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SeaSonic S12II Bronze 520W 80 PLUS or CORSAIR CX500M 500w 80 PLUS

which psu is better to power up R9 270X

SeaSonic S12II Bronze 520W 80 PLUS or
CORSAIR CX500M 500w 80 PLUS
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  1. Best answer
    The Seasonic is the superior power supply.

    Here is a useful list to use when shopping

    http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1804779/power-supply-unit-tier-list.html

    Tier one - The highest quality and most stable PSUs available on the hardware market today. Highly recommended for any situation
    Antec
    High Current Pro - 1200 watts
    High Current Platinum series
    Be Quiet Dark power pro P10 (Greater than 750 Watts)
    Corsair
    AX / AXi series (MK1 AX series is also an excellent choice)
    AX1500i (MK3 AX platform, Titanium efficiency)
    EVGA
    Supernova G2
    Supernova P2
    Kingwin Lazer platinum series
    PC Power & cooling Silencer series (Only above 610 Watts)
    Seasonic
    S / M12 II Bronze series (Includes EVO series)
    Platinum series (Fanless or not)
    X series
    Super Flower
    Leadex Gold series
    Leadex Platinum series
    XFX
    Black edition series
    XXX series
  2. Check out the M12ii . It's the modular version of the S12ii.
  3. Seasonic is the best. The CX is really bad because it's for budget builds.
  4. Seasonic
  5. Seasonic
  6. If you are in the US.

    Antec HCG M Series HCG-620M 620W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply - Intel Haswell Fully Compatible

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371059

    $40 after $25 rebate 5/16 (Today) Only
  7. Pondering said:
    If you are in the US.

    Antec HCG M Series HCG-620M 620W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply - Intel Haswell Fully Compatible

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371059

    $40 after $25 rebate 5/16 (Today) Only


    Nope. :D i'm not in USA .. anyways thanks
  8. jimthenagual said:
    The Seasonic is the superior power supply.

    Here is a useful list to use when shopping

    http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1804779/power-supply-unit-tier-list.html

    Tier one - The highest quality and most stable PSUs available on the hardware market today. Highly recommended for any situation
    Antec
    High Current Pro - 1200 watts
    High Current Platinum series
    Be Quiet Dark power pro P10 (Greater than 750 Watts)
    Corsair
    AX / AXi series (MK1 AX series is also an excellent choice)
    AX1500i (MK3 AX platform, Titanium efficiency)
    EVGA
    Supernova G2
    Supernova P2
    Kingwin Lazer platinum series
    PC Power & cooling Silencer series (Only above 610 Watts)
    Seasonic
    S / M12 II Bronze series (Includes EVO series)
    Platinum series (Fanless or not)
    X series
    Super Flower
    Leadex Gold series
    Leadex Platinum series
    XFX
    Black edition series
    XXX series


    Just a quick question... does the seasonic m12-II EVO 620W support the haswell cpu's? I cant remember what it was called, but it needed PSUs to support the feature for it to work and will it even matter much?
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