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31 Jan 2012   #1

windows 7 home permium 64 bits
power supply

is this a good power supply? antec hcp 750 watt high current gamer or should i go for a ocz or corsair i need a 700 to 800 watt psu

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31 Jan 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

How many video cards are you using?
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31 Jan 2012   #3

Windows 7 HP / Ultimate x64

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31 Jan 2012   #4

Windows 8 64 bit PRO

Antec is a reliable brand however i am not sure how good their PUS are in the 700-800 range. Most of the Antec power supplies i have seen people do their builds are usually around 400 to 600 range.

Please make sure you have the right connections or enough connections in whatever power supply you buy. Unless you plan to O/C + 2X graphics cards I don't consider 800 watts a good buy. Then again who knows what your build will have
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31 Jan 2012   #5

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Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

Read the customer reviews. If a particular line of power supplies is having problems you will catch wind of it there.

Also google the exact model number of the supply you are considering and look for technical reviews. Sites like Tom's Hardware do some very extensive testing and you can take away lots of good information.
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31 Jan 2012   #6

Windows 10 Pro x64

First will be good to fill your system specs, so we can better help you.System Info - See Your System Specs
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31 Jan 2012   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2

corsair HX750. im a bit of a sucker for corsair products.
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31 Jan 2012   #8

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

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01 Feb 2012   #9

windows 7 home permium 64 bits

ANTEC HCP 750 WATT HAS 4 12V RAILS AND IS 80 PLUS BRONZ 84.99 AT FRYS DO YALL THINK ITS ANY GOOD sorry about the caps thanks
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01 Feb 2012   #10
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

Have a looky over here pal Components Power Supplies Reviews... there are some good reviews and articles which might help in making a decision, and they make for some interesting reading, the PSU is one of the most overlooked components in modern day PC's
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