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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

The Gigabyte Greenmax is amde by AcBel Polytech think its the first time i have ever heard of this OEM

The name alone seems crappy

AcBel makes the coolermaster extreme power plus series (500 watt and below) and ALL are complete fails.
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post #12 of 14
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They were more prevalent in years past, it seems. Every time I run into one of them, it's on a cheap unit that's several years old.
What gets me is why so many companies go beyond their core competencies and offer products largely-unrelated to what they're already good at.

The only major computer-product company that's ever pulled it off to a large amount of success is Corsair (who started out as a RAM company and has spread out to PSUs, cases, peripherals, etc.)

And look where Corsair is today only the most overhyped and overprice company on earth
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post #13 of 14
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And look where Corsair is today only the most overhyped and overprice company on earth

I know you hate them and all, but at the very least most of their products make for a safe-enough recommendation in their respective product categories. I'm not a Corsair fan or anything, but if you judge them solely on their products they're not all that bad. Prices are a bit high, but there are far worse sins than that.

Another thing in their favor is their very wide distribution network. Customers can't buy a product that they can't find.
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post #14 of 14
corsair is more reliable i have a 1000w corsair psu and no problems yet
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