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Last response: in Overclocking
April 18, 2014 4:17:10 PM

Will a Corsair rm1000 be enough to power a 4770k and crossfire r9 290s overclocked?

Specs:

CPU: i7 4770k
Motherboard: Maximus Vi Formula
GPU: 2-Way r9 290
RAM: Corsair vengeance pro 16gb 1866mhz
Fans: corsair sp120 x 4 sp140 x 3
Storage: Samsung 840 EVO 250GB, Caviar Green 3tb
Case: Fractal Design Define R4


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a c 885 K Overclocking
April 18, 2014 6:06:38 PM

Don't get the RM Series from Corsair it uses poor capacitors.
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a c 885 K Overclocking
April 18, 2014 6:07:28 PM

PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000G2 1000W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($154.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $154.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-18 21:07 EDT-0400)


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a b K Overclocking
April 19, 2014 6:12:11 AM

Seasonic or Corsair AX series
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April 19, 2014 8:06:27 AM

SR-71 Blackbird said:
PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant / Benchmarks

Power Supply: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000G2 1000W 80+ Gold Certified Fully-Modular ATX Power Supply ($154.99 @ NCIX US)
Total: $154.99
(Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available.)
(Generated by PCPartPicker 2014-04-18 21:07 EDT-0400)


Tier 1 Brands - The Most Powerful And Stable Components On The Market.

Antec Signature
Antec High Current Pro -1200w
Antec HCP Platinum 1kW
Cooler Master V series 700, 850, 1kW
Corsair AX
Enermax Galaxy
Enermax Revolution
EVGA SuperNova G2 1000W and 1300W
Kingwin Lazer Platinum
PCP&C TurboCool
PCP&C Silencer Greater than 610 watt
Sapphire Pure
Seasonic X-Series
Seasonic S12D/M12D
Silverstone ZF (Etasis 85/75/56)
Seventeam ST Greater than 600w (SSI, V2.91)
Silverstone OP/DA Greater than 700 watt
Silverstone ZM
Ultra X3 Greater than 1000 watt
XFX Black Edition
XFX XXX Edition
Zippy/Emacs SSL
Zippy/Emacs GSM
Zippy/Emacs PSL
Zippy/Emacs HG2
Zippy/Emacs HP2


Is the evga 1000-1300w power supplies loud? I'm going for a quiet build. Not silent, but quiet. That's why i chose the rm1000 in the first place. :) 
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a c 885 K Overclocking
April 19, 2014 8:46:28 AM

EVGA features.

80 PLUS Gold certified, with up to 90% efficiency under typical loads
Superior vertical double layer main transformer increases power output
Highest quality Japanese Nippon Chemi-Con solid state capacitors ensure long-term reliability
Fully Modular to reduce clutter and improve airflow

Quiet and Intelligent Auto Fan for near-silent operation
High Amperage Single-Rail Design for maximum power and efficiency
Over Power/Under Power/Over Voltage/Short Circuit protection built in
EVGA's unparalleled Customer Support
An outstanding 10 Year Warranty

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