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Old March 8, 2007, 11:24 AM
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Default Power Supply reviews from around the Web- Updated Daily

These are currently organized by wattage, but as I collect more, I might organize it by brand.

500- 599

Akasa vs FSP - 500W PSU shootout review by Hexus

Enermax Liberty 500w review from Hard H20

Antec Earthwatts 500W from XSreviews

Akasa Greenpower 500w from XSreviews

Xclio Stable Power 500W Power Supply from Big Bruin

Seasonic S12 Energy+ 550 Watt power supply by Modders-Inc (good review)

Mushkin HP-80AP Modular 580W PSU review by Benchmark Reviews


Akasa Power+ iQ 650W @ DriverHeaven

CoolerMaster Real Power 650W @ Club Overclocker

Nox Urano 600 W @ Hard H2o

Nexus NX-8060 80+ Modular Silent 600W @ TweakNews

Spire RocKeteer VI 600W by Overclockers Online

Spire Rocketeer VI 600W @ Metku Mods

Tagan i-Xeye 600 W @ Hard H2o

Zalman ZM-600HP 600 Watt Modular Heatpipe Cooled Power Supply Review by FutureLooks

Corsair HX620 620w from H Enthusiast (good review)

Corsair HX620W from Nordic Hardware

Antec TP3-650 TruePower Trio @ Benchmark Reviews

Antec TruePower Trio 650 Watt from FutureLooks


700W to 850W PSU Group Test by BitTech

Hiper HPU-4M730 730Watt PSU review by ViperLair

Seasonic M12 700W Power Supply by PureOverclock

Seasonic M12 700 Watt power supply by PureOverclock.com

OCZ GameXStream 700 Watt power supply by PCStats (good review)

Silverstone DA750 Decathlon 750 Watt power supply by Techaddicts

Silverstone DA750 Decathlon 750 Watt power supply by Techaddicts

Tagan 700W EasyCon XL @ TechDomain

Enermax Infiniti 720W SLI Power Supply Review from DarkVision Hardware

PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad Power Supply Review By PC Perspective (good review)




Thermaltake Toughpower 850W by Legion Hardware

Thermaltake Toughpower 850W Power Supply Review by PC Perspectives (good review)

SilverStone Strider ST85F 850W by JohnnyGuru (good review)

NZXT Precise 850w Power Supply by OCIA


Tagan Silver Power SP-1000W

OCZ ProXstream 1000W review by Madshrimps

OCZ ProXtreme 1000W review by Overclocker Cafe

OCZ Technology ProXStream 1000W @ BigBruin

SilverStone OP1000 Olympia 1000w Power Supply from OCIA

SilverStone Olympia 1000W @ Overclockers New Zealand

1000W PSU roundup Cooler Master, Topower, OCZ, PC Power & Cooling, SilverStone,Tagan (good review)

CM Real Power Pro 1KW @ Overclockers New Zealand

NZXT Precise 1000W @ Overclocker Cafe

Thermaltake Toughpower 1000W @ TweakNews

Ultra X3 1000W @ HardOCP

Enermax Galaxy 1000 Watt DXX @ Guru3D

1000W PSU roundup

Thermaltake ToughPower 1200W @ HardOCP

OCZ GameXStream 1010w @ XSReviews

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Old March 12, 2007, 05:15 AM
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Old March 17, 2007, 01:33 PM
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Default Before reading these reviews- read this article! (or skim it;-)

Why 99% of PSU reviews are wrong" (actually, it's more like 80% nowadays)

"The methodology most used to review power supplies is just adding a multimeter on the power supply outputs and measuring if there are any fluctuations on the voltages found there. Some websites even compare the voltages found with voltage levels found on competing products. The problem is, this procedure is wrong and tells us nothing about the power supply.
The most common problem with power supplies is their incapability of delivering their labeled current (and thus power). Measuring the output voltages will tell us nothing about this.
Reviewers that do reviews like this probably think that at least they can see if there is any fluctuation on the power supply outputs, however in reality they simply won’t be able to measure this."

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Be sure to check out HC's own PSU reviews by SKYMTL, who knows the internal components well and takes the time to carefully investigate them. His reviews are thorough and provide measurements of voltage regulation under varying loads, ripple testing, and efficiency.

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