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Old 03-22-2008, 02:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Alright so I am getting ready to build a new system with 2 9800gx2's and I am starting to think that the Corsair 750TX is not going to be enough.

The system specs:
mobo: 790i
2 WD Raptor X
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2gb of ddr3
1 maybe 2 optical drives
water cooling setup

Thanks for the advice, I was thinking about going with the Ultra X3 1000W if the Corsair wasn't enough.
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It IS Enough. Do not buy the 1K X3 over the 750TX.
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Please post pics when your done! That psu should be more then enough.

And if you haven't purchased the parts yet go with one of these hard drives instead.
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The 32mb cache provides more space, is cheaper then the raptors, and is about the same speed as the raptors due to the 32mb cache.
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your doing custom watercooling right?
or DD or petras?
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Thanks for the fast replies!

As for the HDDs I already have one from my previous build so I went ahead and bought another for RAID 0.

With the water cooling, a D-tek Fuzion cpu block, swiftech 120.3 radiator, D5 pump, and black uv Feser 1 fluid. I have yet to buy a reservoir because I want to wait and see what kind of water blocks come out for the gx2's.

And all this is going in a black Cooler Master Stacker 830 EVO.

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Everything else will be here Monday and Wednesday. It sucks because I will be at school while my parts are sitting here waiting to be installed
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wow looks like a great build!

And yeah the TX750W should be plenty.
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