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Honestly not surprised, I've had horrible luck with EVERY SINGLE Corsair PSU I have owned, including my AX1200i (sold the replacement once I got it back), so it's Seasonic or Silverstone Strider Gold Evolutions for me for the foreseeable future. But I am sorry it killed you board!!!
post #6612 of 12460
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Originally Posted by Jimhans1 View Post

Honestly not surprised, I've had horrible luck with EVERY SINGLE Corsair PSU I have owned, including my AX1200i (sold the replacement once I got it back), so it's Seasonic or Silverstone Strider Gold Evolutions for me for the foreseeable future. But I am sorry it killed you board!!!
ee) surprising update.
It seems the power-supply dislikes older technology.
All voltages from the PSU are as they are supposed to be.
Not sure what to do with this PSU now, going to cost 25$ just to return it back to Tigerdirect.
Edited by Skye12977 - 5/14/14 at 8:33pm
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post #6613 of 12460
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Originally Posted by Skye12977 View Post

ee) surprising update.
It seems the power-supply dislikes older technology.
All voltages from the PSU are as they are supposed to be.
Not sure what to do with this PSU now, going to cost 25$ just to return it back to Tigerdirect.

I see that you already got the shirt.. thumb.gif

So what happened when put in the PSU? system didn't turn on? What board are you using in that HTPC?
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I see that you already got the shirt.. thumb.gif

So what happened when put in the PSU? system didn't turn on? What board are you using in that HTPC?
The system only turns on buy using a jumper on the 15/16 pin, all voltages are correct on the PSU. The board/htpc is from a dell that we've had for about 6 months used.
We were previously using this one before the corsair tx650 for about 2 months (still works but wanted to upgrade the PSU to power a 270x instead of the 8400GS we have)
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005CYXW7M/ref=wms_ohs_product?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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guys im almost buying the white version.

I kinda gave up on huge desktops a while back and went for a FT03. Loved it, but the case is not upgrade friendly.

But this case might be versatile enough for me to go through high to mid end desktops in the years to come.
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Does anyone know if Corsair sells an extra windowed side panel, I want to replace the solid panel on the other side?
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Does anyone know if Corsair sells an extra windowed side panel, I want to replace the solid panel on the other side?

Yup! Directly on their website. I'd post a link but I'm on mobile. So if you don't find it by the time I can get on my desktop or someone else doesn't post it, I'll get it for you. thumb.gif
post #6618 of 12460
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Does anyone know if Corsair sells an extra windowed side panel, I want to replace the solid panel on the other side?
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Yup! Directly on their website. I'd post a link but I'm on mobile. So if you don't find it by the time I can get on my desktop or someone else doesn't post it, I'll get it for you. thumb.gif


http://www.corsair.com/en-us/carbide-air-540-left-windowed-side-panel
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The system only turns on buy using a jumper on the 15/16 pin, all voltages are correct on the PSU. The board/htpc is from a dell that we've had for about 6 months used.
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http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005CYXW7M/ref=wms_ohs_product?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Long ago, I heard that Dell actually slightly changes the wiring for their ATX power supplies and connectors so that if you want to fix or upgrade that PC, you have to use their parts.
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