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Thread: 500W FSP Blue storm II PSU 80% Efficiency

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    500W FSP Blue storm II PSU 80% Efficiency

    Im sure everyone has seen this on the Today Only page and I am interested in using it to power my upcoming build. Q6600, 320Mb 8800GTS, 500Gb HDD SATA, 4Gb Ram, 2 DVD-RW IDE all going in an Antec 900 Gaming Case. Is this a good PSU and does anyone know what connectors it has, I cant find any specs anywhere.

    Also is the 2Gb (2X1GB) Corsair TwinX XMS2, DDR2 PC5400 (667), 240 Pin, Non-ECC Unbuffered, CAS 4-4-4-12 on offer worth a punt too?

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    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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    Your google must be better than mine, I went to the manufacturers website, which was quite useless, and some retailers who still couldnt give details of the cabling.

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    Also from that review it should easilly handel thoes specs

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    Placed my order anyway, its just too cheap not too, thanks to scan so far my completed build should be less than £850, £150 under budget.

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      • Storage:
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      • Graphics card(s):
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    Good stuff, FPS supplies are fairly reliable, you shouldn't have any problems *fingers crossed*.
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