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I got an interesting email a while back. This email told me that XFX would be releasing these way cool power supplies soon, priced aggressively to compete with the best value leaders in the market. This email also asked if we here at jonnyGURU.com would be interested in looking at these units. Being the person that I am, I immediately jumped up and down with glee. After removing from my hair the shattered remains of a damaged ceiling tile, I fired off an email of my own accepting my new assignment - to review the new XFX Pro 650W and 750W Core Edition fully wired units.
Check out how Oklahoma Wolf got on with these units at the source here.
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post #2 of 17
woohoo for more rebadged seasonics
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post #3 of 17
hasnt this unit been out for a while, i got 750w version
post #4 of 17
Looks a little more conservative compared to their older series. It would be a good match for a Haf X, they both share that tire tread look. Performance is good, but kind of expected that with Seasonic guts. It doesn't surprise me that a graphics card manufacturer would market this for "real gamers."
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looks like XFX is the new Corsair
 
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post #6 of 17
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Originally Posted by Hatakescreams View Post
hasnt this unit been out for a while, i got 750w version
Only just been released in the US I believe. Its been over here for months.

Good PSU, stupid marketing though.
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post #7 of 17
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Originally Posted by Fusion Racing View Post
Only just been released in the US I believe. Its been over here for months.

Good PSU, stupid marketing though.
gotta agree there
post #8 of 17
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Nuff said on the marketing...
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post #9 of 17
Easyrail.... I lol'd.
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In a way, the EasyRail marketing was aptly named because it was easy to rail against it...
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