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Need Power Supply suggestions!

Here is my setup:


Intel i5 3570k - $220
Radeon 78702gb - $240
Corsair Vengeance 8gb (2 x 4) - $40
2tb Seagate Hard drive - $90
Samsung 830 64gb - $110
Gigabyte z77 - $140
Intel Gigabit CT PCI-E Network Adapter -$30
Asus Dvd drive - $25
Cooler master 120mm fan - $8

Case:
ATX Cooler Master Elite 431 - $47

My ideas for power supplies:

Corsair CX600w - $90
Cooler master extreme power plus 600w - $70

I need to know if 600w is good enough and also if I will be able to get a second 7870 for crossfire.

Thanks in advance!
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  1. 600watts is plenty and the Corsair is the better of the two. Theoretically 600watts is enough for CF setup but most 600watt do not have 4 PCIe power connectors needed for two of those cards, 700-750 watts do and leave more headroom.
  2. Ok that makes sense, I can get a Cooler master extreme power plus 600w for $70...

    Can you recommend any power supplies? I am thinking of going for an 80+ certified just to use less energy but I don't know where to start.
  3. where are you buying from?
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  5. Cygnus x-1 said:
    where are you buying from?



    Im buying from Amazon, and I have prime so I get free shipping.

    @rolli59

    On amazon the 750w is $95 but it has a $25 rebate!

    I am definitely going with this one!

    Thanks!
  6. Best answer selected by handsman.
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