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Enermax Liberty or OCZ Modstream

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the local store has both of these on sale and a couple more that arent worth mentioning and i'm wondering which one would be better worth the price.

Enermax Liberty 500w: $105.99
OCZ Modstream 450w: $78.99
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post #2 of 5
Modstream is for looks .. the powerstream has much more stable rails. I put the liberty in a friends system and it runs ROCK solid no joke. I have a PowerStream 600w in this system and it rocks.

I heard the modular cables are really stiff. Don't reccomend it!

So 1 vote for liberty
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The ModStreams are not that good.

so that Liberty would be better.
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i had a bad experience with my Enermax Whisper II 535W SLI certified PSU...

I'd go with the OCZ. Or, if you wanna pump out a bit more money, get the Silverstone Strider 600W. I just bought one (used) to replace my Enermax PSU and i love it. lots of power, awesome look, very easy moddable cable system with wrapped wires. 4 12v rails!!! talk about stable,

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817163109
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I've heard about others with problems with those Whispers. I would still go with the Liberty if that's the price you're looking for. The other ones are just a bit pricey. I believe in good PSUs but 600w his build is overkill. I have heard problems when SLIing with the silverstones as well.
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