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    Default Which of these psu's are worth getting

    Corsair cx550m 550w
    Seasonic 520w s12Ii
    Xfx TS 550w
    Evga 600 b1
    Corsair cx600

    For my build listed below
    Evga gtx 670 4gb
    Gigabyte z77x-ud3h
    Corsair h80
    G skill sniper 8gb
    Kingston 129gb ssd
    Toshiba 1tb HDD
    Intel I5 3570k
    Looking to buy at the PSU from Amazon only. Budget is $60 maybe $70 but I prefer to sped $60 unless I can get a semi modular PSU.
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    I would maybe get Corsair CX550M as its topology is modern, although it has crappy capacitors. But with 5 year warranty it's a less important issue.

    You forgot the CPU on the build :P

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    Get the CX450M from Newegg, it's more then enough and very cheap.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139146

    The CX450M even has enough headroom for overclocking.

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    Quote Originally Posted by -The_Mask- View Post
    Get the CX450M from Newegg, it's more then enough and very cheap.
    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139146

    The CX450M even has enough headroom for overclocking.
    450 is enough for my build?

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    Quote Originally Posted by breixobaloca View Post
    But with 5 year warranty it's a less important issue.
    If it was 3 years it still wouldn't be an issue, because these caps normally don't fail in less then 5 years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TheMasterNinja View Post
    450 is enough for my build?
    More then enough, even with CPU and graphics card overclock.

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    Quote Originally Posted by -The_Mask- View Post
    If it was 3 years it still wouldn't be an issue, because these caps normally don't fail in less then 5 years.
    Normally
    I really don't trust SamXon GF

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    If more then 5℅ would fail in 5 years, they already wouldn't give 5 years warranty.

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    I'll be going with a 550w psu as evga states a 500w PSU is the min needed for my evga gtx 670 4gb supercloaked. So I should go with the corsair CX 550?

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    That requirement is basically made for those who buy non-real power PSUs.
    That PC power consumption will be low.
    http://www.hardocp.com/images/articl...tkfUFx_9_1.gif

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