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post #21 of 27
Say no to ulta. Also i did link to some in a few posts above from tigerdirect... if you are in canada, ncix has a nice selection/
post #22 of 27
Tigerdirect in Canada is pretty lacking..are you in Canada? We can find PSUs from other vendors if so.
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Originally Posted by Fear of Oneself View Post
you're going to want a new powersupply if you're going Fermi. If you swap that GTX 460 for a 5850 you'll be in the clear

this is a 500watt PSU (googled it)

you'll be running it flat out if you play a game
No. A 5850 uses almost exactly the same amount of power as a 460.

http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/...i,2684-13.html
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post #24 of 27
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Yeah im in the GTA, i ordered my MSI GTX460 from NCIX

this one is from tiger -> http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...115&CatId=4294 seems legit, also on the list. Little overkill though
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post #25 of 27
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This one i found both on the recommended list and NCIX! http://ncix.com/products/?sku=53966&...y&promoid=1320

but the reviews on both sites are terrible, really unreliable!
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post #26 of 27
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Yeah im in the GTA, i ordered my MSI GTX460 from NCIX

this one is from tiger -> http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...115&CatId=4294 seems legit, also on the list. Little overkill though
it's okay, but it's like 60$ for a 520 xfx core series psu.. which is better imo and sitll more then enough.. and it's on tigerdirect.
post #27 of 27
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it's okay, but it's like 60$ for a 520 xfx core series psu.. which is better imo and sitll more then enough.. and it's on tigerdirect.
XFX has always been really reliable for me, i will go that route. Also their rebate system has worked everytime. I decided on that one thanks guys!
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