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post #21 of 27
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This is actually cheap. $380 for a 1200w PSU..12 Sata
PCP&P... hmm.. I wonder why their PSUs aren't cheap? Probably built with good components... yeah... that's right... you usually get what you pay for.

A good, "less expensive" 1kw PSU is the Ultra X-Connect.
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In the future i guarantee you'll say "wt* was i thinking..."
PSUs are gunna be limited very very soon by household outlets.
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Does it feature "house burning"?
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Does it feature "house burning"?
i read that article...

it said something about don't use a pus this size if your house is over 25 yrs old... or it could burn down the house when your not home, and you leave your pc on...
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i read that article...

it said something about don't use a pus this size if your house is over 25 yrs old... or it could burn down the house when your not home, and you leave your pc on...
You could always run a dedicated ac line to you computer outlet that can handle more. I can't see ever needing it.
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PCP&P... hmm.. I wonder why their PSUs aren't cheap? Probably built with good components... yeah... that's right... you usually get what you pay for.

A good, "less expensive" 1kw PSU is the Ultra X-Connect.
Expensive doesnt always equal better
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PCP&P... hmm.. I wonder why their PSUs aren't cheap? Probably built with good components... yeah... that's right... you usually get what you pay for.

A good, "less expensive" 1kw PSU is the Ultra X-Connect.
See my links to Jonnygury.

This ePower didn't get that bad a review, but the ripple at heavy loads does disqualify it for me.

Taken price into consideration, my rankings of heavy PSUs would be:
1/2 Silverstone OP1000 (yes, we have a tie here)
1/2 Ultra X3
3 PC P&C. It's good, but not $200 worth over the other two top dogs
    
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