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Old 07-19-2011, 12:25 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Ultra PSUs are a half tick above what I left in the toilet this morning.
Good analogy, Trotter.

+2 A cheap PSU can easily and severely kill your whole system you just bought.

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This memory is blue, per your request, and it is faster than the red version. - G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL8D-8GBXM

While some Kingwin power supplies are actually quite good, I wouldn't buy the one your looking at. I mainly wouldn't buy it because it has (4) 12v rails, if I was really on a budget I might buy a power supply with a (2) 12v rails but you really want a single 12v rail power supply.

In your price range this is the best power supply available. - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series CMPSU-650TX 650W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply

If you want a Modular power supply then this is only $99.99 after a rebate. - CORSAIR Professional Series HX650 (CMPSU-650HX) 650W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply

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I mainly wouldn't buy it because it has (4) 12v rails, if I was really on a budget I might buy a power supply with a (2) 12v rails but you really want a single 12v rail power supply.
This is so important as we are finding out on a daily basis at work.
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Old 07-19-2011, 09:59 PM   #14 (permalink)
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thx for the info man u know a lot

i tried fixing the links but links dont work on this site and i dont need a gpu if i got a apu + the only games i play is maplestory and counter strike 1.6 so i dont need a good video card and the SSD i think its fine its also the only ssd thats sata 3 6gb with 60gb and $100 and yes i was gonna get a 1-2TB HHD for storage and now that i tihnk about it i dont need 16gb of ram i think 8GB is fine can u recommend a good ram to use for this build and must look cool and must be blue colour and for the mobo (i dont think the link is gonna work but w/e) ASUSTeK Computer Inc. - Motherboards- ASUS F1A75-M PRO it has a mem OK but so i dont think it matters what ram i use?
and for the PSU im not gonna get it i tihnk im gonn get this one "Kingwin LAZER 660W Power Supply"
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4. Even the text you type has a condescending tone. I really hate to think how you would come across in person.

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Nothing wrong with PSUs with multiple rails.

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