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Old June 8, 2009, 07:28 PM
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Originally Posted by MpG View Post
Some buffer is always good, as is the quieter operation, but there are definitely diminishing returns from that approach. And there are still way too many people suggesting 750/850W PSU's for people building that "$300 computer".

Even the efficiency argument doesn't really hold true, since under the latest 80+ guidelines, PSU's can only give up a few points of efficiency at the 20% and 80% load points.

True, but the Higher end units do tend to get much better Internals. And that is what I am always aiming for. It is all subjective until we start opening these things up and having a look at whats inside.

But you are right, for a 300 computer, you don't need a TX750 sitting inside it.

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