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Old 12-30-2010, 07:06 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm looking for a reliable PSU for @ or around $50.00. Why? Because I just recently received a $50 visa gift card -.- I intend to use this card in hacking off a chunk of change on my build by purchasing the PSU with it. So, if someone could help me find a reliable PSU for at, less than, or around the $50 dollar price range... That would be nice.

This is my build thus far:

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Newegg.com - HEC 6K28BB8F Black 0.8mm SECC Steel MicroATX Mini Tower Computer Case

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Just need the PSU to top it off. Unsure if it HAS to be 550W, though I'd like it to fit in a MicroATX Mini Tower as listed above. Any and all bonuses (such as rebates, free shipping etc etc...) will be more than satisfactory, if they exist.
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Default Re: Need a reliable PSU.

Is this Visa gift card only for Amazon? Newegg has good prices.

A 500-550W should be ok for your system.

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I'd go with the 600W version instead. 49.99 and free shipping from NewEgg.
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the gift card is good anywhere. It's like a debit card I guess.
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