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post #21 of 26
Provantage is a good store to work with, just as good as Newegg. Buy.com can be a little questionable sometimes. The problem with Newegg is they like to mark up PSUs so they are rarely the best place to buy PSUs (apart from the occasional deal). The Corsair tx750 is a good PSU, if not a bit overkill for your setup.

If you didn't plan on OCing, I would say you would be fine with a 9600 and a 4850 with your Antec. If you wanted to be ready for 4850 crossfire, the Corsair vx550 is good with no OCing. If you planned on OCing, step up to the 550 for one 4850 and the 650 for 2. The thing to remember is you can't buy too big of a PSU, so buy the biggest capacity you can afford since a few dollars extra now can prevent you from having to upgrade in the future. But you also don't need to waste money on a PSU you would never utilize completely like the 750 (unless you do like 4870 crossfire).

Also, I'm having trouble trying to confirm if the M3A32-MVP Deluxe will run with just the 4-pin. If all else fails, it won't hurt to try it with the Antec and then get a new PSU if it doesn't boot.

edit: I'm almost certain the M3A32-MVP Deluxe will run with the 4-pin so would be ok with the Antec if you decided to stick with it.
Edited by shinji2k - 7/7/08 at 8:09pm
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post #22 of 26
K i will look up provantage. and give them a try.

I may go with 750 cause i am a pusher. lol and if i ever build past this rig again (from ground up) i may need it being a gamer and all. Besides im addicted to seeing what i can do.

If the mvp does boot with the 430w antec. you think only two cores on cpu would run? lol Or just be so low it would be unstable cause it is trying to spread volts for all four. Because i just wanna make sure my parts work before 30 day return is up. I can always shop some more for a psu. you know?
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post #23 of 26
The 9600 is only a 95W part and at stock speeds should have no problem being powered by the Antec since there are many 95W dual cores that run with a 4-pin just fine. The 8-pin is necessary with OCing since power consumption can increase dramatically with quads and it's a good idea to have with the new 140W Phenoms. It's really up to you. The tx750 is one of the better PSUs out there and at these prices, it's hard not to get one .
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post #24 of 26
I know it. At the same time I dont need to spend anymore now. I hate that. lol!

I'll try the antec or another i have around, make sure my new stuff works, and be careful as to when i spend more. lol!!

Ugh.

Thx for the help man! i really appreciate it! alot. I've learned today lol.

And props for one of my fav anime, Trigun!
Edited by Anti!! - 7/7/08 at 8:37pm
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Glad I could help.

Trigun is a good one. Although I've forgotten half of what happens since it's been a while since I've seen it.
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Its especially hard when adult swim used to mix it up so much with which episode they played lol. But never the less a classic to me.

Well goonight new fellow pc builder.
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