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Poll Results: Which Psu Is Best In My Situation ?

 
  • 47% (16)
    XFX PBlack Edition 850W
  • 38% (13)
    Antec TruePower Quattro 850W
  • 5% (2)
    Coolermaster Silent Pro 850W
  • 8% (3)
    Other ? if so, post and say 'OTHER: psu name goes here'
34 Total Votes  
post #41 of 60
...I have an 850W PSU. Just saying.

Everybody over compensates power supplies too.
Edited by jellis142 - 2/6/11 at 9:43am
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post #42 of 60
Dont use coolermaster, Corsair or that antec one
post #43 of 60
I came for the cookies....

For $90 bucks (http://www.overclock.net/online-deal...850w-90-a.html) and the review it got from OklahomaWolf (http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...tory5&reid=165) I'd go for the XFX.

If you don't like the green, are jumping on the XFX hate wagon or just have money to burn go with the Seasonic X-850 or X-750.
Edited by ~sizzzle~ - 2/6/11 at 10:03am
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post #44 of 60
I'm going with the XFX reviews are good getting ready to order one. Antec would be my second choice.
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post #45 of 60
The XFX is the best of the bunch. The Antec is more of a 750W by +12V rating.
post #46 of 60
Quote:
Originally Posted by jellis142 View Post
...I have an 850W PSU. Just saying.

Everybody over compensates power supplies too.
Well it is a good thing really... because with a bigger PSU you don't put as much load on it making it more efficient, as well as making sure you are somewhat covered for future upgrades. If you cheap out on a PSU and get a small one then you may have to buy a second one in the future for upgrades.

Besides it's not like a bigger PSU means you use more power... you are only going to use whatever wattage you need whether you have a 400w PSU or a 1200w PSU.
post #47 of 60
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by RonB94GT View Post
I'm going with the XFX reviews are good getting ready to order one. Antec would be my second choice.
i would go with XFX
IF only they had them in stock for the last month :/ but they have every power supply i dont want lol
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post #48 of 60
Quote:
Originally Posted by gaming96 View Post
Thankyou +rep
Where are you trying to buy it from? Are you in US?
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post #49 of 60
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Semper Fidelis View Post
Well it is a good thing really... because with a bigger PSU you don't put as much load on it making it more efficient, as well as making sure you are somewhat covered for future upgrades. If you cheap out on a PSU and get a small one then you may have to buy a second one in the future for upgrades.

Besides it's not like a bigger PSU means you use more power... you are only going to use whatever wattage you need whether you have a 400w PSU or a 1200w PSU.
i totaly agree
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post #50 of 60
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by RonB94GT View Post
Where are you trying to buy it from? Are you in US?
Im from the UK and im buying from ebuyer.com and scan.co.uk good sites, ordered from them befor
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