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The current crop of 80 PLUS Gold-rated power supplies in the 700-900 W range demonstrates what modern power supplies can really do. Each unit we tested easily accomplished the demanding tasks we threw at them.

However, there were a few small (but meaningful) differentiators among the four devices. Seasonic's X-760 and FSP's Aurum AU-700 performed especially well. The latter boasts both the best test results and lowest price. If you simply cannot do without modular cable management system, that leaves Seasonic's unit.

Antec's HCP-850 is likewise free from glaring imperfections, save the lowest efficiency numbers at minimal load levels.
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sigh

only seasonic has the smallness and full modular that i like
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Toms hardware + psu = useless article.
    
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Toms hardware + psu = useless article.
look at the pretty pictures instead lol
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where is the corsair ax 750w ? amazing psu beside the short cable
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where is the corsair ax 750w ? amazing psu beside the short cable
Because the corsair 750 is the seasonic with a corsair sticker.
    
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where is the corsair ax 750w ? amazing psu beside the short cable
seriously??

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wish people will learn that a bunch of the corsair psu are the seasonic ones with corsair written over it
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post #8 of 39
I have that Sea Sonic. It's freaking sweet with the 100% modular. The corsair version does not have that.
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post #9 of 39
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I have that Sea Sonic. It's freaking sweet with the 100% modular. The corsair version does not have that.
Say what? All Corsair AX-series PSUs are 100% modular, and the 750 and 850 are internally nearly identical to the Seasonic X series.
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post #10 of 39
so...what's the Seasonic Modular equivalent of the 750HX?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...9010&Tpk=hx750

And, AX750?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...9016&Tpk=ax750
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