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post #11 of 17
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I dunno i'm just a little unsure about it since i can't seem to find reviews from reliable sources like johnny guru.
I search through 185 reviews on Johnny guru and nothing.
There's reviews of it available, only one half decent one in English. Though others are available (just not in English)

Overclockers Club one is pretty good; though their results can sometimes have problems with them when it comes to O-Scope readings being higher than they should. The reason for this is easily distinguishable when you look at the results; there is some form of interference on their scope shots which is skewing the results and causing them to be higher.

This review does not have that problem. Though some of their reviews do.
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post #12 of 17
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Not a bad review
you said
"The Mushkin Joule 1000w is actually on par with the TX950 in terms of Load Regulation & Ripple/Noise Suppression. "
How about reliability?
post #13 of 17
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Not a bad review
you said
"The Mushkin Joule 1000w is actually on par with the TX950 in terms of Load Regulation & Ripple/Noise Suppression. "
How about reliability?
Looking at the Overclockersclub review, it appears that the Mushkin uses a sleeve bearing fan (as opposed to the Corsair's ball bearing fan) and some caps that look like "TK" (JPCON?) and OST, if I'm not mistaken (as opposed to Corsair's Chemicon caps)


I'd lean towards the Corsair.
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Not a bad review
you said
"The Mushkin Joule 1000w is actually on par with the TX950 in terms of Load Regulation & Ripple/Noise Suppression. "
How about reliability?
Well I can say the overall build is good; cap choice is a bit lower than the Corsair; but I would summize that it'll easily pull it's 3 year warranty without a problem.

To be honest; the Corsair seems like it would be a more reliable option, though to be fair to both units, Overall build quality on both is solid.

And they will both probably out-last their warranties. You would most likely change units before either died.

EDIT: Mushkin has a Ball Bearing, Corsair has a Dual Ball Bearing.
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post #15 of 17
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EDIT: Mushkin has a Ball Bearing, Corsair has a Dual Ball Bearing.
The Mushkin is sleeve

The "S" designation at the end of "A1225H12S" stands for sleeve
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The Mushkin is sleeve

The "S" designation at the end of "A1225H12S" stands for sleeve
Nein, ball bearing on the unit. Fan was updated on newer units to the stock one of that platform.
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Nein, ball bearing on the unit. Fan was updated on newer units to the stock one of that platform.
They use San Aces now? That's great :D
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