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New OCZ 1250 Watt unit: ZX1250W. Any info?

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Supposedly a 92% efficiency at "typical loads" which I believe is the highest in the 1200w class. Newegg has them for only $210 with rebate:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817341046

OCZ: http://www.ocztechnology.com/ocz-zx-...er-supply.html







I cannot find any reviews since this item just came out. You think it would be risky to purchase this "inexpensive" single-rail untested unit versus something like the tried and tested high quality multi-rail HCP-1200?
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Looks like this PSU may be made by Great Wall, the same one that makes the Sparkle 1250w. http://www.plugloadsolutions.com/psu...250WReport.pdf

HCP-1200 would probably be a better PSU.
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OCZ rebates are typically not going to go through.

Just sayin'

Greatwall is a pretty good OEM btw. The sparkle seems to be pretty solid
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OCZ rebates are typically not going to go through.

Just sayin'
I've bought multiple OCZ products...never a problem with rebates.
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highpower aka sirtec aka sirfa strike that its the Same as the sparkle gold
Edited by obsidian86 - 2/17/11 at 5:02am
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I'll find out...my BFG 1200 just fried...ordered this today at newegg. If it's a half-decent PSU then spending the time to sleeve the cables will be worth it.
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Curious Vega...you posted the exact same thread in several other forums.

http://www.overclock.net/power-suppl...t-zx1250w.html
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/....php?p=4744209
http://upcoming.current.com/items/32...w-any-info.htm

Do you work for Antec? Just wondering?
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Originally Posted by FuzzDad View Post
Curious Vega...you posted the exact same thread in several other forums.

http://www.overclock.net/power-suppl...t-zx1250w.html
http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/....php?p=4744209
http://upcoming.current.com/items/32...w-any-info.htm

Do you work for Antec? Just wondering?
Why would an Antec employee make posts about an OCZ product?
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Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129 View Post
Why would an Antec employee make posts about an OCZ product?
Just a thought...same post in multiple locations around most of the enthusiasts sites all ending with a minor plug for the HCP-1200? Probably nothing...too much alcohol that night when i posted.

And home town is Ft. Rucker...should have seen that...that's where the US Army trains their helicopter pilots.
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Just a thought...same post in multiple locations around most of the enthusiasts sites all ending with a minor plug for the HCP-1200? Probably nothing...too much alcohol that night when i posted.

And home town is Ft. Rucker...should have seen that...that's where the US Army trains their helicopter pilots.
Ya, I train them.
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