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JonnyGURU is Reviewing the Corsair CX430!

post #1 of 65
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Hey guys

I was on the jonnyGURU forums today. I've been growing impatient with the skepticism surrounding the CX430 that I offered to send them a unit when the price dropped at any online retailer. A couple hours after, JG himself dropped by with this great news:

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Originally Posted by jonnyGURU
I got a CX430 couple weeks ago. Bu[t] because of the Christmas holiday and travel, I haven't had a chance to post it. I'm trying to get it ready for Monday, but it could be as late as Wednesday.
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Originally Posted by jonnyGURU
Regular review. That's why it's taken so long.
So, finally we will able to uncover the truth (and lies) about this PSU.

Cheers. Happy new year!

-TheLaw
Edited by TheLaw - 1/1/11 at 4:36pm
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post #2 of 65
About time someone does a review of it.
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Ive heard so much Good & Bad about this PSU I just dont know. I want to know about the PSU myself so im looking forward to this review
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post #4 of 65
Quote:
Originally Posted by Confessed View Post
About time someone does a review of it.
I think it has been done already, not sure if it was from our own OCN PSU guru but I know I seen it somewhere.
Conclusion was it is not 430w no where near it.
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post #5 of 65
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No one with the proper equipment and knowledge has done a hands on review. Some theories have been made, but we can't say yes or no without a real review.
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post #6 of 65
There was a hands on review made, the guy just didn't have the testing equipment. He did do a tear-down and analysis though.

Anyway, looking forward to this.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by LiLChris View Post
I think it has been done already, not sure if it was from our own OCN PSU guru but I know I seen it somewhere.
Conclusion was it is not 430w no where near it.
It was a "teardown" meaning someone opened it up and took pictures, and then did an "armchair review" of it based on what was in it.

jonnyGURU's review will be a true review using a load tester, o'scope, etc.
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post #8 of 65
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Yes I know RealHardTechX...But he didn't tell us anything other than what was inside. We can make assumptions, but we really don't know.
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post #9 of 65
Can't wait.
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post #10 of 65
We'll have to get CorsairBob or whoever to give some comments.
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