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Which 750w PSU to get?

post #1 of 40
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All of these PSU's are in the same price range and all have positive reviews, I'm stumped.

Corsair TX750 v2
XFX 750 Black Edition
Antec TP-750
Antec HCG-750 (Will match my red case theme!)

I am also contemplating spending a little extra on the Corsair CMPSU-750HX for what seems to be the most reasonably priced and highest rated modular PSU.

Opinions?
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post #2 of 40
Out of all those, I think the TP-750 wins because not only is it the best value, but it gives the HX750 a big run for its money by performing almost at the same level. The only downside of the TP-750 in comparison to the HX750 is that it isn't as modular.
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post #3 of 40
I have to vouch for the Antec TP 750w.
post #4 of 40
The XFX Black Edition is the best performer there, on par with the HX750 but cheaper.

I think everyone else is confusing it with the Core Edition, which is the same internals as the TXv2.
post #5 of 40
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What if I throw a couple more at the XFX's price range into the mix?

PPCMK2S750: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817703027

ST75F-P: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817256059

There seems to be a lot of great options in the $110-$140 price range. If it helps, I plan on running crossfire 6970's with an i5-2500k, and 3-4 HDD's.
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post #6 of 40
The HX750/XFX BE 750 are quite a lot better than the TP-750, but the TP-750 is *probably* the better value.
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post #7 of 40
The ST75F-P is a good unit, about on par with the Corsair in performance. Its main advantage is being fully modular.

The PC P&C isn't worth it a all, maybe if it was $110.
post #8 of 40
The only PSU that is ever worth buying is something from Corsair.
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post #9 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zackcy View Post
The only PSU that is ever worth buying is something from Corsair.
Please, no.
post #10 of 40
XFX is a good performer - components made by Seasonic.
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