Budget PSU: Corsair VS Antec

Prodigy146

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Corsair 400cx

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Antec Earthwatts 430

Both Power supplys are capable of 30amps. The 400cx was built by Seasonic, the Earthwatts was built by FSP Group.

PSU will be powering this:
Kuma 7750+ @ 3.0ghz
2x2gb DDR2-800
Asus 790gx
9600GT 55nm verison
2 120mm fans, 2 80mm fans, Stock cpu cooler.
LG Burner
 

Prodigy146

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i like the 2 pci adapters rohan.. does the fact that its not 80 plus certified effect its performance??
 

rohan23

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"80% to 85% Efficiency Typical"

It just means it uses more of the power it draws and generates less heat. Kind of a "cleaner power" thing.
 

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That 550W BFG only outputs 36A on it's dual 12V rails. That's only 2A more than the 430W Antec.



You already know my answer to this question.;)
 

esa193

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what ever you get make sure its modular TRUST ME MAKES LIFE SO MUCH BETTER
 

Prodigy146

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ahh i dont care about modular really.. my case lets me put all wires around the back.

Does pc and power cooling use good quailty caps? are they better than corsair?
 
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