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How much watts for the PSU will this setup need?

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November 27, 2012 7:38:40 PM

Motherboard: ASUS Sabertooth Z77 Intel Motherboard

Processor: Intel Core i7 2700K

Memory: Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR3

Graphics Card: MSI Twin Frozr IV nVidia GeForce GTX 670 2GB

Hard Drive: Seagate Barracuda 2TB

Solid State Drive: OCZ Vertex 4 VTX4-25SAT3-64G 2.5" 64GB SATA III

Optical Drive: LITE-ON 24X DVD Writer

And like about 5 fans the case comes with.

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a b ) Power supply
November 27, 2012 7:44:24 PM

A quality 650W PSU will work great with room to spare.

Corsair AX/HX/TX Series
Seasonix X series

Would be on my shortlist.
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a b ) Power supply
November 27, 2012 7:46:43 PM

Yea I'm with Rvilk on this his recommendations are good Corsair AX/HX/TX series are great I would stay clear of builders series as your system isn't a entry level machine. You may also be able to fine a TX750 cheap they were on sale as well which would leave you room to go SLi in the future if you decided to do so.
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a b ) Power supply
November 27, 2012 7:47:24 PM

Just checked newegg, seems HX650 is at $79.99 after MIR
Seasonix X650 $89.99

So one of those would do great.
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a b ) Power supply
November 27, 2012 7:52:09 PM

steals at the price the both are 80 plus gold which is something hard to find in that price range.
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a b ) Power supply
November 28, 2012 12:03:31 AM

You know what bothers me though about these 600 watt power supplies is that they only come with normally 2 6+2 12V power adapters where you have the 750 watt that supplies 4 connections. And just because you only need a certain amount of power you are assuming that 100 percent of the time it will only use that amount.

Yup just got done searching for that power supply you linked on here. And it only comes with 2 pci-e power adapters. I refuse to use some stupid adapter for sli if that was a route someone went.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
and then OH MAN magic 4 pci-e power adapters.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...
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November 28, 2012 6:47:11 PM

Best answer selected by storm slider.
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a b ) Power supply
November 28, 2012 9:07:49 PM

That's right Storm great way to look at it headroom is a lovely thing to have.
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