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Old 01-03-2008, 09:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey so im upgrading from my crappy ultra.

i cant decide on what brand i want to get and ive looked at the guides that are on here. I would like atleast 750 watts but prefer 800, would like it modulated, here is what i was lookin at:

ABS Tagan BZ Series BZ800 ATX12V / EPS12V 800W Patent Piperock Modular Power Supply

FSP Group Everest 800 ATX12V V2.2/EPS V2.91 800W Power Supply

SILVERSTONE ST75F ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V 750W Power Supply

XCLIO GreatPower X14S8P4 ATX12V / EPS12V 850W Power Supply

SILVERSTONE ST85F ATX 12V 2.2 & EPS 12V 850W Power Supply

ps really dont wanna spend over 200 on it

thanks guys
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corsair 520hx. more then adequate to run your system, unless there's something you need extra power for that isn't in your sig.
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plan on gettin 2 video cards, possibly gtx once people start sellin there old ones when new nvidia cards come out

and sigs outdated
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corsair 520hx. more then adequate to run your system, unless there's something you need extra power for that isn't in your sig.
^^^ he's right, gotta love people who just look at PSU Wattage.. haha the Corsair 520hx has enough Amperage on the 12V Rails to power a lot of crap out today
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Newegg.com - CORSAIR CMPSU-520HX ATX12V v2.2 and EPS12V 2.91 520W Power Supply 100 - 240 V UL, CUL, CE, CB, FCC Class B, TUV, CCC, C-tick - Retail

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yes sir
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will it run 2 8800gtx's?
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will it run 2 8800gtx's?
yep, it can run 2 Ultras, heavy oc'ed quad-core and other crap
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is the 620 any better? i would really just prefer some overhead room
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not really, it has more amperage on the 3.3V Rails, making an extra 100watts, which don't help much if at all, plus its not modular and its louder
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