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I may be wrong, but didn't OCZ take control of PC Power & Cooling? I remember when their 1200w unit was absolutely superb, but cost over $500. Now you can get a 1200w with 80+ Gold for less then half that. Oh how the times have been. And I wouldn't trust a Logysis to run a single core with integrated graphics.
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Originally Posted by Erick Silver View Post
If those were the ONLY 2 choices. Its a Hypethetical.
I wouldn't choose either. I would find a way to get a decent PSU. I don't care what it would take, I would find a way to do it.

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I may be wrong, but didn't OCZ take control of PC Power & Cooling? I remember when their 1200w unit was absolutely superb, but cost over $500. Now you can get a 1200w with 80+ Gold for less then half that. Oh how the times have been. And I wouldn't trust a Logysis to run a single core with integrated graphics.
Yes, and they pretty much killed what little was left of PCP&C's quality and reputation in the process.

The only computer I would run a Logysis or Ultra PSU in would be a Spammer or a Virus/Malware/RansomWare writer/programmer/provider.
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I may be wrong, but didn't OCZ take control of PC Power & Cooling?
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Yes, and they pretty much killed what little was left of PCP&C's quality and reputation in the process.
OCZ is working on redeeming the PCP&C brand these days however. The Silencer (non Mk. II) 750W and 910W units released a couple of years ago are both made by SeaSonic, they're S12D units and very high quality. That includes the Silencer 910W shown in the OP. It has all the bad features of a PCP&C unit (small obnoxious fan on the back, no modularity, single rail), but it's a very good unit.
And to be fair, the Silencer Mk. II units were really not that bad either
Anyway, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817207017 would have been a better purchase than the Silencer 910W for the same price. It's the same unit under the hood, with a quieter fan and modularity.
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If those were the ONLY 2 choices. Its a Hypethetical.
If those were the only choices I'd chop my head off
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Their quality hasn't gone down so much as others have improved in price and/or quality themselves.

That said, PC Power and Cooling hasn't been at the vanguard of quality in a long time.
Bingo.

That doesn't really seem to be a terrible price for that (though it's probably not the best given it's PC Power & Cooling). It lacks modularity and can be noisy at near rated output, but it's my understanding that it performs up their with some of the best. 910W of that type of performance isn't to be scoffed at. I got my 610W at just under the price that one is after rebate years ago.
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