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Custom PC...Upgrade, need advise

Last response: in Components
February 22, 2011 7:13:49 AM

Hi all,
I need Help ! This is my PC for work. I need to change for a power supply but i dont want to make a bad choice. I know this forum is the best way to ask.
I have a load of new Components to add but i need first to get my power supply. What kind of power supply you recommend for this machine?
New parts are in the bottom of the computer spec. Thanks for your advice ^^

-CASE: Enthusiast Case HAF932 AMD Special Edition
-PROCESSOR: Intel® Core™ i5 760 2.8 GHz 8 MB Smart Cache, Overclocked to 3.7 GHz
-COOLING: ECO Advanced Liquid Cooling (A.L.C.) system (CPU Cooling)
-MEMORY: 8GB Corsair XMS3 1333MHz 9-9-9-24 – (2x4 GB)
-HARD DRIVES: 1xSSD SATA 80GB + 1x 1000 GB SATA + 1x 640 GB SATA
-POWER SUPPLY: OCZ Stealth 650 W
-DVD-ROM: LG DVD-RW LightScribe
-VIDEO CARD: 1x Asus EAH6870 Radeon HD 6870
-OS: Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Edition
-Fans: 2x 230 x 30 mm red LED fans + 5x 140 x 25 mm fans
-Zalman ZM-MFC3 Multi Fan Controller
-2x BenQ G2420HDB 24” Widescreen LCD
-G19 Logitech Keyboard
-G5 Logitech Laser Mouse

-New Components:
-VIDEO CARD: 1x Asus EAH6870 Radeon HD 6870
-MEMORY: 8GB Corsair XMS3 1333MHz
-D-Link Xtreme N PCI Express Desktop Adapter
+New Power Supply

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February 22, 2011 7:15:16 AM

Sorry, i forgot to say, i mainly run After Effects and Maya on that machine.
This computer work 24/7 too
a b ) Power supply
February 22, 2011 9:41:12 AM

So now you have 2x6870??

Where do you buy from?
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February 22, 2011 9:51:26 AM


and yes 2x 6870
and 16 GB Ram total
a b ) Power supply
February 22, 2011 9:49:12 PM

I'm a fan of the cosair HX line myself.
February 22, 2011 11:41:20 PM

Yep Ive always liked the HX series and the 7 year warranty is and added benifit.
a b ) Power supply
February 23, 2011 8:03:37 AM

Are the new TX versions as good or better than the old ones?