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I'm sorry, I really don't quite understand, what is voltage regulation? I tried googling it but I don't understand the explanation.
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Power that comes out of your wall is 110v if you live in the US or 220-240v in the EU, 110-240v cant be used by your PC it will fry everything in a shower of sparks if you give PC hardware 110-240v power.
One of the things a PSU does it convert from 110-240v to power your PC can use which means 12v as the primary and 5v and 3,3v as secondary.

What voltage regulation is how tight the control is if you get 13v instead of 12v you can kiss your PC goodbye so voltage regulation is what keeps 12v as close to 12v as possible.
Crappy voltage regulation means it goes higher up and down which in the long term can cause damage to your PC.

Or at least that i how i understood it.
Otherwise you can read this
On PSU Voltages
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core I7 6850K Gigabyte X99 Ultra Gaming EVGA GTX 1080 FTW2 Kingston HyperX DDR4 Savage 3000 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung 840 Evo WD Green WD60EZRX  WD Red WD80EFZX 8TB  Seagate Ironwolf Pro 10 TB 
Optical DriveCoolingCoolingOS
LG CH12NS30 x5 Noctua NF-A14 FLX Noctua NH-D15S Windows 7 64 Bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus PG279Q LG 49UH750V 4K LED TV Corsair Gaming Strafe RGB EVGA SuperNova G2 750 watt 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Phanteks Enthoo Luxe Roccat Kone EMP Roccat Sense Metor Sennheiser HD 598 
AudioAudioAudioAudio
Onkyo TX NR646  Dali Opticon Vokal x2 Dali Opticon 2 x2 Dali Opticon 1 
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