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post #2 of 20
650w good watts but more if you want room to upgrade.
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Im only ever going to go single GPU and i was thinking 750W just in case of new GPUs meaning more wattage, but not too sure.
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post #4 of 20
you need at least 650
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Kingwin lazer 750 w modular.....$100 where I bought it
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post #6 of 20
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Originally Posted by Nemesis429 View Post
Im only ever going to go single GPU and i was thinking 750W just in case of new GPUs meaning more wattage, but not too sure.

sure go for it.



Get the x-750 by seasonic or any of the 750w gold series by NZXT or Corsair. They all have the same stuff under the hood.


or if you're looking for cheaper ones, the antec true power new's are very good too.
post #7 of 20
Normally I'd say 650W is enough for any single video card setup, with room to spare, but I'm a little bit scared of what the GTX 590 will need. Other than that card, a good 650W will be quite enough.
post #8 of 20
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Originally Posted by The Master Chief View Post
sure go for it.



Get the x-750 by seasonic or any of the 750w gold series by NZXT or Corsair. They all have the same stuff under the hood.


or if you're looking for cheaper ones, the antec true power new's are very good too.
I second this exactly. Have used the Seasonic and Antec units, all excellent.
post #9 of 20
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Il most probably go with the AX750, 7 year warranty, great customer support, also cheaper than Seasonic X 750

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/showpr...23&subcat=1084

Thanks for your help guys!
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post #10 of 20
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Which is more silent AX750 or HX850 because the HX is only £5 more, however if the ax is more silent then il go for that.

edit: sry for double post
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