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Buying a new PSU

Aug 14, 2019
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Hi everyone, I need to change my power supply but I don't have too much money, so I would like to get opinions on the next PSUs, which I can buy within my budget and I can find in my country. I know there are other brands and prices, but over here the prices can be quite different from USA. I have an RTX 2060 so even 500W could suffice, but there is not a huge selection of models I can choose from, and if I go for less wattage, the models just drop in quality too much.

Thermaltake Smart BX1 RGB 750w 80 Plus Bronze

Gigabyte B700H 700W 80 Pluz Bronze

Evga GQ 650W GQ 80 Plus Gold

Cougar 750W GX-S750 80 Plus Gold

KCAS 750W 80 Plus GOLD RGB

Cooler Master Masterwatt 750W 80 Plus Bronze

If you could organize them in order of quality, that would be awesome, thanks.

I may be able to look into the EVGA G2 Models too, but its just a possibility if I find the right price. I do know there are some EVGA models you need to avoid, such as the B series, but I don't know about the GQ and G2 series.
Jun 1, 2011
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US of A
System Name gaming
Processor Intel i7-9700k @ 4.9ghz
Motherboard Gigabyte Z370 AORUS Gaming 3
Cooling Noctua U12A
Memory 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000mhz
Video Card(s) Gigabyte GTX 1660 Ti OC 6G
Storage Crucial MX500, Crucial P1 NVMe, ScanDisk Ultra 3D
Display(s) Dell - SE2717HR 27" IPS LED FHD FreeSync Monitor
Case Phanteks P400A w/ Noctua fans
Audio Device(s) Klipsch pro-media 2.1 speakers
Power Supply Seasonioc Focus Plus 650w
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Logitech G15 original
Software Win 10
Benchmark Scores i can finally play crysis
Either the GQ or G2 by EVGA. The G2 is a rebranded leadex platform by Superflower. The GQ uses the same platform as the rosewill capstone also made by Superflower just slightly older platform.
Apr 30, 2011
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Processor AMD Ryzen 5 2600X@95W
Motherboard MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX
Cooling Deepcool Gammaxx 400 Black
Memory 2*8GB PATRIOT PVS416G373C7K@3333MT_C16
Video Card(s) Sapphire Radeon RX 5700 Pulse 8GB
Storage Sandisk SSD 120GB, INTEL 540S SSDSCKKW180H6 180GB, Samsung F1 1TB, Hitachi HUS724040ALE640 4TB
Display(s) AOC 27G2U/BK IPS 144Hz
Audio Device(s) Realtek 7.1 onboard
Power Supply Zalman Z550
Mouse Sharkoon SHARK Force Black
Keyboard Trust GXT280
Software Win 7 sp1 64bit/Win 10 pro 64bit
Benchmark Scores CB R15 64bit: single core 173p, multicore 1306p
Any Silver or Gold rated PSU having at least 5 years of warranty is enough.
Feb 20, 2019
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System Name PowerEdge R730 DRS Cluster
Processor 4x Xeon E5-2698 v3
Cooling Many heckin screamy bois
Memory 480GB ECC DDR4-2133
Video Card(s) Matrox G200eR2
Storage SD Card. Yep, really no other local storage.
Display(s) It's probably a couple of boring Dell Ultrasharps and a sacrificial laptop.
Case 39U 6-rack server room with HEVC and 44KVA UPS
Mouse Maybe
Keyboard Yes!
Software ESXi 6.5 U3
Benchmark Scores I once clocked a Celeron-300A to 564MHz on an Abit BE6 and it scored over 9000.
Don't buy Bronze if you can afford Gold. The Bronze models are better than uncertified but they'll be cheap, older designs if they're only 80% efficient. Spend the extra $20 or whatever currency you're talking about.

In (my) order of preference,
  1. EVGA G2,
  2. EVGA GQ,
  3. Cougar GX
  4. Aerocool KCAS