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Old 03-24-2005, 05:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Whenever I am buying a PSU am i looking for more of ...+12V .. these??
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Old 03-24-2005, 05:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yeah i think i dont know

you know how it has like a (number)A underneath +12V?
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Old 03-24-2005, 05:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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That is the PSU's amperage on that particular rail. Generally speaking, the higher the number, the better. Depending on your system, you will probably need at least 18a.
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http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...103-460&DEPA=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...104-154&DEPA=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/viewproduc...101-509&DEPA=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...103-924&depa=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...104-934&depa=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...153-015&depa=0
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...104-152&depa=1

those are all nice psus (well, i'm just assuming the first one is nice)

and if you have the money, get a PCP&C 510
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