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I saw these pop-up today and was wondering why the name changed. The pictures looked different compared to the old models.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139020

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139021

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139022

Did Corsair do something new to these series? If so, why was there no news or information about it? Not that I am demanding for an answer. It just a bit surprising to me, that's all.

Thanks to anyone who can reply.
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Originally Posted by raisethe3 View Post
I saw these pop-up today and was wondering why the name changed. The pictures looked different compared to the old models.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139020

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139021

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817139022

Did Corsair do something new to these series? If so, why was there no news or information about it? Not that I am demanding for an answer. It just a bit surprising to me, that's all.

Thanks to anyone who can reply.
I think they changed the sticker to tell them of the new components. I think the PSHII?

Edit: They did change something for sure. 80 Plus to 80 Plus Bronze. Phaedrus will tell you more information
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They updated them. As far as I know, the TX650 no longer has Seasonic as OEM...
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Aha.

These aren't the PSHII TX units, these are a new series that we haven't seen before. We have seen them listed on 80PLUS, and Corsair has acknowledged their existence, but we don't know anything about them except that they're probably from SeaSonic. Maybe.

Any of the reps have anything to say?
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Mhmmm, interesting. I hope Corsair have a replacement for the HX1000 soon.
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Aha.

These aren't the PSHII TX units, these are a new series that we haven't seen before. We have seen them listed on 80PLUS, and Corsair has acknowledged their existence, but we don't know anything about them except that they're probably from SeaSonic. Maybe.

Any of the reps have anything to say?
Don't think so. I read a few reps (can't remember the forum) saying that had they known about the quantity of negative feedback they got when they modified the TX series without announcing it nor changing even the box, they would have announced or specified on the packaging.

It seems to me they are fixing their mistake...

PS: in the video they refer to those psu's as TX v2.
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Oh yea, those are the new TX series, they changed the stickers and I think they all are bronze certified now instead of just "certified".

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Don't think so. I read a few reps (can't remember the forum) saying that had they known about the quantity of negative feedback they got when they modified the TX series without announcing it nor changing even the box, they would have announced or specified on the packaging.

It seems to me they are fixing their mistake...

PS: in the video they refer to those psu's as TX v2.
These aren't the PSHII replacements...
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Just looking through the back grille they're different from PSHII and definitely aren't PSH. Plus the +5V current rating is different, 30A instead of 28A.
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You will review one for overclock.net?
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