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HEC XP1080 vs. Ultra X4 750w

I am not too familiar with either of the manufacturers, but the Ultra has lifetime warranty which is sweet. Also seems more modular than the hec which is only semi modular. Anyone have any other insight??


Wheres Phaedrus??
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Originally Posted by jfizz84 View Post
HEC XP1080 vs. Ultra X4 750w

I am not too familiar with either of the manufacturers, but the Ultra has lifetime warranty which is sweet. Also seems more modular than the hec which is only semi modular. Anyone have any other insight??


Wheres Phaedrus??
Pretty sure the answer here is going to be neither..

Are these absolutely your only two options?

What are you trying to power, if you are open to other options?
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Well I have about 120$ after my old PSU finally died. Doesn't HAVE to be these two but need atleast 600w for CF 6950 and SB OC.
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Well I have about 120$ after my old PSU finally died. Doesn't HAVE to be these two but need atleast 600w for CF 6950 and SB OC.
Antec TPN 750 is probably your best budget solution (under budget) but it's out of stock..

On a $120 budget I would go with this one here:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...%20black%20750

Seasonic rebrand, modular, highly rated here and on JG.

There are other similarly good options, just make sure not to buy either of the two from your OP
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207003
Or the 650w version both would handle your setup.
If you don't care about modularity http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207015
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How about the 650W Antec TruePower New for $79.99 shipped?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371021
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post #7 of 10
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Thinking of going with the XFX. Got 4 8-pins incase I grab Quad crossfire. Plus I like the Antec but its multiple trails. Thanks to all +rep for all.
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post #8 of 10
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Thinking of going with the XFX. Got 4 8-pins incase I grab Quad crossfire. Plus I like the Antec but its multiple trails. Thanks to all +rep for all.
The rails don't impact the performance in any way.
post #9 of 10
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No they don't but I don't wanna have to worry about overloading rails.
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post #10 of 10
There's no way that'll happen unless you go out of your way to make it happen and even if it did, the PSU would just shut down harmlessly. Just move some connections around and you're set.
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