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Best 700 Watt Power Supply For Gaming Under $70

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November 11, 2013 6:30:56 AM

Any idea on a good PSU that has 700W for gaming, I hear CoolMax is not a bad choice and I think Corsair's PSUs are a bit too expensive, please help

These are my specs, I hope to change my GS Series but if you guys think I should splash the extra 40 bucks I would

Power Supply: Corsair Gaming Series 700-Watt ATX/EPS Bronze ATX12V/EPS12V 696 Power Supply GS700

Graphics Card: MSI NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 OC 2GB GDDR5 2DVI/HDMI/DisplayPort PCI-Express Video Card N760 TF 2GD5/OC

Processor: AMD FD8350FRHKBOX FX-8350 FX-Series 8-Core Black Edition

Motherboard: MSI Computer Corp. Socket AM3+ AMD 970 DDR3 SATA3 and USB 3.0 A&GbE ATX Motherboard 970A-G43

Memory: Crucial Ballistix Sport 8GB Kit (4GBx2) DDR3 1600 MT/s (PC3-12800) CL9 @1.5V UDIMM 240-Pin Memory BLS2CP4G3D1609DS1S00

HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1 TB 7200RPM SATA 3Gb/s 32 MB Cache 3.5-Inch Internal Desktop Hard Drive ST310005N1A1AS-RK-Retail Kit
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November 11, 2013 6:36:08 AM

That's right, CoolMax is not a bad choice. It is a freaking terrible choice!

Corsair's CX PSUs are very cheap. Other affordable options include the XFX Core Edition PSUs.
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November 11, 2013 6:49:07 AM

I Would rather suggest Coolermaster or Corsair 700GS :) 
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November 11, 2013 7:08:51 AM

This will be more than enough and a quality product.

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Power Supply: SeaSonic S12II 620W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply ($71.30 @ Newegg)
Total: $71.30
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2013-11-11 10:08 EST-0500)
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November 11, 2013 7:11:18 AM

ginjaninja7 said:
I Would rather suggest Coolermaster or Corsair 700GS :) 

Cooler Master have a lot of bad PSUs that should be avoided, and a lot of decent PSUs that are usually overpriced.
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