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Hello, I'm currently in the market for a power supply to power a AMD Deneb and a Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 SP216 and a WD Green 640GB. I decided to go for a recertified HDD since it is basically new... and I figure I'd save cash so I could get a SeaSonic instead of going Young Year on the PSU. Is... this any good http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16817151093
Because newegg reviews like "this psu is real gangsta, it boosted my fps to 45.333338. any good gangsta should get it yo" do not help.
post #2 of 10
lolseasalt.

The SeaSonic is an excellent PSU for your build, go for it.

But ignore those reviews on newegg, they are a load of bs.
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lolseasalt.

The SeaSonic is an excellent PSU for your build, go for it.

But ignore those reviews on newegg, they are a load of bs.
Yeah I figured when I found out gangs use Seasonics. They must be top-notch. Are you sure 520W is enough power for a GTX 260 SP216? Augh, I will get it any way. You sound smart.
Edited by james_rich - 12/23/10 at 9:36pm
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Seasalt :O

A GTX 260 could work on a 400-450w let alone a 520w, so you are fine.
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Seasalt, I lol'd.
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Yeah I figured when I found out gangs use Seasonics. They must be top-notch. Are you sure 520W is enough power for a GTX 260 SP216? Augh, I will get it any way. You sound smart.
You could power a GTX 580 on it (no overclocking). Yes you are fine.
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You could power a GTX 580 on it (no overclocking). Yes you are fine.
Thats pretty good, if I ever decide to sell my GTX 260 and get something better I won't have to upgrade my psu!
post #8 of 10
Oklahoma Wolf at JG liked it so much, he gave it top score (you'll rarely see a 9.7 on that site).

http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...Story&reid=185

So it's a winner.
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Yeah I figured when I found out gangs use Seasonics. They must be top-notch. Are you sure 520W is enough power for a GTX 260 SP216? Augh, I will get it any way. You sound smart.
Da'wwwwwwww





Quote:
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You could power a GTX 580 on it (no overclocking). Yes you are fine.
I'm willing to wager that this PSU could handle a GTX 580 and i7 overclocked no problem.
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HELLO
im running sig rig with S12 M12 is the modular version of S12
seasonic
hardware secrets managed to draw 590w from it
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