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Old 04-16-2006, 09:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a 600W Powersupply picked out for my rig. Do yall think that a 500W will work well with this one or would it be safer to just keep the 600W?


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I think 500 to 600 would be suffice
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Get a 550W Antec Truepower PSU.
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Since you are using a DFI mobo, go with the "OCZ Powerstream 520". It is the best all around PSU for DFI or any high-end boards.

You can see the recommendation here:

http://www.dfi-street.com/forum/showthread.php?t=10854
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just spend as much as u can on a PS.... not for performance but for safey concerns..............
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I'd stick with the one you have over an Antec or OCZ powerstream 520. That 600 watt Fortron is an excelent PSU. It's one of the best.
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i still dont understand y anyone would need more than 500w....

but as long as u get a good brand, it should be aight
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