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Because I want a modular PSU.
ok, if you insist on choosing from your list, get the cheapest one. All 4 PSU's will run 2 of your rigs so it does not matter which you pick
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Why modular when the non-modular Corsair CX400W would do an absolute brilliant job?
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Go with the Seasonic it's has the best quality and is 80+ gold rated so even at 200w it will perform decently.

Edit: I meant it won't pull to much from the wall. it's also fully modular.
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post #14 of 46
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Originally Posted by BradleyW View Post
ok, if you insist on choosing from your list, get the cheapest one. All 4 PSU's will run 2 of your rigs so it does not matter which you pick
I don't insist on anything. I am actually looking for suggestions that are not on the list.
I haven't had a non-modular PSU in 7 years, and I ain't never going back!

Yeah, it's pretty much a toss-up as far as the 4 PSUs I linked, but there are other options. I have been looking at the lesser PSUs such as the Silverstone Strider+, Seasonic M12II, and Antec TPN, but those units have small problems like cheap Chinese/Taiwanese caps, group voltage regulation, or isn't really modular (respectively). I don't mind paying for top quality, as long as I am getting what I pay for.
Edited by spaceballsrules - 4/17/11 at 6:15pm
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post #15 of 46
If you don't mind not fully modular grab this. it's a nice psu and is cheap. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371016
Edited by nbmjhk6 - 4/17/11 at 6:13pm
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post #16 of 46
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If you don't mind not fully modular grab this. it's a nice psu and is cheap. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817371016
If you're going to go modular might as well be fully modular.
post #17 of 46
I'd stay away from the Thermaltake. I'm not sure if that's one of the bad ones, but no need to support Thermaltake PSUs.

Kingwins are typically good. I'd vote for the Kingwin or Lepa. Any of them are good, with the Seasonic probably being the best, by a smidgen.
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If you're going to go modular might as well be fully modular.
Why?
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I'd stay away from the Thermaltake. I'm not sure if that's one of the bad ones, but no need to support Thermaltake PSUs.
The toughpower series is pretty much the only good series from Thermaltake. I wouldnt mind using it if it was cheaper but when a seasonic is very close in price there's no point in it.
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ok OP Try this!
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...96&CatId=2496#
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