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Cooler Master Upgrades V1200 to 80+ Platinum

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We have said it before, but the power supply is the core of your computer and more important than anything else. Change anything else to improve your experience, change available options, or alter features, but it all means nothing if the computer does not turn on in the first place. Never compromise on your PSU. Cooler Master takes this to …

New Corsair AX1500i Rewrites the 80+ Rating System

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They finally did it. Corsair finally moved their Power Supply lineup so far ahead of the game they have forced the scales we use to measure them with to change. Originally included in the 80 PLUS rating system, the Titanium rating was only included to cover future advancements down the line. The new Corsair AX1500i has reached that line, so …

be quiet! Power Supplies Excel at Being Enviromentally Friendly

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Looking for a quiet power supply for your system? Something that sips power from the outlet while still being able to drive your rig? Well, it looks like these be quiet! power supplies just might be the perfect products for you.

Turns out that in testing, be quiet! has shown that their power supplies already comply with stricter power efficiency …

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 …