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HAs any1 seen or came across a review of the x-connect2? and how reliable are dual rails in general?
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post #2 of 21
If the X-connect "2" is anything like the X-connect "1" I would recommend staying away from it.
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Is it out yet?
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Does anyone care? Have you seen the number of complaints regarding the ultra x-connects? In this forum alone there are a number of users that had problems (myself included).
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Seriously? Mine been working fine since I bought it..
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My new one is... The only reason the other one didn't was because I got it off ebay... Rails are rock solid though on both.
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post #7 of 21
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Originally Posted by Robilar
If the X-connect "2" is anything like the X-connect "1" I would recommend staying away from it.
If u look at my previous thread regarding x-connect i did a lil test on it using OCCT. the graph that was attached proves that the x-connect is a worthy psu, yes some had complaind about it but mine has been running great since the day i bought it. http://www.overclock.net/power-suppl...fiind-out.html
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I'm not saying that all of them are junk, just that they are inconsistent. Some work fine, some don't. Thats a result of poor testing and workmanship. Even a $20 power supply will work fine if you get a decent one (Depending on what you use it for, of course).
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I will give you that they did have quality control issues when they first came out but the latter revisions are getting better. Ultra is very good about listening to their customers and fixing what is wrong. IE when the xconnect first came out there were no SATA connectors. People suggested it so they started including them. On top of that they sent out a set to people who already had a xconnect for free if they asked.
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post #10 of 21
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Originally Posted by Robilar
I'm not saying that all of them are junk, just that they are inconsistent. Some work fine, some don't. Thats a result of poor testing and workmanship. Even a $20 power supply will work fine if you get a decent one (Depending on what you use it for, of course).

Well thats the samething with most of the DFI mobo touchy lil mother boards untill now people still having issue with the ram slot, does that mean its poor testing too? no it isnt, in every part u buy just reacts different...
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