tier 5 brand, and I've never had a problem with my PSU. Even running SLI with my previous system.

Ultra x-series 550W
2x Geforce 7600GS

I personally don't think it means anything unless you are going to do some serious overclocking and/or moding. Just read the 190 reviews on it. I base all my purchases on the reviews. 85% are 5 rating that PSU.
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post #34 of 49
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Hey does come with a fan as well. Forgive me for being noob. I think it does but just trying to make sure. Looks pretty huge.

Tuniq Tower 120 P4 & K8 CPU Cooler
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835154001
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post #35 of 49
Yep the tuniq comes with a fan and those two PSU's you listed are both high quality and they will allow for upgrades. But in terms of price/performance this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...9004&Tpk=550VX is still king. Single rail and $50 dollars cheaper.

About the size of the heatsink, yea its huge but it fits the cm690 and it is one of the best air coolers around and it is the best air cooler in terms of price/performance.
post #36 of 49
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Hey should I buy a heatsink/fan if I'm not exactly sure if i will be overclocking my cpu or not. I might play with it a little. Nothing to extreme though. What you think? By the way is the e6750 fine for gaming or should i still look around for a e8400? I will also look into ur psu, looks good to me though.
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post #37 of 49
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Hey is this a good hard drive? Western Digital 320 gb 16 mb cache 7200 rpm for 75 dollars or should I go with seagates 320 gb hard drive with perpendicular recording technology. "Not sure what that is."
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post #38 of 49
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Hey is this a good hard drive? Western Digital 320 gb 16 mb cache 7200 rpm for 75 dollars or should I go with seagates 320 gb hard drive with perpendicular recording technology. "Not sure what that is."
Get the Seagate - the Perp. 7200.10/7200.11 is the creap of the crop for Seagate

for WD, its their AAKs drives which cost a considerable amount more
    
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post #39 of 49
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Alright. By the way, how many fans come with the cooler master 690? And should I use them or buy a couple from newegg.
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post #40 of 49
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Alright. By the way, how many fans come with the cooler master 690? And should I use them or buy a couple from newegg.
Mine came with 3.

Dont use them. THey dont move any air at all..... Id be surprized if it was more than 30 CFM.......

Im gonna use mine to cool an external HDD or Mod my router to overclock it
    
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