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what brand psu should i buy for 8800GT?

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January 27, 2008 4:12:49 AM

i am going to build a budget gaming system in early june and heres what i had in mind:
MB:Gigabyte p31-ds3l
CPU:E2160 @3.2 oc'ed on stock cooler.
HDD:400GB WD
VideoCard:Gigabyte 8800GT512mb turbo with zalman cooler
RAM:Adata vitesta extreme 2x1 gb pc 6400 cl 4 kit
DVDrw:LG retail
Case:Raidmax sagitta
total 770$.
The problem is that i only have 850$ to spend on a pc that means i only have 80$ left for a psu.
IN that price range the only good psus i have to choose from are:
Recom Power Station 450w specs:+3.3V 28A
+5V 32A
+12V 26A
-12Vsb 0.8A
+5Vsb 2.5A
Rasurbo SilentPower DLP-535 specs:+3.3V 30A
+5V 28A
+12V1 18A
+12V2 18A
-12V 0.3A
Sirtec HPC-460 specs:+5V 28.0A
+12V1 17A
+12V2 18A
- 12V 0.3A
+5Vs 2.5A
+3.3V 28A
Asus A-45GA:no specs given
SevenTeam ST-420bkp specs:
+5V 30A
+3.3V 30A
+12V1 16A
+12V2 16A
-12V 0.5
+5VSB 2.0A
Antec EarthWatts 380w 80+ certified :no specs given.
Chieftech Smart GPS-500AB-A 500w specs:+3.3V 28A
+5V 26A
+12V1 16A
+12V2 18A
+12V3 18A
-12V 0.5A
+5Vsb 2.5A

Please answer wich psu brand will be able to handle my system specs.

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January 27, 2008 2:31:53 PM

Try and buy someting from tier 3 or above. I never recommend saving money by skimping on a PSU.
January 27, 2008 3:08:21 PM

Jose Gomez Power supplies are the way to go. kidding.

of all the names mentioned above, I'd go with Antec
January 27, 2008 3:37:22 PM

The PCPower 400watt series silencer is not to expensive, and will work wel for what you want to do.
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