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The AX1200i is a epic PSU, but for 4 way systems the best PSU is the Enermax Platimax 1500W as it has 10 x 6+2pin PCI-E connecters.
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Would be interested in an 850W version smile.gif
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Originally Posted by driftingforlife View Post

The AX1200i is a epic PSU, but for 4 way systems the best PSU is the Enermax Platimax 1500W as it has 10 x 6+2pin PCI-E connecters.

Oddly that was the PSU i was originally going for until i saw it's unsightly cables.........they are hideous lol
 
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Oddly that was the PSU i was originally going for until i saw it's unsightly cables.........they are hideous lol

Cough.....yet your using molex....Cough tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post

Oddly that was the PSU i was originally going for until i saw it's unsightly cables.........they are hideous lol

its also only semi modular
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its also only semi modular

The 1500W & 1200W are fully modular. 1000W and under are semi.
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yeah looks like i was looking at the 1000w version
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Due to feedback, we'll make available the "Y" style cable we use on AX650/750 for AX1200i users who want to use 8 PCI-E devices simultaneously with 2 EPS12V devices. I didn't realize it would be such a big deal, but I was wrong, so I'll put the product into development. Anybody who buys an AX1200i and wants the 7th and 8th PCI-E cables will be able to contact us at get the cable free of charge.

Also, an important note.
The AX1200i uses the same modular connectors as our HX and TXM PSUs, what we internally call the "Type 3" connector.

In the past, we've had multiple types of connectors.

TYPE 1
• AX 1200
TYPE 2
• AX 850/750/650
TYPE 3
• AX 1200i
• HX 1050/850/750/650 (gold)
• TXM 850/750/650
TYPE 4
• HX 520/620/650 (bronze)

Going forward, we will be standardizing all PSUs to use the TYPE 3 connector.

The only difference between an HX cable set and an AXi cable set would be the 24-pin.

We will make this available by the end of the month on our website.
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post #50 of 176
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Originally Posted by CorsairGeorge View Post

Due to feedback, we'll make available the "Y" style cable we use on AX650/750 for AX1200i users who want to use 8 PCI-E devices simultaneously with 2 EPS12V devices. I didn't realize it would be such a big deal, but I was wrong, so I'll put the product into development. Anybody who buys an AX1200i and wants the 7th and 8th PCI-E cables will be able to contact us at get the cable free of charge.
Also, an important note.
The AX1200i uses the same modular connectors as our HX and TXM PSUs, what we internally call the "Type 3" connector.
In the past, we've had multiple types of connectors.
TYPE 1
• AX 1200
TYPE 2
• AX 850/750/650
TYPE 3
• AX 1200i
• HX 1050/850/750/650 (gold)
• TXM 850/750/650
TYPE 4
• HX 520/620/650 (bronze)
Going forward, we will be standardizing all PSUs to use the TYPE 3 connector.
The only difference between an HX cable set and an AXi cable set would be the 24-pin.
We will make this available by the end of the month on our website.

Thank you for the clarification George...Just heard the same back from Harold.

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