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I have heard a lot about how they say Enermax makes great PSU´s but the cable sleeving are not very good
What does anyone have to say about that?

I have an Enermax Revolution 85+ unit, about 3 years old. Solidly built, vertually silent, and for a non-full modular unit, it's not bad. The factory sleeving is "so so". It doesn't look too bad, but it's not the best looking either. In another couple years, I might get bored and pop the top and sleeve it better once the warranty expires. I just did a quick and dirty job on sleeving the modular cables by popping off one end and sliding better sleeve on it and putting the same ends back on.

My only complaint with Enermax is that they are often VERY expensive for what they are. You can get a better PSU for cheaper. While other units, even the "Platinum" series go on sale every couple of months, it's hard to find a good Enermax sale.
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I try to buy other brands myself. cooler master, OCZ, HEC, Thermaltake, pcp&c to name a few.
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I try to buy other brands myself. cooler master, OCZ, HEC, Thermaltake, pcp&c to name a few.
Great there sould be more guys like you around
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I usually don't go into a recommend me a PSU thread because i know too little about PSU but i would recommend my XFX PSU but then again its a rebranded Seasonic PSU tongue.gif
    
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We need more people to know about less known good brands that was part of the point of this thread
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You guys from the US has more or less every brand on earth here in Denmark we dont have some many brands and if you go to a danish forum then the get Corsair/Seasonic is in some cases even worse then here on OCN
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Yeah too many just say "Get a Corsair, you can't go wrong!" and often have no further knowledge. Thankfully, what follows that, atleast here on the PSU forum, is those who know the internal's follow up by citing different and often less expensive PSU's equal or superior in build quality. That's why this website, and especially this PSU forum, are so great.

I run a FSP AU-PRO model, side PC boasts a Rosewill Lightning (Superflower). Downstairs work PC has a Capstone 450.
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I'm not going to ready through all these replies to see if it was said but the reason Seasonic is always mentioned is because a lot of other PSU companies use their OEM's then slap their label on it. People don't mention Seasonic for no reason. If another company wants to make a name for themselves, maybe they should start making their own stuff.
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I agree for the most part.

Personally when I am looking for a PSU upgrade, I look at reviews for the next 2 weeks and look all warranties rolleyes.gif . I don't care the brand. JohnnyGuru is great for research lol
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