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Posted · Original PosterOP

what is the best power supply for the top of highest end builds? Like around 650 watts atleast. price is not a concern. The best suggestion I've gotten is AX Series AX1000 — 850 Watt 80 PLUS Titanium Certified Fully Modular ATX PSU

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AXi is one of the best. Refer to this list:

 


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Just now, Cody123 said:

I like this one 

Corsair CP-9020179-NA RMX Series RM750x 80 Plus Gold Fully Modular ATX Power Supply https://www.amazon.ca/dp/B079HGN5QS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_NgFPEbBX38K3C

Liking something does not make it good, the AXi quality wise is much better. That said the RMx is still good, just not better in this scenario. 


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1 minute ago, TheDailyProcrastinator said:

Liking something does not make it good, the AXi quality wise is much better. That said the RMx is still good, just not better in this scenario. 

Im kinda a corsair fanboy so maybe im biast

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6 minutes ago, Cody123 said:

Im kinda a corsair fanboy so maybe im biast

The AXi is Corsair lol... 


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56 minutes ago, grandmaster64 said:

what is the best power supply for the top of highest end builds?

You have smth specific in mind or that's just a general question ? Because if we're going for best PSU out there, it's Corsair AX1600i but it's freaking expensive and in most cases you wouldn't need even half of power it provides.


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1 hour ago, Juular said:

You have smth specific in mind or that's just a general question ? Because if we're going for best PSU out there, it's Corsair AX1600i but it's freaking expensive and in most cases you wouldn't need even half of power it provides.

Kind of general. Like I don't need something with more than 1000 watts. But like the most efficient, reliable, long lasting.

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7 minutes ago, grandmaster64 said:

Do any of the hx series come in 80+ titanium? I'm only looking for something at the level of titaniun

 

Checking Corsairs site, it does not appear so. Their AX series come in Titanium.

https://www.corsair.com/ca/en/Categories/Products/Power-Supply-Units/c/Cor_Products_PowerSupply_Units?q=%3Afeatured%3ApsuPowerEfficiency%3ATitanium&text=&pageSize=#rotatingText


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28 minutes ago, grandmaster64 said:

Do any of the hx series come in 80+ titanium? I'm only looking for something at the level of titaniun

no

 

only AX and AXi do in the Corsair lineup, and the only Titanium rated unit the OEM (CWT) currently offers is Enermax's Maxtytan and some thermaltake unit, with soon Be Quiet Dark power pro 12 adding to that

 

and AX is just a rebranded Seasonic Prime with minimal modification

 

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36 minutes ago, LukeSavenije said:

no

 

only AX and AXi do in the Corsair lineup, and the only Titanium rated unit the OEM (CWT) currently offers is Enermax's Maxtytan and some thermaltake unit, with soon Be Quiet Dark power pro 12 adding to that

 

and AX is just a rebranded Seasonic Prime with minimal modification

 

state your system and country so we can properly help you

Here is the build I'm looking to build:

 

Processor/Cpu:i9 9900KS
Graphics card/Gpu: Nvidia RTX titan
Motherboard: asus rog zenith II extreme alpha
Case: larger case that depends on motherboard and cooling system
Power supply: still to be determined but must be atleast 80+ titanium

RAM: G. Skill Trident Z neo DDR4 4x16(memory should be unregistered to help with extra frequency) (probably a single stick of 32 gb of 
Storage/SSD: sabrent rocket pcie 4.0 nvme m.2 ssd (get heatsync if not built into motherboard)(make sure its up to date, also get a second SSD for more memory)
Cooling system: probably AIO or custom cooling system.

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12 minutes ago, grandmaster64 said:

Processor/Cpu:i9 9900KS
Motherboard: asus rog zenith II extreme alpha

you're pairing a threadripper board with a 9900ks...

 

but in your case one of the following would meet

  • Seasonic Prime titanium/TX 650w+
  • Corsair AX (same thing)
  • Raidmax Monster RX-AT (though on the louder side)
  • EVGA supernova T2
  • Superflower leadex titanium (same thing)
  • Enermax Maxtytan
  • Cooler Master Masterwatt maker
  • Corsair AX1200i/1500i/1600i

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PSU: Seasonic Focus GX650

 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
4 minutes ago, LukeSavenije said:

you're pairing a threadripper board with a 9900ks...

 

but in your case one of the following would meet

  • Seasonic Prime titanium/TX 650w+
  • Corsair AX (same thing)
  • Raidmax Monster RX-AT (though on the louder side)
  • EVGA supernova T2
  • Superflower leadex titanium (same thing)
  • Enermax Maxtytan
  • Cooler Master Masterwatt maker
  • Corsair AX1200i/1500i/1600i

Thanks for your suggestions. Do you have a better suggestion for a motherboard for this setup? I honestly don't know how about motherboards other than asus making the best boards

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1 minute ago, grandmaster64 said:

Thanks for your suggestions. Do you have a better suggestion for a motherboard for this setup? I honestly don't know how about motherboards other than asus making the best boards

that last part is an outright lie, you can't just go by a company, you go by model. half of Asus's maximus line sucked in that generation (hero/crosshair/formula), while the other half was very good (gene/apex/extreme)


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HDD: 1 TB 7200 RPM Seagate Baracudda, 1 TB 5400 RPM Samsung Spinpoint HD103SI

SSD: Samsung 860 EVO 500 GB

Case: Cooler Master Masterbox Lite 5 RGB (modified)

PSU: Seasonic Focus GX650

 

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Posted · Original PosterOP
13 minutes ago, LukeSavenije said:

that last part is an outright lie, you can't just go by a company, you go by model. half of Asus's maximus line sucked in that generation (hero/crosshair/formula), while the other half was very good (gene/apex/extreme)

So asus maximus this generation are good? Which of those boards is the bes

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