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post #1 of 21
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It was the cheapest gold certified 1000W I could find. I can't seem to find any reviews on it, so therefore it's natural for me to doubt the quality.

Would be sweet with some opinions biggrin.gif

http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/power_supplies/hale90_1000w

Here's a review: http://www.pureoverclock.com/review.php?id=1186&page=1
Edited by Stefy - 2/13/11 at 4:31pm
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It's white..
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Quote:
Originally Posted by beers;12375363 
It's white..

Helpful post.
    
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It look's to be Sub-par quality.

Ide rate it as a 750W at most
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SmokinWaffle;12375375 
Helpful post.
Apparently more helpful than yours as it actually involved the product..

For that price you might as well get a Seasonic x850.
If it's for your sig rig you could probably get away with the x750.
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post #6 of 21
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Quote:
Originally Posted by beers;12375363 
It's white..
Yeah, but I think it looks good. /care if it doesn't match my case biggrin.gif
Quote:
Apparently more helpful than yours as it actually involved the product..

For that price you might as well get a Seasonic x850.
If it's for your sig rig you could probably get away with the x750.
I have no problems running my rig on my current 700W. I just want a 1000W for the sake of having it. Who knows when some cash might drop into my pockets, it's going straight into new hardware.

I want a 1000W, don't recommend 750, 850 or 950. 1000W! If you know a better 1000W PSU I'd like to see it. Also, the Cooler Master silent pro gold 1000W? It's a bit expensive, but any good?
Edited by Stefy - 2/13/11 at 4:35pm
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post #7 of 21
The Hale90 is a very good quality PSU built on Superflower's Golden Green platform. It isn't *the best* 80+ Gold platform around, but it's up there. I'd rate it just a little lower than heavy hitters like CWT DSG (Corsair HX750/850, Thermaltake XT), SeaSonic M12D (XFX BE), and SeaSonic X.
post #8 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoko Littner;12375389 
It look's to be Sub-par quality.

Ide rate it as a 750W at most

Odd that the 1000W flavor of the Hale would only yield 750W yet the 850W Hale is an excellent 850W? Go troll else where.

@Stefy, it's a great PSU by all mean, not a lot of indepth reviews, but by what's reviewed and shown it's easily one of the better 1kW PSU's on the market smile.gif
    
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post #9 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by Yoko Littner;12375389 
It look's to be Sub-par quality.

Ide rate it as a 750W at most

It isn't sub-par in any shape or form... it's a pretty decent Superflower GoldenGreen based unit.

Edit: Ninja'd by Phaedrus. tongue.gif
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post #10 of 21
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by beers;12375401 
Apparently more helpful than yours as it actually involved the product..

For that price you might as well get a Seasonic x850.
If it's for your sig rig you could probably get away with the x750.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129;12375453 
The Hale90 is a very good quality PSU built on Superflower's Golden Green platform. It isn't *the best* 80+ Gold platform around, but it's up there. I'd rate it just a little lower than heavy hitters like CWT DSG (Corsair HX750/850, Thermaltake XT), SeaSonic M12D (XFX BE), and SeaSonic X.
What I don't get is how the HX750 could possibly be better? An explanation would be very much appreciated. Let's say 2 GPU's requires a 850W PSU, would the HX750 be K.O'ed while the hale would be able to run them? Or were you strictly speaking about quality?
Edited by Stefy - 11/12/11 at 11:05am
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