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I´m just curious and I couldn´t find a thread that answered my question.

What is the best psu out there (money no object) that is capable of running a high end pc, like for instance quad sli 580´s, but that also has the cleanest voltage with the best ripple levels?
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post #2 of 9
two 1000w would probably be better than one bigger one
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Corsair AX1200
Antec HCP 1200
Silverstone ST-1500
Enermax Galaxy EVO 1250w

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Very Easy Answer. Use what the Pro's Use.

ENERMAX SGALAXY EVO EGX1250EWT 1250W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Certified 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Compatible w/Core i7 Modular Active PFC Power Supply.



ATX12V and EPS12V Compatible
Compatible with the ATX12V and EPS12V standards, the Enermax Galaxy EVO EGX1250EWT power supply provides maximum stable power to drive the processors as well as other components for desktop and even sever computer systems.
1250W Maximum Power
The Enermax Galaxy EVO EGX1250EWT power supply provides a maximum power of 1250W to deliver safe, reliable output for ultra high-end computer systems. Six industry-leading independent +12v rails are provided for more stable and safer power output.
80 PLUS BRONZE Certified
The 80 PLUS BRONZE certified power supply provides high power efficiency of at least 82% at any load between 20% and 100%, saving your money on your electrical bill, reducing heat in your computer's system and prolonging its life.
Cool Performance and Silent Operation
A large 135mm fan creates heavy duty airflow to draw heat away from the power supply enclosure while an intelligent fan speed controller automatically adjusts the fan speed according to the system temperature for minimized operation noise.
Modular Cable Design
The modular cable design allows use of only the cables you need resulting in improved internal airflow and reduced system clutter.
Future Ready
The Enermax Galaxy EVO EGX1250EWT power supply features 12-pin modular connectors, presenting endless combinations and possibilities for future CPU and graphic needs.

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post #5 of 9
A good 1200w like the HCP-1200/AX1200/Sparkle Gold 1250/OCZ ZX 1250 would do quad GTX 580's just fine.

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two 1000w would probably be better than one bigger one
That wouldn't be better at all.
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post #7 of 9
Ideally if I had quad 580 I would run 2x Corsair 1200w Gold power supplies to keep the load on both around the 50% range ensuring the best efficiency.
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Quote:
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That wouldn't be better at all.
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Originally Posted by iamwardicus View Post
Ideally if I had quad 580 I would run 2x Corsair 1200w Gold power supplies to keep the load on both around the 50% range ensuring the best efficiency.
my reasoning
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post #9 of 9
I'd go with the silverstone 1500w for 1 PSU, if you can go with 2, then 2 Corsair HX 1200W (or antec 1200w quattro)
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