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Originally Posted by CallsignVega;13180394 
HCP-1200 is a higher quality and more powerful PSU over the Silverstone 1500. I've pulled 1800W from the wall with my HCP-1200.

Take a look at this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AtZdg3PvSQU

Took your advice and pulled the trigger on the HCP-1200. Should be here in a day or so, per Newegg.
 
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post #132 of 135
Three is the way to go.

3GB
3X GTX 580's
Three Monitors!

More frame buffer memory-max AA, max performance, good drivers, Physx in particular games...

Since money is not an issue, you should consider 3 of these...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824009300&cm_re=acer_27-_-24-009-300-_-Product

You can consider 3d, but if not, 120HZ will put those cards to more use as you can see much more realistic movements for a more amazing gameplay experience...
ASUS and Samsung will soon release their 27 inch 120hz soon...
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Which one?

I'm looking into dropping a quite large sum of money on a new build and was wondering which would be better. I was considering 2 590's but there having vrm issues.

Forgot to mention they will be under water.

You should prolly get a higher end GPU MB RAM and PSU if you are going 3 580's or 2 6990's. Personally I would just Stick to either 2 580's or 1 6990 due to lack of Quadfire real world performance.
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UPDATE: UD7 arrived. I'll be ordering the 2600K later this evening after I make a deposit. cool.gifwheee.gif

You'll be happy, Sandy Bridge blew my expectations out of the water coming from a 1090T.
 
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