Originally Posted by zyamak_zealot;13880011
Longevity wise... Is it not better for a PSU to work at < 50% load, than > 50% ?
Originally Posted by Phaedrus2129;13880023
Originally Posted by ikcti;13880112
PSUs are more efficient and effective at >50%.
...Should I punch that guy, which gave me that advice, in a face if I ever meet him?
But I'm convinced that there is at least one advantage left - heat output. It must be considerably lower at < 50% load.