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Is this power supply gonna be good enough?

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October 13, 2011 8:52:45 PM

Recently my old 700w stealthxstream burned so then started the task of replacing it..

Today my friend sent me the link to this psu http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I was wondering if it is good enough for my current system and maybe even good enough for future crossfire like say, two 6870s.

For 50 bucks is this the best I can do and if not, I'd like to hear your suggestions.


Oh Specs, right.

Intel Core i7 950 on Asus Sabertooth
some cheap harddrive from samsung
5 case fans
Radeon hd 4870 graphics
6gb Gskill Ram (DDR3-1600 I believe)

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October 13, 2011 9:05:16 PM

Personally i own two of those.
No doubt there's better out there.
It would be fine for your current set-up.
I'd look at something else if you want to Xfire though 700+W.
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October 13, 2011 9:07:18 PM

Excellent psu...will work swell for your system currently, but i'd suggest stepping up to a 700-750W before you crossfire.
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October 13, 2011 9:08:26 PM

haha sorry davcon you beat me by 10 seconds :p 
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October 13, 2011 9:44:01 PM

Hmm okay well it looks like most quality 700w psus seem to be around 100 bucks and I'm not really looking to pay that much at this moment. I think i will go with the OCZ in that case
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