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Old December 11, 2011, 07:56 AM
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I haven't seen a review that dismantled or properly tested that power supply like Hardware Secrets or JohnnyGuru, so I can't recommend that CoolerMaster. I haven't heard of them blowing up yet, but you can get some units that did go through good reviews for the same price.

Assuming some not-insane overclocks, your actual power consumption should be 260W (stock) -370W (overclock with voltage bump) so you are shopping in the right wattage range to give you some headroom (500-600W).

Take a look at the following: - SeaSonic S12II 520 Bronze 520W ATX12V V2.3 / EPS 12V V2.91 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC Power Supply
Antec High Current Gamer 620W 48A 24PIN ATX12V V2.3 Active PFC 80 Plus Bronze Power Supply 135mm Fan - Antec - HCG-620
Depending on sales, you may be able to get a Corsair 80+ Bronze unit around the price of that CoolerMaster as well.
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