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By the way, I also have an AX750 and have benn feeling the same thing. It gets hot. But in my case I know why. I've got a top mounted PSU case design; therefore part of the heat from the CPU and GPU goes upwards and into the PSU, and I don't think this PSU was designed to be mounted on a case like this. This PSU is for bottom mounted PSU design cases.

I've already ordered a Cooler Master HAF 912 Plus to sort that out, in the meantime I avoid playing games with my main rig as it gets a little hot on the PSU side.


Anyway, could somebody answer a question I have regarding the AX750 ? Does yours make a continous low noise ? You can only hear it when the PC is turned off - but the power supply power button is turned on. It's a low noise, but if I put an ear near the case I can hear it.

Is this normal ? Do yours do that do ?

My Corsair CX400w and my HX450w don't make this noise - in fact I can almost say I can't hear any noise at all from these.
 
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Originally Posted by tpi2007;12954790 
By the way, I also have an AX750 and have benn feeling the same thing. It gets hot. But in my case I know why. I've got a top mounted PSU case design; therefore part of the heat from the CPU and GPU goes upwards and into the PSU, and I don't think this PSU was designed to be mounted on a case like this. This PSU is for bottom mounted PSU design cases.

I've already ordered a Cooler Master HAF 912 Plus to sort that out, in the meantime I avoid playing games with my main rig as it gets a little hot on the PSU side.


Anyway, could somebody answer a question I have regarding the AX750 ? Does yours make a continous low noise ? You can only hear it when the PC is turned off - but the power supply power button is turned on. It's a low noise, but if I put an ear near the case I can hear it.

Is this normal ? Do yours do that do ?

My Corsair CX400w and my HX450w don't make this noise - in fact I can almost say I can't hear any noise at all from these.

Mine is bottom mounted and also fan is pointed down.....but we could have the same problem(except sound)...juss do whut i do(heat)
 
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I don't have it yet but it is on the way from Buy.com
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Sign me up. AX1200.

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Add me up!
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Next build will be an AX1200 unless Corsair has an even more powerful GPU out by the time Ivy Bridge is released.
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Finally up to date!!!
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Add me2, I got hx650

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HX 850W in my new rig. Here's a pic. Add me please:
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Quote:
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Add me2, I got hx650

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That Noctua heatsink/fan always makes me chuckle. It's such a monstrosity!
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