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Need help choosing a PSU for my sandy bridge build.
I will be running 2 570's / 8 gigs of RAM (4x2gb) / Asus STX sound card / 2600k. All help and suggestions appreciated. Thanks OCN.
post #2 of 9
I would say prob 650-750watts or you can go higher if you can spare the coin.
 
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post #3 of 9
Get a 850W for extra head room in case you wanna OC, you don't give out a budget but assuming in the $200 range I strongly recommend you look into Corsair AX850, HX850, Seasonic 850W or Silverstone ST1000-P.
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A quality 650-750w power supply will be plenty .
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post #5 of 9
Budget? Antec TPN-750 will fit the bill.
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think im going to go with a 850 Corsair to be safe. thanks guys!
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850w is quite a big waste for two 570's... and what Corsair PSU?
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post #8 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by foppa View Post
think im going to go with a 850 Corsair to be safe. thanks guys!
750 should be fine.

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850w is quite a big waste for two 570's... and what Corsair PSU?
Indeed, get a 750W
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post #9 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by foppa View Post
think im going to go with a 850 Corsair to be safe. thanks guys!
The SeaSonic SS-850HT is a better value than the Corsair TX850.
The XFX 850W Black Edition is a better value than the Corsair HX850.
The HX850 is great, albeit overpriced, but you should not get a TX850.

And like other people have said, a good 750W would be perfect for your system. Once again, avoid the Corsair TX750.
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