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TPU are getting through quite a few PSU review lately... this is the latest. Quite a niche product

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OCZ has been in the PSU business for five years now. Their biggest step into this field was made in 2007 when they bought a highly respectable PSU manufacturer, PC Power & Cooling. Exploiting the knowledge and the experience of the latter company, OCZ went even further into the PSU market and achieved many innovations such as the release of the first 80Plus Gold certified PSUs, the Z-series.


http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/OCZ/ZX_1250W/
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I like the full modularity of the product, but how well built are the internals?
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Why isn't there a jGURU review? Not interested. Yes, I'm biased, but I don't trust other sites. Looks like the reviewer knows what he's doing though.
Edited by B!0HaZard - 4/21/11 at 4:46pm
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prolly haven't recieved one yet but i think there will be one by guru sooner or later, i wonder if OCZ will do well givin the latest situation they been going through. also to im curious to on how well built it is to
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post #5 of 13
I bought the zx1000w version. very nice psu, just some cons:
-The capacitors on the harnesses make sleeving a pita but it can be done.
-And its really noisy (possible rail whine) when my gpu(s) are anywhere from 50-100% load. kinda disappointed as its noisier than all 17 fans in my case
Edited by wermad - 4/21/11 at 4:58pm
post #6 of 13
Eek, I'm too spoiled by reviews of PSUs manufactured by Seasonic.

I see ripple like that on the oscilloscope and my hair stands on end.
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post #7 of 13
~30 mV of ripple at full load isn't bad at all, it is well below spec.
Edit: Why the single rail on these high end PSUs? That would make me nervous even though it probably wouldn't be a problem.
Edited by mdatmo - 4/21/11 at 5:26pm
 
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post #8 of 13
the ZX series are pretty much the same as the Sparkle units but w/ full modular cables.

edit: the manufacturer is Great Wall
post #9 of 13
Single rail.
OCZ.

NO thanks
post #10 of 13
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Originally Posted by SpeedNuggeT View Post
Single rail.
OCZ.

NO thanks
There is nothing wrong with single rail based PSU's. I prefer them actually. But no, I'd never buy a PSU made by OCZ.
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