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10 Nov 2010   #21
simpod

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

hmmm okay I can't decide haha

btw - I never realised you were scottish too till you said 'like' :P


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10 Nov 2010   #22
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by simpod View Post
hmmm okay I can't decide haha

btw - I never realised you were scottish too till you said 'like' :P
I am that buddy, fae Perth ha ha, lack of Neds here lol.

Mind the thing about the net, some people blast a value product for certain reasons and some people will salute it for certain reasons.

And how can user reviews be pants, thats whats gives people the idea of the product.

I have a 2G DDR 800Mhz Ram in my rig and have had for the past year and a half and it has been under a heavy load. Served me well.
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10 Nov 2010   #23
Wishmaster

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

You may want to look into Gskill Memory.

Excellent RAm, and usually priced quite well.


As far as the PSU goes, I agree. Get a good quality one.

Corsair or Antec for example.
750W is way overkill for this build IMO.
If you get a good quality PSU, 500-550W would be plenty with room to spare.

12V Rail Amps is the most important, then effeciency, and lastly wattage rating.
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10 Nov 2010   #24
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Wishmaster View Post
You may want to look into Gskill Memory.

Its actually very good, and usually priced quite well.


As far as the PSU goes, I agree. Get a good quality one.

Corsair or Antec for example.
750W is way overkill for this build IMO.
If you get a good quality PSU, 500-550W would be plenty with room to spare.

12V Rail Amps is the most important, then effeciency, and lastly wattage rating.

I like this answer.
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10 Nov 2010   #25
ken9122

Win7 x64 Ultimate SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Wishmaster View Post
You may want to look into Gskill Memory.

Excellent RAm, and usually priced quite well.


As far as the PSU goes, I agree. Get a good quality one.

Corsair or Antec for example.
750W is way overkill for this build IMO.
If you get a good quality PSU, 500-550W would be plenty with room to spare.

12V Rail Amps is the most important, then effeciency, and lastly wattage rating.
I also agree.

Ken
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10 Nov 2010   #26
simpod

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

okay possibly a winner?
Corsair CX 500W ATX Power Supply
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10 Nov 2010   #27
sygnus21

Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

I would echo those who say get a quality power supply. That's the last thing you want to skimp on

Info on power supplies

- Recommended Power Supplies | silentpcreview.com
- Everything You Need to Know About Power Supplies | Hardware Secrets
- How to Buy a Power Supply - wikiHow

As far as wattage I agree with Wishmaster, a 500-550 would be plenty considering your budget.

Good luck
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10 Nov 2010   #28
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Amazon.co.uk: Customer Reviews: Atrix 720W Black 12Cm Silent Dual 12V Rail Atx Power Supply

Not compatitble with AMD, i bet it is.

Check it again. Reviews mean something. Do some background info on it.

http://www.play.com/PC/PCs/4-/101368...d/Product.html
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10 Nov 2010   #29
simpod

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rmw020 View Post
Probably - I can't see why it wouldn't - after all its just pumping power through the thing either way I can't afford to chance it
Okay so I've come to two power supplys, its either:
Corsair CX 500W or a
Cooler Master GX 650W
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10 Nov 2010   #30
YTBOY83

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by simpod View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rmw020 View Post
Probably - I can't see why it wouldn't - after all its just pumping power through the thing either way I can't afford to chance it
Okay so I've come to two power supplys, its either:
Corsair CX 500W or a
Cooler Master GX 650W
Have a look at this Find the Best Power Supplies - Reviews, Tests & Ratings
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