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Old 11-24-2004, 07:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What PSU will fit in this case?


I'm getting ready to start a new computer and I am considering doing a blue UV case (this one ) and I am worried that the PSU won't fit. To make matters a little more difficult I am going to use a 915P motherboard that has a 24pin connector for the power. I read several reviews that said that acrylic cases tend to run hot so I was going to use several more fans (one slot and one HDD cooler) so I'm worried about getting a powerful enough PSU (6 fans, SATA HDD, CD, SB Platinum, 3.2Ghz CPU, and Nvidia 6600GT). So after all of that my question is what PSU should I get. I'd like to get a cool looking PSU to go along with the case. I also read that the PSU slots for this case run a little small (near the middle of the page ).

I've heard mixed reviews about using a 24pin-to-20pin adapter.

What do you think?


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Old 11-24-2004, 11:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Very sweet PSU


Supports your 24pin ATX connection on your mobo, and will look good in your case
AMD Athlon64 X2 3800+ @ 240x10 = 2400Mhz
Stock cooler (for now)
DFI LanParty UT NF4-UltraD
2x 1GB OCZ PC3200 EL Platinum
eVGA Geforce 7950GT
1x Seagate 7200.9 250GB SATA
2x Seagate 7200.7 120GB SATA
420 Watt Enlight PSU
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LiteOn 16X DVD-ROM
NEC ND-3500A 16x8x16 DVD+/-RW

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