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Windows 7: PSU suggestion

30 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
PSU suggestion

I'm getting an HD5850, which one of these PSU would be better?

OCZ 500W-700W ModXStream Pro Power Supply OCZ Technology

OCZ 750W Fatal1ty Series Power Supply OCZ Technology

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30 Oct 2010   #2

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit

The bigger the better... Go with 750? Anyway, pick the one with 80 gold certification...

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30 Oct 2010   #3

W7 Professional x64

I've had great feedback on systems I've built with the fatal1ty series of products from OCZ. I'd go for that one.
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30 Oct 2010   #4

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit

Get OCZ Z Series 850W Power Supply OCZ Technology !!! It got 80+ gold certification !!!

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30 Oct 2010   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I would think something like this one be perfect for your build. - CORSAIR CMPSU-650TX 650W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Compatible with Core i7 Power Supply

or the modular version - CORSAIR HX Series CMPSU-650HX 650W ATX12V v2.2 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply

If you want to stay with OCZ, I wouldnt think you'd need more than decent 650-700W.
I don't know much about thier PSUs though.
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30 Oct 2010   #6
Phone Man

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by yowanvista View Post
The Fatality line is a better product with a 5yr warranty and the ModXStream has 3 yr warranty. I have the ModXStream 700W and it has worked OK for 1.5 yrs but died today.

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