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hah i replied in the wrong thread...

so what do u think of this one
this is what i have

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817165024

Get a new unit, please.
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im about to go to Fry's today and buy the 8800GT and a new PSU.. can u guys recommend anything ?
500 ? 600 ?

i'd like cheap(er..)
60-70-80
http://shop2.frys.com/category/Outpo...r+Supplies/ATX
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Originally Posted by nickbunyun View Post
im about to go to Fry's today and buy the 8800GT and a new PSU.. can u guys recommend anything ?
500 ? 600 ?

i'd like cheap(er..)
60-70-80
http://shop2.frys.com/category/Outpo...r+Supplies/ATX
OCZ StealthXStreme 600W... very good PSU and cheap.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341010

http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/451/1
Edited by wiggy2k7 - 5/27/08 at 11:31am
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I'd recommend getting a good branded PSU, and also, turn you AA down to 4x, as it will prevent frame drops to 15-20 ALOT, and you won't see such a difference in quality
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can u guys tell me some brand names ? im really clueless about PSU's.

im looking at this
http://shop2.frys.com/product/480680...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

sounds like a good deal.. but if you guys say its worth it i might go with this
http://shop2.frys.com/product/540792...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

tho im not 100%..
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Originally Posted by nickbunyun View Post
can u guys tell me some brand names ? im really clueless about PSU's.

im looking at this
http://shop2.frys.com/product/480680...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

sounds like a good deal.. but if you guys say its worth it i might go with this
http://shop2.frys.com/product/540792...H:MAIN_RSLT_PG

tho im not 100%..
http://www.compusa.com/applications/...1&Sku=B52-3004

Thats the BFG 1 for $50, not saying you should get that 1 but its cheaper from that site
Edited by wiggy2k7 - 5/27/08 at 12:15pm
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Any corsair brand PSU would do
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post #18 of 19
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what do u think of the BFG one ? im gettin a BFG video card.. and the BFG PSU is SLI ready... nad its 650 watt...

psfff... wow.. all CompUSA's in GA are closed.. so nvm.
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i might order that one..
but does the fan stay UPward or downwards???
how would it work in my case? :-/
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