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Help choosing a psu

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#1
Hi
I am going to purchase a nividia geforce 8800 gt graphics card but i need to upgrade my psu first as it has no 6-pin pci express connector. Well ive seen this one on ebay for a rather good price and was wondering if anyone would spare a second to have a look at it and say weather they'd recomend me buying this to run my rig with the graphics card i want or if not any other psu they'd recomend.
All help will be appriciated.
The listing say's its a: SILENT Win Power 700W ATX 20 & 24-pin Power Supply Unit

And here's the link:
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&rd=1&item=150251093111&ssPageName=STRK:MEWA:IT&ih=005#ebayphotohosting

Id just like to say that the seller is good as i bought the whole electoni'cs side of my rig of him and it works perfectly.
 

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#2
thats not a really good psu my Tt 500w has more power to it....
 

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You may be better off buying a name brand quality PSU. Something like a Corsair HX520 or HX620 would work very well for you.
 
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Software Windows 8.1, with 'start is back' obviously
Benchmark Scores It boots whilst im still young so im pleased with that.
#5
Thanks im kinda new at the inside's of a rig all i no is how to make the ouside's nice:p but thanks all the same
 
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Storage 500GB WD Sata / 60 GB Samsung IDE
Display(s) 20" samusng LCD, gaming at 1680 x 1050
Case some old amd thing
Audio Device(s) onboard
Power Supply 650W
Software Windows 8.1, with 'start is back' obviously
Benchmark Scores It boots whilst im still young so im pleased with that.
#6
what does any one have to say bout this?
Corsair VX 450W
looks good, aint to expensive, has the connections needed and the amount of amp's (don't fully understand them but its over 22)
but is it anygood?
 

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