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What PSU is compatible with my case and what brand is reliable

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I am buying this case  https://www.cclonline.com/product/232039/SIRIUS/Cases/GameMax-Sirius-Mid-Tower-Gaming-Case-Black-with-4-x-120mm-RGB-Fans-and-Tempered-Glass-Side/CAS3021/?utm_source=footer&utm_medium=recently-browsed&utm_campaign=CAS3021  need to know what size pus is compatible with it.

Also would like to know on your own opinion which brands are reliable to last long (7+years), which are quite or less noisy,  which is not overpriced and wether or not i should get non mod, semi mod or full modular 

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Any ATX PSU would work.

 

Don't shop by brand, shop by model. What is your budget for the psu?

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I'd recommend going fully modular.

 

I trust Corsair, Cooler Master, Seasonic and Antec if you buy the alright stuff.

 

I'd personally go for a Corsair RMx series but any other product which is similar in quality is fine.

 

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Just now, DocSwag said:

Any ATX PSU would work.

 

Don't shop by brand, shop by model. What is your budget for the psu?

below £70 but people friends say that corsair are sometimes unreliable because they break due to cheap components so thats why I'm asking about brands

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1 minute ago, mudzy said:

below £70 but people friends say that corsair are sometimes unreliable because they break due to cheap components so thats why I'm asking about brands

This one looks ok.

https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/product/3hkwrH/corsair-power-supply-cp9020102na

 

Corsair is fine, this psu has good components too.

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4 minutes ago, mudzy said:

below £70 but people friends say that corsair are sometimes unreliable because they break due to cheap components so thats why I'm asking about brands

Corsair has excellent and terrible units, as do EVGA and most other brands, which is why you cannot shop based on brand, you need to differentiate based on model, ignoring the brand. Most brands are just that anyway, they put their branding on PSUs made by OEMs rather than actually making it themselves, so ultimately the brand doesn't matter. 

 

For £70, you'll probably want to look at Corsair's CXM (Grey label) units. They're good quality at a good price. 

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5 minutes ago, mudzy said:

what models are good quality in eva, cooler master and seasonic

 

Also what aren your opinions on this psu https://www.amazon.co.uk/DEEPCOOL-DQ550ST-120mm-Supply-Warranty/dp/B0194JPK5M/ref=sr_1_17_sspa?ie=UTF8&qid=1508868023&sr=8-17-spons&keywords=psu+550w+gold&psc=1

That is compatible and will work just fine

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1 hour ago, mudzy said:

below £70 but people friends say that corsair are sometimes unreliable because they break due to cheap components so thats why I'm asking about brands

That's not a true statement, there is always a lot of difference between models, not all are well priced or have enough quality. There are some brands which are complete junk, that's true, but there is no perfect brand. It doesn't exist. Not Seasonic, not Corsair, not EVGA, not Antec... None has a perfect catalogue, doesn't matter if they manufacture their products (like Seasonic) or not.

 

Honestly, your friend could ask you to avoid a Corsair VS and recommend you an Enermax Maxpro, while both have the same manufacturer and the same internal design with minimum differences.

 

My personal choice would be a Be Quiet Pure Power 10 or a Corsair TX550M, both are superior to the CX and the Deepcool in my honest opinion. The PP10 is the best option if you want extreme silence and the best protection system in its class, while the TX beats it in components quality, warranty and efficiency. 

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Corsair-CP-9020133-UK-TX550M-Power-Supply/dp/B06WW8G3S8/

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Be-Quiet-BN273-POWER-Cooling/dp/B01MS8EX0W/ (modular "CM" also available)

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