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post #11 of 27
Nothing wrong with going bigger if it fits in your budget.
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post #12 of 27
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lol thats tru, and idk yet about the budget I have to wait till friday and see how much I have. Just curious tho has anyone ever tried the OCZ power supplies? http://www.circuitcity.com/ssm/OCZ-6...oductDetail.do
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post #13 of 27
go for more wattage, but why 320 gts?
    
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post #14 of 27
running 2 of the new GTS cards + a quad + 8 120mm fans off of this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341002

reliable psu, like $90 after rebate.
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post #15 of 27
The lower wattage OCZs <600W are pretty good. They don't suffer too much from the ripple problem. Above that, they steadily get worse the higher you go up in wattage. The 700W has out of spec ripple on very high loads (but most people don't work the psu enough to get that high anyway). Still, I would choose the Corsairs over the Game/StealthXstreams any day, but generally they aren't bad at all.
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post #16 of 27
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Originally Posted by shinji2k View Post
The lower wattage OCZs <600W are pretty good. They don't suffer too much from the ripple problem. Above that, they steadily get worse the higher you go up in wattage. The 700W has out of spec ripple on very high loads (but most people don't work the psu enough to get that high anyway). Still, I would choose the Corsairs over the Game/StealthXstreams any day, but generally they aren't bad at all.
His system shouldn't load it enought to get into the ripple issues. But yeah, check out jonnyguru for reviews on a lot of PSUs

the OCZ 700w review:
http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...=Story&reid=24
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post #17 of 27
I would just the the 750TX linskingdom suggested. Will power your Sli and a lot more. the best you'll get for under 100. I dont really like the OCZ PSUs now.
post #18 of 27
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o gotcha and for all further questions I did get a awesome deal on the 8800GTS's so they were cheaper than one 8800gt g92 but offer the performance (combined) higher than a single 8800 ultra for 140$
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post #19 of 27
Could anyone comment on this?

20 ams on rail 1, 18 amps on rail 2. 600 watts total. Think that ting can push two 8800GT's?
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pc power & cooling 610w
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...cooling%2b610w
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