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Originally Posted by HrnyGoat View Post
Still, not that big of a deal. I'd be much more interested in if any of their PSUs got close to 90%, since pretty much every PSU manufacturer makes at least one 80+ PSU now.
Anything higher than 90% is gonna be very very hard. Multi-voltage PSU are reaching their limits in efficency. If we switch to single voltage PSUs with step-down transformers, we could be get into the low-90%.


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Nuklear ist sehr toxisch

I go with any ol' power supply, i believe its a myth that cheap power supplies are bad...i have never ever experienced any problems by buying a random branded cheapass powersupply

Now,

Before some people say 'OH BUT THEY CAN EXPLODE AND TAKE EVERTHING OUT WITH IT!'

It hasnt happened to me

It wont

And the sky will stay above our heads
....and how many PSUs have you ever used in your life? 3? Not useful for any statistic there. Out of the thousands I have worked with customers, I've seen about a dozen that were faulty or fail. I've help ppl with a catastrophic failure about 2-3 times.
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LOL! Good news for Corsair turns into a PSU fan boy thread.
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Well, 80%+ is common nowadays.. It's just that other manufacturers have been in the business much longer, so they also have PSUs without 80%+ efficiency under their belt.

Seems kinda stupid to me.
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Umm... Most notably... Chernobyl?
I hope you're not making an attempt at scaremongering there. Chernobyl was a very unsafe design, operated by people who had no business around nuclear power. Not to mention it lacked any sort of containment building.
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