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The antec model u specified.. is it good stuff?? quality wise
Yup Two Cables suggested it to me its cheap (In price), quiet, and good quality.
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I just love the good things that our local PSU expert says about it too. It makes me very happy to recommend it.
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post #13 of 17
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Yeah, very.

I will never steer you in a shady direction. It would be very unkind for me to recommend that you buy something bad, such as like an OCZ StealthXStream, or an Antec Basiq, or something else. I'll only recommend PSUs that I would be 100% confident and happy to power my sig rig with.


Nah, the TruePower New.
Yeah that's crap I mean its called StealthXStream yet it's the loudest component in my pc.
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post #14 of 17
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okaay.. so right now im gonna go for either hx650 or tpn650..any other recommendations? Im not sure what those ppl have at the place im going..so it helps to have 3-4 models.. prolly goin tomo.. I mailed the guy and he was giving me an offer on tx750.. but its not modular, not bronze and i dont need 750 since im not planning to sli or cf
    
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okaay.. so right now im gonna go for either hx650 or tpn650..any other recommendations? Im not sure what those ppl have at the place im going..so it helps to have 3-4 models.. prolly goin tomo.. I mailed the guy and he was giving me an offer on tx750.. but its not modular, not bronze and i dont need 750 since im not planning to sli or cf
And the 750W TruePower New is superior to the TX750. It kinda makes it obsolete...

But try to avoid being locked into "Bronze or better". It's like only going by brand names or something. What matters are the particular units themselves. Like how the TruePower New series is far better than the Basiq series (there's no comparison), but yet both are made by Antec. So like, it's possible to find crappy Bronze, Silver or Gold units.
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post #16 of 17
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Just bought the Antec TPN and phenom x6 1090t.. THanks for your advice two cables! Seems like a good psu.. although it isnt modular! They shud rilli call it psu with extra fittings! I dont even need the molex cables they're still there ..lol.. anyways.. i love the fan.. no noise! my previous psu used to YELL!
    
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post #17 of 17
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Just bought the Antec TPN and phenom x6 1090t.. THanks for your advice two cables! Seems like a good psu.. although it isnt modular! They shud rilli call it psu with extra fittings! I dont even need the molex cables they're still there ..lol.. anyways.. i love the fan.. no noise! my previous psu used to YELL!
Actually, it's partially modular. I said that before.

Anyway, you are very welcome. I guarantee that you'll like this power supply! Everyone I have seen on here who has one of the TPNs can't say anything bad about them, except for maybe that they're partially modular. But if they were just as modular as say the HX series, then they'd cost just as much too.
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