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Will the Corsair tx650m work for this build?

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September 2, 2012 1:16:55 AM

I am looking into building a PC. I was wanting to know if the Corsair tx650m would power two gtx 670's in SLI, an i5 2500k OC'd to 4.0GHz on a Corsair H60, a Corsair force 3 120GB SSD, 8GB of 1600mhz RAM, and a 1TB HDD?
a c 87 ) Power supply
September 2, 2012 11:19:42 AM

It is enough power, but it does not have enough PCIe connectors; you need a PSU with four, the TX650M only has two. You can use it if you're prepared to use adapters, but if you haven't bought it already I would recommend buying one that comes with the necessary connectors.

This not only has the necessary connectors, it is actually a better PSU than the TX650M:
Rosewill Capstone-650M ($100 @ Newegg)
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/rosewill-power-supply-caps...
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September 2, 2012 1:42:32 PM

Rosewill is better than Corsair? Rosewill has a history of offering powersupplies of questionable quality and value. They do make a few that are adequate and a few that are better but overall their quality is inconsistant.

Here's the quality with the required connectors
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

@OP
just make sure your cards require onnly 6 pin connectors, some GTX 670s have 8 Pin connectors.
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September 2, 2012 2:13:52 PM

^ saw that coming
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a c 87 ) Power supply
September 2, 2012 6:19:07 PM

After re-reading my post it doesn't seem like I said that Rosewill was overall better than Corsair, seems like I said that the Capstone-650M is a better unit than the TX650M, which it is. It is also better than the Seasonic SS-650AM.

Here is a review for the 750W, non-modular version which uses the platform:
http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php?name=NDReviews&op=...
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