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Old 01-21-12, 03:13 PM   #1
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I'm getting this one from the Egg., to replace my thermaltake 1200 watt, I've had for a few years. What do you guys think of the XFX power supplys?, our does anybody have one of these?.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207020
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Old 01-21-12, 03:39 PM   #2
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It's okay...
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/X...50-BEFX/9.html

Why not just go with the Corsair AX1200? Like $10 more and a MUCH, MUCH better psu.
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Old 01-21-12, 03:54 PM   #3
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It's okay...
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/X...50-BEFX/9.html

Why not just go with the Corsair AX1200? Like $10 more and a MUCH, MUCH better psu.
Yeah I cancelled it and ordered the corsair 1200 watt. has a 7 year warranty vs the xfx 5 year warranty.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139014
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Old 01-22-12, 02:19 PM   #4
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Well I ordered the sleeve kit from corsair for the new AX1200 watt power supply.
http://www.corsair.com/power-supply-...bles-blue.html
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Well I ordered the sleeve kit from corsair for the new AX1200 watt power supply.
http://www.corsair.com/power-supply-...bles-blue.html
Sexy cables
Edit: I always found it strange to make the big mobo cable and the cpu power cord modular, I mean you can't opt out of them anyways
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Old 01-23-12, 12:49 PM   #6
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The ATX cable, i agree, the CPU one, there are both 4pins and 8pins and sometimes multiple ones, so modular can help...
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The ATX cable, i agree, the CPU one, there are both 4pins and 8pins and sometimes multiple ones, so modular can help...
my psu i got now is modular, though the atx cable and cpu cable is fixed, the cpu connector can be split in two.
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