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Krony

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System Name Stealth Mk III
Processor Intel i7 950 @ 4.2GHz @ 1.38v
Motherboard Asus Sabertooth X58
Cooling Swiftech Apogee XT, Koolance NX580, 1x SR-1 120.4, 2x RX 120.2 rads
Memory 3x2Gb Corsair Dominator DDR3 PC3-12800C8
Video Card(s) Sli Evga 3Gb GTX 580's @ 825/1650/2025 @ 1.088v
Storage OS: 240Gb Vertex 3, Steam: 120Gb Vertex 2E, Storage: 1Tb F3, Backup: 1TB F1
Display(s) Samsung SM 2493HM
Case LD Cooling PC-V8
Audio Device(s) X-Fi Titanium
Power Supply Antec High Current Pro 1200w
Software Windows 7 Pro 64
Benchmark Scores 3DMark11 - P12324 / Vantage - P50183
#1
Hey, i am looking at upgrading my old Antec 850w truepower quattro for possible sli 580's, there is a few i was looking at but most of them are just too long for my current build ie. 200mm+ in length, the only 2 i can find are the OCZ ZX series 1250w and the Silverstone SST-ST1200-G Strider, the OCZ is looking good but i can't find it anywhere in the UK and the Silverstone i can't really find many reviews on it, i would just like some input from anyone as regards to these or any other good psu's to help me choose, thx
 

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gpost3

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#3
That link is excellent. End of discussion - no need to further ask for people's opinion.
 

Krony

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System Name Stealth Mk III
Processor Intel i7 950 @ 4.2GHz @ 1.38v
Motherboard Asus Sabertooth X58
Cooling Swiftech Apogee XT, Koolance NX580, 1x SR-1 120.4, 2x RX 120.2 rads
Memory 3x2Gb Corsair Dominator DDR3 PC3-12800C8
Video Card(s) Sli Evga 3Gb GTX 580's @ 825/1650/2025 @ 1.088v
Storage OS: 240Gb Vertex 3, Steam: 120Gb Vertex 2E, Storage: 1Tb F3, Backup: 1TB F1
Display(s) Samsung SM 2493HM
Case LD Cooling PC-V8
Audio Device(s) X-Fi Titanium
Power Supply Antec High Current Pro 1200w
Software Windows 7 Pro 64
Benchmark Scores 3DMark11 - P12324 / Vantage - P50183
#4
Nice link, ill look into it a bit.