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March 9, 2013 5:15:15 PM

Buying a new PSU probably very soon and I would like you guy's advice one which PSU I should pick

It's between these 3:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I know Corsair and Seasonic are super great but I have a Rosewill Green Series 530W right now and it's work great with me so far so that kind of put my hopes in for Rosewill and they've been coming out with some decent PSU's lately

Core Components of my Build:
AMD FX-8120
Sapphire Radeon HD 7950
G.Skill 8GB RAM @ 1600
NZXT Phantom 410 Case (3 fans, 2 of them are LED a believe)
Cooler Master Hyper 212 CPU fan
Seagate Barracude 1TB Hardrive

What I'm looking right now is to overclock my FX-8120 at least to around 4.2ish GHz and my current PSU can't handle that with my other stuff powering.
I also may Crossfire in the future and I will probably be replacing my CPU with the Haswell series when it comes out and getting a new MoBo. And I will probably incorporate at least one SSD in here in the future too

So let me know what you guys think

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March 9, 2013 5:28:55 PM

You could flip a coin with the Seasonic and Corsair both have a seven year warranty, and the same price. If it was my system I would go with the Seasonic.
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March 9, 2013 5:56:13 PM

I would rank them this way based on their electrical performance:

1. SeaSonic X750 Gold

2. CORSAIR HX Series HX750

3. Rosewill CAPSTONE Series CAPSTONE-750-M
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March 9, 2013 11:54:51 PM

Thanks guys

I'm leaning a bit more towards the Corsair. Probably gonna purchase by tonight

What do you think about this one? It's 80 Plus Platinum:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

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I ended up choosing the Corsair and am also getting the H50 water cooler. Thanks for the advice
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March 10, 2013 5:24:37 PM

Is your question solved?
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June 20, 2013 12:03:36 PM

I ended up getting the Corsair HX750 and it has been great ever since
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