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cadaveca May 27, 2009 11:16 AM

Corsair® Launches Energy-Efficient High-Performance Modular 850W/750W Power Supplies
 
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Corsair® Launches Energy-Efficient High-Performance Modular 850W and 750W Power Supplies

Professional Series HX850W and HX750W offer the performance and features that enthusiasts demand, including up to 90% energy-efficiency

Fremont, CA, May 27th, 2009 – CORSAIR®, a worldwide leader in high-performance power supplies, and computer and flash memory products, today announced the launch of the new Corsair Professional Series HX850W and HX750W modular power supply units.
The Corsair Professional Series power supply units have been designed by Corsair and engineered to the highest quality standards to meet the demands of enthusiasts that expect the very best. The Corsair Professional Series HX850W and HX750W PSUs utilize advanced DC-to-DC circuitry and meet 80 PLUS SILVER certification standards for up to 90% energy-efficiency, reducing wasted energy and lowering the amount of excess heat generated.
“Our new Professional Series HX850W and HX750W power supplies build on the phenomenal success of the award-winning Corsair HX620W PSU, offering even higher levels of performance, efficiency and reliability, including an industry-leading 7 Year Warranty” said Jim Carlton, VP of Marketing for Corsair, “The HX850W and HX750W have the power to handle the latest multi-core, multi-graphics PCs, and include the features that enthusiasts demand, including a comprehensive modular cable set and super-high efficiency.”
In addition to super-high efficiency, the Corsair HX850W and HX750W power supply units utilize a low-noise, temperature-controlled 140mm cooling fan, which use a specially modified fan-speed curve that prevents the fan from ‘spinning up’ until the PSU reaches 70% of the rated load. This ensures whisper-quiet running in typical PC configurations, even when gaming or performing processor-intensive tasks.
The Corsair Professional Series HX850W and HX750W PSUs both include powerful, single +12V rails and are qualified to deliver their full rated power output at an ambient temperature of 50°C, ensuring stability and reliability even under the most stressful conditions. A powerful +12V rail is essential for supporting today’s high-end components, which is why the HX850W can supply up to 99% of its total wattage (840W) on the +12V rail.
The Corsair Professional Series HX850W and HX750W are available immediately from retailers worldwide and are backed by an industry leading 7 year warranty and comprehensive customer support via telephone, email, forum and the Tech Support Express helpdesk.
To find out more about the Corsair Professional Series HX850W, click HERE
To find out more about the Corsair Professional Series HX750W, click HERE
About Corsair®
Founded in 1994, Corsair Memory, Inc., is a worldwide leader in high-performance components for personal computers. Specializing in very high performance memory and ultra-efficient power supplies, our flagship products, Including Dominator™ memory modules, are the choice of overclockers, enthusiasts, and gamers everywhere. Our expertise in design and manufacturing is also evident in our complete line of Flash Voyager® and Flash Survivor™ USB storage devices. Corsair offers 24/7 customer support via forums and the Tech Support Express helpdesk. For more information, please visit www.corsair.com
Copyright© 2009 Corsair. All rights reserved. All company and/or product names may be trade names, trademarks, and/or registered trademarks of the respective owners with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability, and specifications are subject to change without notice.
US & Canada PR Contact:
Robert Pearce
robertp@corsair.com
510-657-8747
press@corsair.com


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SKYMTL May 27, 2009 11:32 AM

NCIX has them in stock I think.

Soultribunal May 27, 2009 11:43 AM

Wonder if they Changed OEM's to get that kind of Efficency out of them.

Looks pretty solid though.

Perhaps I should snag one for a new build.


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MpG May 27, 2009 11:50 AM

It seems that it's still a CWT platform, but a different model.

Soultribunal May 27, 2009 01:25 PM

Good, CWT tends to make nice PSU's.

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Digikid May 27, 2009 03:10 PM

Fix the links please as they do not work.

cadaveca May 27, 2009 03:22 PM

They work in the front page article; this isn't an actual news post. Fixed a few.

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mo' power May 27, 2009 04:57 PM

It looks like Corsair is stepping up to play with the big boys. I've done some price comparisons and their prices are less/same as Antec and Tagan to name a few. This is the first time I've heard of a 7 year warranty on a psu. I'll be keeping an eye on them for sure.

encorp May 27, 2009 05:06 PM

I was pretty sure Corsair was the big boys? /shrug

Perineum May 27, 2009 05:20 PM

Are these the type of PSU that don't blow up and take out motherboards with them? Cause I like those ones.....


I'm not very happy with Antec right now. Completely destoyed a build I did for a client and now the PSU isn't even under warranty....

GRRR

BFG are still lifetime warranty on their PSU's, no?


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