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Originally Posted by shilka View Post

Looked into the price claim in the UK turns out it is true its cheaper by about 10£ which is not all that much when its the Cooler Master V and EVGA SuperNova G2/Super Flower Leadex i compared it to.

So yes it might be the cheapest 1000 watts PSU in the UK but its about 10£ more we are talking about for a G2/Leadex or a V compare to a V

Exact prices?
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Exact prices?

Ah i just closed down everything give me a few min to dig it all up again

I can start with the price level in Denmark for all 3

http://www.edbpriser.dk/stroemforsyning/evga-supernova-1000-g2-id-7349455.aspx
http://www.edbpriser.dk/stroemforsyning/corsair-rm1000-id-7591710.aspx?q=corsair+rm
http://www.edbpriser.dk/stroemforsyning/cooler-master-v-series-v1000-id-7323645.aspx
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post #323 of 649

Guys I think we should draw this discussion to a close.

 

He's bought a good PSU that he is happy with, why question it any further? 

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post #324 of 649
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Looking at brand-new units, I would personally go with an electrically-better unit at the same price point (even if it has a shorter warranty). Side note: 1000W seems over the top for a 290 Crossfire, Guru3d recommends a 700W units for a typical configuration using those.

This is a screen shot below of the max wattage drawn from my PC during a 2 hours run in test from my 2 new R9 290 cards using Heaven Benchmark 4.0...And yes you are reading that right it did indeed peak to 821.3 watts being pulled from the PSU

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So yes same price, should i compare ripple and voltage regulation between the 3?

Think its funny that many goes on about the build quality but no one has said a word about ripple and voltage regulation on the RM
Edited by shilka - 4/11/14 at 9:23am
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So yes same price, should i compare ripple and voltage regulation between the 3?

Im interested
    
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post #329 of 649
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Im interested

Give me a few min then

its going to be a bit hard as techpowerup does not have reviews for the V below 850 and the G2 below 1000 watts, so i am going to use the Leadex 750 instead of the G2 750 and the V850 instead of the V700
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post #330 of 649
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This is a screen shot below of the max wattage drawn from my PC during a 2 hours run in test from my 2 new R9 290 cards using Heaven Benchmark 4.0...And yes you are reading that right it did indeed peak to 821.3 watts being pulled from the PSU

That is not counting efficiency. Realistically you're only pulling 700W or so watts from the PSU.
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So yes same price, should i compare ripple and voltage regulation between the 3?
Anyone who has read jonnyguru knows the leadex is FAR and ahead the better one of them all. wink.gif
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