850W PSU Recommendations Tags: Power Supplies Components Last response: August 29, 2009 4:29 PM in Components Share ChocoLab August 29, 2009 12:41:17 AM Hi, Looking for a good quality 850W PSU for my new pc, can anybody recommend which of the following brands would be best? Any advice is much appreciated. Antec 850W TruePower Quattro ATX & EPS 12V Power Supply, Modular Cables, Four 12V Rails, 80Plus Cert Corsair HX-850 ATX Modular Power Supply Thermaltake Tough Power 850W Q-FAN PSU Thanks in advance More about : 850w psu recommendations JohnnyLucky a c 248 ) Power supply August 29, 2009 8:40:17 AM Corsair has a reputation for high quality power supplies that are stable and reliable. Corsair consistently earns high marks in technical reviews. Here's are links to technical reviews of the modular and non-modular versions of the Corsair 850 watt power supplies: http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=... http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=... m 0 l Ancient_1 August 29, 2009 10:14:49 AM The HX Corsair is a much better unit than the other two. If I were buying an 850 class PS the three I would chose from would be the HX Corsiar the SG Antec or the SeaSonic M12D. m 0 l Related resources 850W PSU Recommendations? - Forum PSU Recommendation - 750w or 850w - Forum Can anyone recommend me an 850w Modular PSU? - Forum 850W PSU recommendation? - Forum Do I need a 850W PSU??? An "expert" recommended this. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer croc August 29, 2009 10:46:52 AM First, here's a link to a good review site: http://www.jonnyguru.com/ Because they are somewhat a smallish site, they don't have reviews of every PSU ever made, but have enough to give you clues as to what brands are good. Second, you started out by asking the wrong question - you should have asked 'for this proposed PC, how much PSU do I really need?'. m 0 l TexasRattleSnake August 29, 2009 12:44:04 PM Corsair HX850 is one of the best if not the best 850W PSU out there! m 0 l jsc a c 144 ) Power supply August 29, 2009 4:15:35 PM In order: Corsair, Antec, Thermaltake. m 0 l thecolonel2323 August 29, 2009 4:29:53 PM jsc said:In order: Corsair, Antec, Thermaltake. Agreed. I would only go with the thernaltake if it was super-cheap. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWill an 850w PSU run a crossfire r9 280x? Forum SolvedSilverStone ST85F-GS 850W PSU For R9 290 (overclock) Forum SolvedNew PSU 750W or 850W for future SLI Forum Solved850w PSU enough for SLI 780's and an H80i? Forum SolvedWould a 850W PSU be appropriate for this build? Forum Solved850w psu 4 a r9 290? Forum Solved850W PSU Comparison: XFX vs. SeaSonic Forum SolvedEVGA 850w psu Forum SolvedIs a 850W PSU good enough for a 2x ATI R2 290x or 2x GTX 780? Forum Solved750 or 850W PSU for this build? Forum SolvedSeasonic 850w m12ii evo psu cable compatibility Forum SolvedNew system build, XFX 850w PSU? Forum SolvedIs EVGA SuperNova 850w G2 good PSU? Forum Solved850W PSU ENOUGH FOR 2 EVGA 780Ti CLASSIFIED IN SLI? Forum Solved850w Bronze-rated PSU for crossfire 280x and FX8350 OC'd? Am I pushing it? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !