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Lepa Aims for a New Record with the 1375W Platinum Power Supply


I don’t care what people say, more is better. Leap, in keeping with their motto, aims for a new record in power density with the new PSU. The new flagship series for Lepa is the MaxPlatinum and will be replacing the G1600 PSU series.

The new MaxPlatinum from LEPA are 80PLUS Platinum rated power supplies if you have not already …

be quiet! Pure Power L8 700 Watt ATX Power Supply Reviewed

BeQuiet! Pure Power 700 Watt Power Supply 9

Is it wrong that I’ve come to expect German engineered technology to last? One of my older gamer systems still has a 2007 be quiet! power supply still running strong. I have a couple newer units here that served a couple demo systems flawlessly even coming back after a grounding issue. None of the components were damaged which points to …

Thermaltake Adds a Little Gold to their Line of Power Supplies


If I have said it once, I have said it a thousand times: Edward’s Lemon Meringue Pie is amazing and your PSU is the core of your computer. You can never go wrong with buying a high quality, high performance power supply unit like the new Thermaltake Toughpower Gold Series.

The latest PSU from our friends at Thermaltake is the …

be quiet! Brings Quality Power to Compact Design


There has been a lot of focus on the small form factor (SFF) PC case design lately, but nothing else has followed. It has been our beloved PC chassis manufacturers changing and innovating to accommodate for standard form factor internal components. be quiet! is here to change that by bringing high quality power supply design to compact form factors with …

CES 2014 – Corsair Goes for Overkill with New 1500 Watt PSU


Corsair is currently the number one brand in PC power supply units in North America, hands down. While they are getting challenged on this front by a number of other brands like be quiet! and others, Corsair continues to push the boundaries of quality higher. And with their latest product, they hold absolutely nothing back. Introducing, the new Corsair AX1500i …

CES 2014 – Rosewill Shoots for Most New Products at Show


What happens when one of the largest “in-house” distributors waits until CES 2014 to release updates to its current series of products? We just found out Rosewill will be showing off more than 50 new items in Las Vegas this year. The actual number is apparently hard to come by as even the people in charge of the event for …

Rosewill Silentnight 500 Watt Power Supply Review

Rosewill Silent Night 500 Watt Power Supply 5

Passively cooled computer components are kind of a holy grail item. It’s difficult to design them in such a way that they’ll operate well without failure. Especially when considering variables like climate and system application. In other words, a passively cooled computer component might operate perfectly well in the Pacific Northwest of the US, but find it a challenge to …