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Andyson Titanium N 700 W
     Fri, Apr 24 2015 | 9:00A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
After the release of the 1200 Platinum unit, Andyson has now also put a Titanium unit with four models into their portfolio. We will take a look at the N700 today: It features a semi-modular cabling design to keep its price down and promises to perform incredibly well.
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP

be quiet! Straight Power 10 800W 80 Plus Gold Power Supply Review
     Wed, Apr 15 2015 | 10:16A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The be quiet! Straight Power 10 800W PSU proves to be a hit and a miss. Make sure to read the full review to find out why."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Seasonic X-Series 1050W Power Supply
     Fri, Apr 10 2015 | 12:03P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today we look at the new X-Series 1050W power supply from Seasonic, a refresh on the older model which was hot news back in 2012. This new model is a pure modular design with 80 Plus Gold Certification and has received a handful of upgrades for 2014.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

Super Flower Golden Silent 500W Semi-Modular Passive Power
     Thu, Apr 09 2015 | 12:02P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
If you want a truly silent system there are a lot of things to consider purchasing: a passive graphics card, a passive CPU cooler, SSD storage instead of mechanical hard drives and more importantly a passively cooled power supply. The advantages of a passively cooled power supply are numerous but the main advantage is that unlike most power supplies that will get noisy above 50% load a passive power supply never gets noisy. Other advantages include the fact that passive power supplies tend to require higher quality components in order to keep heat output down so when you buy a passive power supply you also know you’re buying quality and an efficient unit. Today I am taking a look at my second passively cooled power supply but this time from a brand not many people have heard of. Super Flower may not be well known as a consumer brand but Super Flower already feature inside many high-end power supplies sold by big brands, EVGA is the most notable one of those that springs to mind. In the UK market at least Super Flower are deciding to go at it as a standalone brand selling a wide range of their power supplies through Overclockers UK at very competitive prices. In this review I will be looking at Super Flower’s Golden Silent 500W passive power supply. This is an interesting power supply for a number of reasons: because it is 80 Plus Platinum rated, because it has a whopping big heatsink built into the PSU but also because the design has been built in its entirety from the ground up by Super Flower.
  FULL STORY @ ETEKNIX

SilverStone Strider Gold S ST75F-GS V2 PSU Review
     Wed, Apr 08 2015 | 12:01P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
A lot of PC applications have been trending toward smaller footprints in the last few years. SilverStone is looking to further address this need by packing as much wattage as possible into a confined space. The Strider Gold S ST75F-GS V2 is fully modular and is billing it as the "world's smallest full-modular ATX PSU" at its capacity.
  FULL STORY @ HARDOCP

Silverstone Strider Plus 700W Review
     Tue, Apr 07 2015 | 12:03P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Silverstone have earned a positive reputation over the years, crafting some of the finest computer cases for the enthusiast audience. They have also had great success with their range of power supplies, especially in the high end. Today we look at something more modest, designed for the mainstream audience – the Strider Plus 700 W, a 80 Plus Bronze certified modular power supply sporting a single +12V rail.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

Sandberg Outdoor Powerbank 10400 mAh Review
     Wed, Apr 01 2015 | 12:03P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
As most of you know portable batteries (also known as power banks) are not new in the market and as a matter of fact I’ve been testing and using such devices for roughly 5 years now so whenever someone tells me that this is the first time to ever hear about them I’m quite surprised honestly. For example 3 days ago my smartphone was quickly running out of juice while i was drinking a cup of coffee at my favorite place by the beach (WiFi does that) so i decided to get back to my car and bring a portable battery with me to charge it. Well i don't know if it was the design of the portable battery i used or the fact that it was larger than my smartphone (much thicker actually) but people where staring at me for quite a while (even the waitress came over and asked what that was). Now the reason i mentioned the design of this particular portable battery model is because it's a rather unique looking device and more specifically it's the latest Outdoor Powerbank by Sandberg.
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH

 
VisionTek 800W 80 Plus Bronze Modular Power Supply @ Bjorn3d.com
     Wed, Apr 01 2015 | 11:45A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Several years back we shopped power supplies and the PSUs in the 1k range ran from $130 to well over $200. One of the biggest draws on the power supply were the video card but video cards have downsized their power requirements as technology moves forward. Most single core GPUs only require a good quality 500W power supply but toss on a Haswell core and overclock it until it screams having extra overhead on your power supply is a good idea. Having extra overhead on your power supply ensures that you dont over strain the PSU and have a catastrophic failure potentially taking expensive components with it. To that end we are taking a look at the VisionTek 800W Bronze rated power supply. Coming in at $99.99 for 800 watts of solid power sustaining your expensive enthusiast rig the VisionTek 800w Bronze modular power supply is a great foundation to build your dream rig on."
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

Xigmatek Maverick S 500 W
     Tue, Mar 31 2015 | 11:24A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Xigmatek released the Maverick S line consisting of three rather compact, Bronze-certified PSUs a while ago. We will evaluate the line's 500 W member today; it features a semi-modular design and interesting looks. This unit's strongest point is its incredibly low price; however, you currently won't find it anywhere in the US.
  FULL STORY @ TECHPOWERUP

Corsair HX1000i Platinum Modular PSU Review
     Sun, Mar 29 2015 | 2:37P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Recent months have seen a constant stream of quality, high wattage power supply releases from the likes of SuperFlower, Seasonic and Cooler Master. Continuing this trend - today we take a look at the new Corsair HX1000i, a modular, 80 Plus Platinum certified model with a Zero RPM Fan Mode to reduce noise emissions as far as possible.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

SilverStone Silver Strider 750 Watt PSU @ Bjorn3d.com
     Sat, Mar 28 2015 | 11:45A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The SilverStone Silver Strider 750 Watt PSU is the smallest full modular ATX power supply on the market. From the back of your chassis to the front of the Silver Strider 750 its a mere 140mm making it the mightiest Mini sized PSU available. Struggling with a smaller chassis but need killer voltage regulation for your dream builds components , look no farther SilverStone, one of the premier PSU manufacturers in the world, has you covered front to back (at least 140mms worth). The previous generation (Version 1.0) was 150mm in depth and quite the mighty Mini in itself but SilverStone had to one up themselves and go for a 140mm Version 2.0. "
  FULL STORY @ BJORN3D.COM

Enermax Revolution X't 730 Watt
     Fri, Mar 27 2015 | 9:02A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
HardwareOverclock.com has just posted another review. Last week we have taken a look at the Enermax Revolution X't psu with 730 watts. The Revolution Xt series has an 80 Plus Gold standard, a big 140 mm fan and an efficiency up to 92 percent.
  FULL STORY @ HARDWAREOVERCLOCK

Be Quiet! Silent Base 800
     Wed, Mar 25 2015 | 12:37P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
"Be Quiet! has a bit of price tag which brings it down when it comes to desirability. The temperature charts put the chassis near the worst I've tested. This is not because of poor airflow, but because it was designed around near silent operations, which in turn means slows fans and they don't ramp up when the temperatures start to raise. That is all the gripes I have. While this chassis isn't design for the high performance that many readers have come to expect from a bigger tower. It also doesn't help some chassis like the NZXT H440, is marketed towards one and does the opposite. Just remember you are buying a product geared towards quiet operations that sacrifices a little bit of performance.”
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB

Enermax DigiFanless 550W Review
     Wed, Mar 25 2015 | 9:01A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
It has been quite some time since we have analysed an Enermax power supply, so it is with great interest that we take a look at the new DigiFanless 550W today. This supply is a pure modular, fanless design and has achieved an 80 Plus Platinum certification. Enermax also incorporate management software, which will surely appeal to a specific audience who enjoy ‘tweaking’ settings.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

FSP Twinkle 65 Review
     Fri, Mar 20 2015 | 9:00A | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
With the Twinkle 65, FSP has a multi purpose power supply in it's portfolio, which is compatible with Notebooks from almost any vendor. On FSP's compatibility list there are all the big brands like HP, Lenovo, Sony, ... Today we're going to have a closer look at the little thing and tell you about our experience with this fellow.
  FULL STORY @ OCAHOLIC

EVGA SuperNova P2 1200 PSU Review
     Wed, Mar 18 2015 | 12:00P | Power Supply | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
EVGA have earned a fantastic reputation over the years for their selected range of motherboards and graphics cards. Today we look at one of their high end power supplies – the SuperNova 1200 P2. This is a creation with OEM partner, Super Flower. The EVGA SuperNova 1200 P2 supply is full modular, 80 Plus Platinum certified and can be driven in a semi passive mode. The warranty is certainly exhibiting a confidence in the product that EVGA wish to pass onto the customer – ten years is not to be sniffed at.
  FULL STORY @ KITGURU

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