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I bought a Kingwin actually, weird huh? Not a usual name you see in the PSU area (least not to me), after much reading I found out they are made by Super Flower (Golden King I think) and from reviews I read on that, they are pretty good. Or what I read appeared to be good wink.gif

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Fuzzy iPad pic, it'll do cuz I left my laptop at my cousins house which has my camera in it >__>

I like the cables more so then how SeaSonics are, they remind me of my Ultra X3's, just without the horrid manufacturing process.
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http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies

More than likely that IS a seasonic but, with a different name.
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Unless they changed the product there rebranding from the 550W, I think its a Super flower Golden King design.

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Kingwin/LZP-550/
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Yes, the Kingwin LZP-650 is indeed a Super Flower Golden King unit.
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Interesting a lot of PSUs as of late from what i understand are just re branded seasonics, interesting to see an original design. I really don't think/care too much i just pick a PSU off the recommended PSU list if i feel it deliver enough amps on the 12v rail. Just about any thing Johnny Guru approves is a pretty darned decent unit.
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Excellent unit, the best on the market at that output level..
Enjoy your new gear!

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http://www.overclock.net/t/183810/faq-recommended-power-supplies
More than likely that IS a seasonic but, with a different name.

+1 that.

Superflower is a good OEM. They make a lot of supplies you never heard of. But not all Kingwin are good. Are all Seasonic good? Probably smile.gif

But we are glad you got a good one.
 
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After my Ultra X3 I'm not venturing into unknown PSU's lol. Since I was trying a new PSU brand I made sure to read up on it before, never had a issue with SeaSonic. If they had there X660 in Platinum efficiency maybe I would have been swayed, but this unit fits nicely.
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Well if you want to know if a PSU is at least decent all you need to do is look at how many amps it supplies on the different rails. THat alone says ALOT about a PSU, if it supplies just as many or more amps on the 3v and 5v as it does the 12v it is probably crap.
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Kingwin's platinum line is based on the Superflower design. It's gotten rave reviews from Hardwaresecrets, HardOCP, as well as the well-trusted JonnyGuru. Incredibly stable voltage rails, very high efficiency, and quiet fan. It is on par if not maybe better than Seasonic's platinum line of psus.
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