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post #1 of 30
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my local computer supplier, have 2 PSU i'm interested in getting...

OCZ GameXStream 1010W and PC Power 1000W. i'm not sure which is better...

the only main different i know is the price.

OCZ is $285.88 and the PC Power is $468.88 =S
post #2 of 30
Haha.. that is funny to me. OCZ recently bought PC Power & Cooling.

The better power supply is the PC Power, but for the price difference, I would have to go with the OCZ.
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the PCp&c is WAY to loud to even consider buying i would go for the OCZ
    
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For the money, the OCZ.
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post #5 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gear853 View Post
my local computer supplier, have 2 PSU i'm interested in getting...

OCZ GameXStream 1010W and PC Power 1000W. i'm not sure which is better...

the only main different i know is the price.

OCZ is $285.88 and the PC Power is $468.88 =S
What are you going to use on it?
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post #6 of 30
Go with the pc power.. My vote.
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post #7 of 30
For one, you are getting ripped off with the price of the OCZ. Two, I wouldn't get either of them. The OCZ is a poor choice of 1kW psus and the PC P&C is overpriced and very loud. Corsair, Thermaltake, Silverstone, Ultra and more have better offerings at better prices.

edit- Not that all OCZ 1kW psus are bad, the EliteXStemes and the ProXStreams are actually pretty nice.
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post #8 of 30
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Quote:
Originally Posted by shinji2k View Post
edit- Not that all OCZ 1kW psus are bad, the EliteXStemes and the ProXStreams are actually pretty nice.
the store does sell a ProXStreams 1000W too. $308.88

i plan to have 2x9600GT. Q6600, and 4gig of ram. =o

if that helps. ^^
post #9 of 30
Who cares about noise, just get the PcP&C or a Tagan PipeRock series PSU.
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post #10 of 30
No need for a 1kW psu with that setup. A good 600W would be recommended.
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