Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Power Supplies › [Official] Seasonic X Series Owners Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Seasonic X Series Owners Club - Page 75

post #741 of 1832
Can I join the club? Just finished installing my 1250w X-Series last weekend. My only complaint is that if I leave it for awahile folding on the GPUs I get a burned smell from the unit.

Turn it off and it cools for 10 mins and stays with no smell for at least 6 hours folding then it starts again.

My guess is that it might be overheating?
Hydra
(13 items)
 
Hydra 2
(23 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3930k @4.4ghz@1.44v Asrock X79 Fataility Champion 3xInno3d GTX 780 with Full Nickel EK Waterblocks Gskill RipjawsX 4x4GB@2400mhz 11-11-11-31 
Hard DriveCoolingMonitorKeyboard
2xSamsung 830 256gb Custom H2O - 3x XSPC RX360 with EK Blocks Surround Gaming 3x1440@96hz (X-Star) Cooler Master Trigger Red Caps 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Seasonic 1250 watt Danger Den Double Wide 21 Roccat Kone+ Creative ZX (Incoming) 
Audio
Roccat Kave 5.1 Headphones 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4930k Asus Extreme Black Edition Sapphire R9 290x Sapphire R9 290x 
GraphicsGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Sapphire R9 290x Sapphire R9 290x Gskil TridentX 2400mhz Samsung 830 256GB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 500GB EK Supramacy 4x EK Blocks 6x EK XTX480 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK XT360 Windows 8.1 BenQ 3201 32in 4k IPS Qnix 32in 1440 MVA 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Qnix 32in 1440 MVA Coolermaster Storm Trigger 2x Seasonic 1250watt Case Labs TH10 
MouseAudioAudio
Roccat Kone Creative ZX AKG K7XX 
  hide details  
Reply
Hydra
(13 items)
 
Hydra 2
(23 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 3930k @4.4ghz@1.44v Asrock X79 Fataility Champion 3xInno3d GTX 780 with Full Nickel EK Waterblocks Gskill RipjawsX 4x4GB@2400mhz 11-11-11-31 
Hard DriveCoolingMonitorKeyboard
2xSamsung 830 256gb Custom H2O - 3x XSPC RX360 with EK Blocks Surround Gaming 3x1440@96hz (X-Star) Cooler Master Trigger Red Caps 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
Seasonic 1250 watt Danger Den Double Wide 21 Roccat Kone+ Creative ZX (Incoming) 
Audio
Roccat Kave 5.1 Headphones 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4930k Asus Extreme Black Edition Sapphire R9 290x Sapphire R9 290x 
GraphicsGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Sapphire R9 290x Sapphire R9 290x Gskil TridentX 2400mhz Samsung 830 256GB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 500GB EK Supramacy 4x EK Blocks 6x EK XTX480 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
EK XT360 Windows 8.1 BenQ 3201 32in 4k IPS Qnix 32in 1440 MVA 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Qnix 32in 1440 MVA Coolermaster Storm Trigger 2x Seasonic 1250watt Case Labs TH10 
MouseAudioAudio
Roccat Kone Creative ZX AKG K7XX 
  hide details  
Reply
post #742 of 1832
Quote:
Originally Posted by King4x4 View Post

Can I join the club? Just finished installing my 1250w X-Series last weekend. My only complaint is that if I leave it for awahile folding on the GPUs I get a burned smell from the unit.

Turn it off and it cools for 10 mins and stays with no smell for at least 6 hours folding then it starts again.

My guess is that it might be overheating?
What's it smell like is burning?

On a hunch, while the rig is off pull the plug coming out of the PSU to the wall and check the three connectors inside. A while back, with one X650 iirc and some Sunbeam pile o' garbage PSU I somehow melted part of that plug.
Ladder 3
(18 items)
 
First Responders
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 2500k Asus P8P67 PowerColor Vortex II 7970 Samsung 2x4GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD20EARX Mushkin Enhanced Chronos Deluxe 240GB Samsung CD/DVD Burner Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
8 x AP14s Windows 8 64 bit Dell U2312HM Seasonic X650 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Switch 810 CM Storm Spawn Puretrak Stealth Asus Xonar DG 
Audio
Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon II X4 620 MSI 770-G45 Asus HD 4870 4GB G.Skill 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Western Digital Blue 500GB Sony Optiarc Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Windows 7 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Hanns.G HW191A Antec Neo Eco 520 HAF 912 Razer Deathadder Black Edition 
Mouse PadAudio
Steelseries Qck JVC HA-RX 700 
  hide details  
Reply
Ladder 3
(18 items)
 
First Responders
(14 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 2500k Asus P8P67 PowerColor Vortex II 7970 Samsung 2x4GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD20EARX Mushkin Enhanced Chronos Deluxe 240GB Samsung CD/DVD Burner Noctua NH-D14 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
8 x AP14s Windows 8 64 bit Dell U2312HM Seasonic X650 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Switch 810 CM Storm Spawn Puretrak Stealth Asus Xonar DG 
Audio
Beyerdynamic DT 770 Pro 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD Athlon II X4 620 MSI 770-G45 Asus HD 4870 4GB G.Skill 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
Western Digital Blue 500GB Sony Optiarc Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Windows 7 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
Hanns.G HW191A Antec Neo Eco 520 HAF 912 Razer Deathadder Black Edition 
Mouse PadAudio
Steelseries Qck JVC HA-RX 700 
  hide details  
Reply
post #743 of 1832
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by King4x4 View Post

Can I join the club? Just finished installing my 1250w X-Series last weekend. My only complaint is that if I leave it for awahile folding on the GPUs I get a burned smell from the unit.

Turn it off and it cools for 10 mins and stays with no smell for at least 6 hours folding then it starts again.

My guess is that it might be overheating?

Sure post a picture of your unit Ill add you to the list
TRiBaL_FiShII
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD5-B3 SLI - MSI 560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
PlextorM3 Pro Series SSD x2 Western Digital Black Phantek PH-TC14PE W7x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
27" HP 2710m X2 Max Keyboard Cherry Reds w/ Red LEDS WASD yello... Seasonic X-1050w TrIBAL_fISh M0d 
MouseMouse Pad
Mionix NAOS 5000 SteelSeries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
TRiBaL_FiShII
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD5-B3 SLI - MSI 560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
PlextorM3 Pro Series SSD x2 Western Digital Black Phantek PH-TC14PE W7x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
27" HP 2710m X2 Max Keyboard Cherry Reds w/ Red LEDS WASD yello... Seasonic X-1050w TrIBAL_fISh M0d 
MouseMouse Pad
Mionix NAOS 5000 SteelSeries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
post #744 of 1832
Anyone else have coil whine on their x750? I've gone through 3 power supplies in the last two weeks because of it.
No Name
(17 items)
 
Zenbook Prime
(6 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i5-3317U Intel HD4000 4GB 128GB SSD 
OSMonitor
Windows 7 Home Premium 1920x180 IPS 
  hide details  
Reply
No Name
(17 items)
 
Zenbook Prime
(6 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i5-3317U Intel HD4000 4GB 128GB SSD 
OSMonitor
Windows 7 Home Premium 1920x180 IPS 
  hide details  
Reply
post #745 of 1832
Are you sure it is the PSU?
post #746 of 1832
Anyone tried to remove the labels near the sockets with acetone? Did it work? lol
post #747 of 1832
Quote:
Originally Posted by GeneO View Post

Are you sure it is the PSU?

Yes, i'm sure it's the PSU.
I tried it with my brothers computer and they still whine.
No Name
(17 items)
 
Zenbook Prime
(6 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i5-3317U Intel HD4000 4GB 128GB SSD 
OSMonitor
Windows 7 Home Premium 1920x180 IPS 
  hide details  
Reply
No Name
(17 items)
 
Zenbook Prime
(6 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i5-3317U Intel HD4000 4GB 128GB SSD 
OSMonitor
Windows 7 Home Premium 1920x180 IPS 
  hide details  
Reply
post #748 of 1832
Quote:
Originally Posted by bryanisleet View Post

Yes, i'm sure it's the PSU.
I tried it with my brothers computer and they still whine.

It may be down to another component causing the psu to whine. If you have integrated graphics it may be worth removing the gpu just to see if the psu stops whining. Then again could be the motherboard. Different combinations of hardware can cause individual components to display strange behaviour.
post #749 of 1832
May i join too?
i love mine Seasonic X850!
best PSU ever had!

post #750 of 1832
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by malVizio View Post

May i join too?
i love mine Seasonic X850!
best PSU ever had!


nice looking rig , member # 185
TRiBaL_FiShII
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD5-B3 SLI - MSI 560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
PlextorM3 Pro Series SSD x2 Western Digital Black Phantek PH-TC14PE W7x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
27" HP 2710m X2 Max Keyboard Cherry Reds w/ Red LEDS WASD yello... Seasonic X-1050w TrIBAL_fISh M0d 
MouseMouse Pad
Mionix NAOS 5000 SteelSeries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
TRiBaL_FiShII
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K Gigabyte GA-P67A-UD5-B3 SLI - MSI 560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II/OC 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X1866 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
PlextorM3 Pro Series SSD x2 Western Digital Black Phantek PH-TC14PE W7x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
27" HP 2710m X2 Max Keyboard Cherry Reds w/ Red LEDS WASD yello... Seasonic X-1050w TrIBAL_fISh M0d 
MouseMouse Pad
Mionix NAOS 5000 SteelSeries Qck 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Power Supplies
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Power Supplies › [Official] Seasonic X Series Owners Club