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New PSU? for my Intel system!

post #1 of 8
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So I found a stable OC for my computer... but now it draws too much power from the PSU because whenever i get load on my video cards and cpu at the same time (gaming) my computer shuts down and reboots.

I just went through about 5 PSU calculators and they have all told me i need a 650 or above and one of them told me I need a 566w.
I was thinking of getting this PSU:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341008
what do you guys think? Do you think I need it?
Le Photon
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Le Photon
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post #2 of 8
This ones better, its $149.

LINK:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341011
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post #3 of 8
well i would deffinately get an upgrade. that psu doesn't look too bad.
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post #5 of 8
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I'm not too fond of the tiny fanned power supplies. I just wanted to hear from you guys regarding if I do need the bigger power supply. If i do then I'll take it from there.
Thanks for the help Warmech, but I couldn't bare to put that in my case
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960 EVO 950 Pro Corsair Force GT Corsair H105i 
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W10 x64 HP Omen X 35 Corsair K95 RG Platinum w/ Cherry MX Speed Corsair 1000i Platinum 
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post #6 of 8
Thread Starter 
I would definitely take the Modular OCZ over the non-modular corsair. But is OCZ a trustworthy PSU company?
sorry about the double post

I went with the Corsair PSU 750W I found it on Buy.com for 100 after rebates. HordOCP said it's a really good PSU.
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960 EVO 950 Pro Corsair Force GT Corsair H105i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W10 x64 HP Omen X 35 Corsair K95 RG Platinum w/ Cherry MX Speed Corsair 1000i Platinum 
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960 EVO 950 Pro Corsair Force GT Corsair H105i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W10 x64 HP Omen X 35 Corsair K95 RG Platinum w/ Cherry MX Speed Corsair 1000i Platinum 
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post #7 of 8
OCZ is a trustworthy PSU company. OCZ 780W is modular PSU but the Corsair 750TX is better than OCZ 780W.
post #8 of 8
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Awesome, thanks! I got the Corsair!
Le Photon
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960 EVO 950 Pro Corsair Force GT Corsair H105i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W10 x64 HP Omen X 35 Corsair K95 RG Platinum w/ Cherry MX Speed Corsair 1000i Platinum 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 750D Logitech G900 Steel Series Asus Xonar Essence STX 
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Le Photon
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Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
960 EVO 950 Pro Corsair Force GT Corsair H105i 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
W10 x64 HP Omen X 35 Corsair K95 RG Platinum w/ Cherry MX Speed Corsair 1000i Platinum 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
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