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Old March 7, 2009, 01:22 AM
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Default Why are Tx750 recommended so much over Silencer 750?

I have noticed everyone recommending a tx750 over the silencer 750?

I have noticed the silencer is typically cheaper because it goes on sale often and it has gotten better reviews than the tx750 at johnnyguru and anandtech.

So I am wondering why is the corsair tx750 always recommended on system builds and the such.

PC power and cooling has always been a top name with great history, so why is corsair being so recommended lately.
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Old March 7, 2009, 01:24 AM
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I'm wondering that myself. I'll never use a different brand PSU.
But I'll argue that I see the corsair typically cheaper.
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Old March 7, 2009, 04:47 AM
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I have one of each, and have no problems recommending either one. It does seem that the PC P&C is often on sale these days, but that wasn't always the case.

Only reason I can think of for folks not to recommend the PC P&C is a belief that the 80mm fan can get loud. That hasn't been my experience.
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Old March 7, 2009, 06:51 AM
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Corsair"s has great server I had a hx620 die Corsair replaced it no problem , they even paid round trip UPS air freight to California and back took about a week , can't say I had that kind of service for an Enermax that die.
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Old March 7, 2009, 09:30 AM
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Go with whichever is the cheapest IMO. Both are great PSUs though I believe the Silencer is longer whereas the Corsair is standard ATX size, if that matters.
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Old March 7, 2009, 09:48 AM
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The PC P&P now is different than the PC P&P that were made a few years ago.

Some people say the quality isn't the same but they are still a great PSU.. slightly underrated I would say due to such massive marketing by Corsair.
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PC P&P = OCZ and since their customer service/quality is nothing like it used to be (my opinion of course) I am fully a Corsair fan. I also really like BFG PSU's as their customer service is also top notch.
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. slightly underrated I would say due to such massive marketing by Corsair.
Agreed....totally..The "marketing" of PC P&C simply isn't thier compared to Corsair. I stand behind PC P&C all the way.....never had to deal with Customer Service for that PSU.....that says something indeed!
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PC power and cooling has always been a top name with great history[...]
And FUD of course. Nevertheless their PSU are great. Seasonic for Silencers and Win-Tact for TurboCool server grade leaf blowers. :D

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[...]so why is corsair being so recommended lately.
Because great price, great warranty, great customer support and last but not least quality PSU. Seasonic and CWT are very good OEM choices.
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Not just the 750w, most of their line-up gets suggested (even from me and I'm Corsairs Nemesis lol).
They do their job, and they do it well.
They are reliable , efficent, and rock solid.

What more can one ask for?

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