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There is a reason why this thread was locked before, I dont want to have it locked again so please stop defending the RM if you already bought one and stop attacking anyone that bought one you can do that in another thread.

This is an information thread if you want to talk about the RM in other ways go make your own thread, Its okey to compare the RM to another unit or talk about its build quality and stuff like that related to the RM itself everything else is not okey it goes out of hand and the mods are forced to step in so please stop it

If you bought an RM and you like it good for you
Edited by shilka - 4/13/14 at 6:51am
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As a consumer when paying with your own hard-earned-cash, you want the most for your money, and in some countries the RM represents solid value.

The RM has a lot of competition though, mainly from big brands like SeaSonic, EVGA & CoolerMaster who are all highly respected and some even considered the best in terms of support.

So if your research shows the availability of any of the other PSUs mentioned in the OP for around the same money as the RM, then no, it's not a good deal for your money.

This is mainly the point of the thread I think.
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hey shilka, sorry but Im trying to be informative on this matter!

I'll just leave it at this! wrathier if your happy with your PSU fine! im not saying its not suitable for your needs in particular! but that's your choice & your free to make that choice!

im trying to make a point that when buying a PSU its actually a good idea to look around & see what options you have in terms of price/performance/quality.

not oh its cheap & mediocre so i'll take that one! it looks good! sure these are factors you will consider. but the attitude of its just a PSU is the wrong attitude!

I don't care you bought an RM, just that you post here singing its praises, when really it isn't all that!
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As a consumer when paying with your own hard-earned-cash, you want the most for your money, and in some countries the RM represents solid value.

The RM has a lot of competition though, mainly from big brands like SeaSonic, EVGA & CoolerMaster who are all highly respected and some even considered the best in terms of support.

So if your research shows the availability of any of the other PSUs mentioned in the OP for around the same money as the RM, then no, it's not a good deal for your money.

This is mainly the point of the thread I think.

SeaSonic I am not so sure about, but EVGA and Coolermaster I might agree, though Coolermaster as a PSU brand is not well known where I live. Personally I do not know a single person with a psu of that brand.

Fractal Design on the other hand I kind of like. - Might get one of my RM fails on me. A Fractal Design Power Supply (PSU) Newton R3 1000W Modular for example would look nice.
post #375 of 649
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I am calling out both sides as they are both just as bad. The result of it is the thread goes go hell and the mods are forced to step in as they have done countless times in this thread now,

I said what i want to say if you agree or dont thats fine but dont go nuts and attack me or the other side, Stuff like that is not fact its opinions and we all know what they say about opinions
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hey shilka, sorry but Im trying to be informative on this matter!

I'll just leave it at this! wrathier if your happy with your PSU fine! im not saying its not suitable for your needs in particular! but that's your choice & your free to make that choice!

im trying to make a point that when buying a PSU its actually a good idea to look around & see what options you have in terms of price/performance/quality.

not oh its cheap & mediocre so i'll take that one! it looks good! sure these are factors you will consider. but the attitude of its just a PSU is the wrong attitude!

I don't care you bought an RM, just that you post here singing its praises, when really it isn't all that!

If it is suitable for my needs we will know when my water cooler and a superclocked more is installed. - If it can run 9 fans, an optical drive 4 HHD's and mine while I use the pc at full power, it is suitable for my needs. - Since I have not tested that yet, I cannot be sure.

According to Asus mainboard manuals for their ROG series, it should be, but we will know sooner or later smile.gif
post #377 of 649
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I am calling out both sides as they are both just as bad. The result of it is the thread goes go hell and the mods are forced to step in as they have done countless times in this thread now,

I said what i want to say if you agree or dont thats fine but dont go nuts and attack me or the other side, Stuff like that is not fact its opinions and we all know what they say about opinions

Shilka, I do not hope you feel that I have attacked you in any way. Tried the opposite I have been attacked multiple times by different people in this thread and what I understand some users have even been banned from posting in this thread.

Again RM might be a good bet for some and it might not be for some. - If this threads headline had been: Why you might not should buy a RM series power supply, it would have been a lot easier to coop with.
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Shilka, I do not hope you feel that I have attacked you in any way. Tried the opposite I have been attacked multiple times by different people in this thread and what I understand some users have even been banned from posting in this thread.

Again RM might be a good bet for some and it might not be for some. - If this threads headline had been: Why you might not should buy a RM series power supply, it would have been a lot easier to coop with.

I am not going to name anyone but you are not one those that have been that bad. Anyway both sides have been just as bad and some of the post towards me or some of the others have been downright nasty and it needs to stop and both sides need to stop it,

I am not saying you or anyone else are not allowed to post i am saying stick to facts as much as possible and keep it civil this is not a kindergarten this is OCN
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There the name have even been changed that should go some way of keeping the spam and personal attacks away
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SeaSonic I am not so sure about, but EVGA and Coolermaster I might agree, though Coolermaster as a PSU brand is not well known where I live. Personally I do not know a single person with a psu of that brand.

Fractal Design on the other hand I kind of like. - Might get one of my RM fails on me. A Fractal Design Power Supply (PSU) Newton R3 1000W Modular for example would look nice.

If it is functioning as it should, then it won't fail on you for years of hard service.

The AXi doesn't use Japanese capacitors on the secondary side either and they've been running for a while in the extreme OC'ing scene with no problems.
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