POWER SUPPLIES

December 23rd, 2009

9-Way 850W Power Supply Roundup

As prices for quality power supplies fall, products that were once out of reach are now accessible to consumers who are on a budget.  With the ever-increasing power demands of the most modern components, 850W PSUs have become one of the “sweet spots” for the current market.  Today we look at nine such units; some [...]

September 2nd, 2009

XFX Black Edition 850W Power Supply Preview

These days, power supplies seem to be a dime a dozen but when big-name manufacturers enter the market with their own units, people stand up and take notice.  That is why when we received XFX’s brand new Black Edition 850W, we just had to share with you our first impressions.  In advance of our full [...]

August 5th, 2009

Corsair Professional HX850 850W Power Supply Review

In the highly competitive power supply market, cheap products are a dime a dozen.  For the last few years, Corsair has shown us that well-priced power supplies can still perform above and beyond our expectations on a regular basis.  In this review we take a look at their newest foray into the  high wattage segment [...]

July 21st, 2009

Corsair TX850 850W Power Supply Review

As power supply reviews continue here at Hardware Canucks, we have come to the point where we needed to take another look at one company that has been leading the field for some time now:  Corsair.  Their TX850 may not be the newest unit on the market but its price point is low enough that [...]

July 15th, 2009

Enermax Revolution 85+ 1050W Power Supply Review

Power supply reviews are back at HWC!  We start things off with a bang by looking at one of Enermax’s flagship units: the Revolution 85+ 1050W.  The features this power supply comes with reads like a laundry list of exactly what enthusiasts are looking for in a high end unit and because of this our [...]

May 24th, 2008

OCZ EliteXStream 800W Power Supply Review

It has been a while since OCZ released their last power supply but the day has finally come when they take a stab at the high-end market. Today we will be reviewing their EliteXStream 800W power supply which is looking to reign supreme in the price / performance category.

May 11th, 2008

Corsair HX1000W Power Supply Review

It’s here; Corsair’s new 1000W power supply has hit the market here in Canada and overseas. We have waited a long time for this mythical product but Corsair has finally seen fit to release it and it has a laundry-list of features. But, with seemingly everything going for it, is the HX1000W really worth the [...]

April 11th, 2008

Enermax Pro82+ 625W Power Supply Review

Enermax has been around for quite some time and they have just launched two brand new power supply lineups, one of which is the Pro82+ series. In this review we will be looking at the Pro82+ 625W power supply in order to see if it can carry on Enermax’s tradition of excellence in the power [...]

April 6th, 2008

PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750W Quad Power Supply Review

PC Power & Cooling has a legendary history of making some of the best power supplies on the market and they are looking to continue that tradition with the Silencer 750W Quad. Can this unit live up to our expectations of this once-exclusive power supply manufacturer?

March 27th, 2008

Antec Truepower Quattro 1000W Power Supply Review

Antec has long been known for offering some of the best products in the computer component industry. Today we are taking a look at their Quattro 1000W power supply which (at the same price as many 800W units) looks to bring some much-needed value to the enthusiast power supply market.