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500 - 700W PSU - Which one?

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Looking for a modular PSU (preferably fully modular) in that watt range. Have been looking at the:

x650 Gold
hx650
m12II 620 bronze

and a few others, but my main question is whether the Gold rating is worth the price difference. I would be ordering from amazon ($100 gift card there) and it would be nice to keep the price below $130. The x650 is $140 and while I could easily do that I would like to know that it is worth the extra money over the other options.
post #2 of 6
They are good unit so each one can get job done. Get the x650 gold if you can put extra $10.
post #3 of 6
The x-650 will save you money, you'd cover the extra $10 in your first year of ownership if you're a heavy user, in 2 years if you're more moderate. Get the x-650. The quality and efficiency is just so much worth it.
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X-650 is worth it by far
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How good is the m12II 620 Bronze? It's only $90 and I've read good things so I'm trying to decide if the extra $50 for the x650 is really worth it.
post #6 of 6

I would personally get the M12II-620 over the Seasonic X as it's $50 cheaper. The Seasonic X is excellent, but not really worth the difference.

Edit: The TPN-650 is

$90 $90
aswell, it's slightly better on the voltage regulation than the M12II.
Edited by GameBoy - 1/25/11 at 4:32pm
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