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post #31 of 67
Well OCZ never built their own PSUs. Like the GameXStream were made by FSP and their PowerStreams were made by Be Quiet (I think).

I think they'll use PC P&C's PSUs and just put an OCZ logo on it..

OCZ's PSUs are usually pretty cheap for the performance they offer while PC P&C are some of the most expensive.. Wonder what will happen with the pricing.
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post #32 of 67
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Originally Posted by MGX1016 View Post
What are you on and where can I get some LOL.

But yeah OCZ is nice but that is only design wise. PCP&C is much better overall..

How does OCZ get the cash to buy out PCP&C? Was PCP&C not making that much money?
PC P&C is not a large company, OCZ is.
post #33 of 67
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Modular PCP&Cooling power supplies will soon flood the market.
That would be horrible.

I will be expediting my purchase of a Silencer 750.
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I've never had any problems with OCZ PSU's and I have had a few.
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post #35 of 67
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We've just received word from Jessica at OCZ that they have just acquired what is arguably the biggest brand in high-quality power supplies, PCP&C. This acquisition means a lot for them, most notably that they are really focusing on pushing out quality power supplies, not just memory. As it stands, their current PSU line-up will remain unchanged, but rather PCP&C will simply take the highest-end spot in their line-up.

As for PCP&C, nothing will happen with their power supplies. They will remain individual in the respect that they will keep doing what they are doing. However, with PCP&C in-house, it will benefit OCZ's future line-up, since the expertise will be available.

Congrats to OCZ for an amazing purchase. The next few months are going to prove mighty interesting!
Looks like OCZ will be OCZ and PC P&C will be PC P&C
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post #36 of 67
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I've never had any problems with OCZ PSU's and I have had a few.
But they are simply re-branded Forton Source power supplies.
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post #37 of 67
I think I just died a little on the inside. I honestly dont believe that OCZ will keep the stuff that made PC&C. 60 C rating with less than 1% fluctuation.
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post #38 of 67
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I think I just died a little on the inside. I honestly dont believe that OCZ will keep the stuff that made PC&C. 60 C rating with less than 1% fluctuation.
Check the post 2 above yours. Looks like they will stay separate companies for now.
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post #39 of 67
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Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
On the article. Bottom of it.. Dont you remember

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Originally Posted by Nasgul View Post
Combine? OCZ doesn't manufacture their own PSUs, they buy them and slap their logo in it.

This is just another "merging" gone wrong IMO.

And "IF" that happens, modular PCP&C? Well, time to say "good bye" to a great PSU manufacturer.
R.I.P Pc P&C everything they were for is what ocz is against.
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That would be horrible.

I will be expediting my purchase of a Silencer 750.
You posted that there.
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post #40 of 67
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Check the post 2 above yours. Looks like they will stay separate companies for now.
That doesn't mean that the quality wont go down tho. We have no way of knowing what will happen, but this whole thing doesn't bode well with me.
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