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  • Intel i5
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November 13, 2011 1:00:35 AM

Hey forum,

i have trouble deiciding.. what psu i need.

i5 2500k 4GHz
asrock extreme3 gen3
evga gtx 580
1tb seagate barracuda
8gb corsair vengeace ram
dvd,cd burner

Now.. i wont be sli'ing the 580. So do i need 850w, if so i picked these so far

Corsair HX850
Corsair TX850
XFX XXX 850

or the 750w, i picked

corsair tx750
seasonic x-750
corsair ax750
xfx pro750w xxx editon.

now if i get the seasonic x750 or the corsair ax750.. it will be the same price as a hx850.. so need some help which one? for the specs listed above

or will a 650w do just fine

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a c 722 ) Power supply
November 13, 2011 1:26:14 AM

600-650watts will do just fine running a single GTX580! Looking at the brands you have chosen so far you will not have a problem selecting a quality unit that fits your budget.
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November 13, 2011 1:31:15 AM

what about 2 580s will a 750 cut it? or no cuz im looking at the corsair tx650. and for $10 more for a tx750

lets say 2 580s i can get a seasonic x750 or corsair hx850 for same price.. need suggestions
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a c 722 ) Power supply
November 13, 2011 1:43:43 AM

750 would if you do not overclock or stress test! If you are planning that I would go with the HX850 for headroom.
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November 13, 2011 1:45:37 AM

okay perfect!
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November 13, 2011 1:46:08 AM

how does the tx750 do for sli 580s?

ORRRRRRRRR


Tx850
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November 13, 2011 1:59:29 AM

Alrighty.. so now the choice.. Corsair TX850.. Or the Corsair HX850 big price diff. i dont really care much about the modularity
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a c 722 ) Power supply
November 13, 2011 2:14:17 AM

TX850 if modularity is not preferred!
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