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is this PSU sufficient to run my build with room for overclocking the CPU and GPU's

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March 22, 2013 3:05:58 PM

Intel core i5 3570k
NZXT Kraken X40 98.3 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler
ASRock Z77 Extreme6 ATX LGA1155
G.Skill Sniper Series 8GB (2x4GB) DDR3-1866
WD Caviar Black 1TB 3.5'' 7200RPM HDD
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB 2.5'' SSD
2 x Gigabyte Radeon HD 7970 3GB Crossfire
Cooler Master HAF 922 ATX Mid Tower Case
Samsung SH-222BB/BEBE DVD/CD Writer
BenQ XL2420T

*Corsair Enthusiast 750W 80 PLUS Bronze Certified ATX12V / EPS12V Power Supply

Any opinions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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March 23, 2013 7:10:06 AM

Personally I'd pick an 850w unit if you wanted to really have a big overclock on both cards. You can have a mild one with a 750w supply.

March 23, 2013 7:56:14 PM

thanks man :)  any recommendations or should i just stick with corsair but move up to the tx 850 v2?
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March 26, 2013 2:23:28 PM

thanks again, problem is i live in canada and the ax850 is like $166, while the tx850 is on sale at a local store for $115, so im going to go with the cheaper one. though if the ax850 was $135 in canada id definitely have gone for that one. idk would charge extra for shipping to canada or would you have to make the purchase on the canadian site with the canadian prices?