Which 600W PSU for long term reliability, quality & performance?

My rig that I'm about to buy soon:

Core i5 2500k

ASRock Z77 Extreme 4

8GB (2x4GB) Corsair Vengeance 1600 dual channel kit

Zotac GTX 670 AMP!

Corsair Force Series 3 SSD 120GB (Boot + Gaming drive)

500GB Seagate Barricuda 7200RPM (data storage drive)

ASUS 24X Internal DVD RW

Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller for PC (Wired)


Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo Aftermarket CPU cooler

Artic Silver 5 Thermal Compound

Seagate Free Agent GOFLEX DESK 2TB External Drive (for backup & other purposes)

I will be buying the PSU locally from a shop & ONLY THESE options for PSU are available:




Which of those would be better for long term operation, performance, quality & reliability wise for my rig?

I won't be doing any SLI/CF ever in the future...might upgrade to another card but not SLI/CF ever!! Also I HIGHLY doubt I'll be adding any further high power consuming components into the system. Keep in mind that the place where I live gets quite a bit hot during summer times as well.

So keeping all that in mind which of those PSU above would you recommend??

Thank you, you guys are AWESOME! :D
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More about which 600w long term reliability quality performance
  1. Either the Seasonic S12II or the TX650.
  2. amuffin said:
    Either the Seasonic S12II or the TX650.

    Do you know which one of them has got bigger cables?
    Any other handy features?
  3. Any of those 3 are great choices for your build. Its nice that your local shop is just using good parts.
  4. Best answer
    The SEASONIC S12II 620W
  5. Best answer selected by WILDLEGHORN.
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