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get the zx then since they are essentially the same inside
Why the zx? what makes it different from the silverstone?
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the sparkle and zx are the same psu internally

and i think it shouldn be much difference in performance between silverstone and the zx

when dealing with psu's of this caliber there aint much to choose between the top end

and the silverstone does seem to have the caps on the cables

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and the silverstone does seem to have the caps on the cables
Is there that much improvement using them? And would it be worth getting the silverstone over the ZX?
Edited by tlxxxsracer - 4/2/11 at 7:24am
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If the caps are on the wires, you have to use them.
Look at the ripple graph at the bottom of this page -- with and without the cap.
http://www.jonnyguru.com/modules.php...tory3&reid=177
The TPQ-1200 is another unit that requires caps on some of the modular cables. It's frequent on high power Enhance units.
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silverstone over the ZX?
either way will be fine the silverstone will just be harder to sleeve if want that
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either way will be fine the silverstone will just be harder to sleeve if want that
Very true.. I may not need a psu after all- I tried putting all my fans and 655 to another psu and my computer still reboots when I run a game. So an OS reinstall and we'll see. Would be nice to give myself a reason to buy a new psu I only have 3 pci-e cables. lol
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it was good 3 years ago with the hx1050 on the way the hx 1000 is old and dated and you have to be retarded to by it at its current price if it was $50 cheaper it would be fair but all the psu's the op are interested in will leave it dead on the floor
I don't mean to hijack, but this post interests me very much.

After seeing this, I tried Googling the HX1050 but I did not find much, except for a thread on jonnyGURU's site talking about the Seasonic units being released soon with mention about the 1050W from Corsair (http://www.jonnyguru.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7529). Again, the talk in that thread about these units from both companies was that they will be released soon; but that was back in January.

I'm ready to buy the AX1200 very soon in anticipation of my GTX 580's arriving later this week (with the hope of expanding to Tri-SLI in maybe a month or so), but is there any more information as to whether the AX/HX1050 will actually be released over the next couple of weeks? If so, I can hold out, and I would rather get that instead as it is more in line with what my setup needs.
     
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