power supply

  1. M

    system crashes ONLY when GPU under load

    I'm troubleshooting a problem I suspect is the power supply. It's a thermaltake 850 Gold 80, but don't have specific model info. Video card is R9 390X. This system has no dust on any cooling fins and is not struggling with cooling issues. This is guaranteed. When system is booted from cold and...
  2. T

    Corsair CX650M install. Use 1 pci express cable or 2?

    so I'm installing a new power supply after my thermaltake one died. On that one I had a single wire that went to the pci express power ports on my video card and then an adapter for a second connection to dual powered video cards. The CX650M is modular so I'd like to keep cabling to a...
  3. S

    Thermaltake TR2 600NL2NC ATX powersupply @ Bestbuy for $35

    https://www.bestbuy.com/site/thermaltake-tr2-600nl2nc-atx-12v-eps-12v-power-supply-black/5381884.p?skuId=5381884 600w powersupply for $35 on clearance at bestbuy. Mine came with free 2 day delivery, ordered Monday night, getting it today. Normally $70, just as a comparison it's $65 at Newegg...
  4. Zarathustra[H]

    I think my PSU is Dying. Help me Confirm?

    Hey all, I'm having some problems with my desktop today, but I havent had to do this kind of a trouble shooting session in quite some time, so I am rusty and could appreciate some help. I have a hexacore x79 Core i7-3930k which as been running at a constant overclock of 4.8Ghz since it was...
  5. M

    FS: HDHomeRun CONNECTS

    SiliconDust HDHomeRun Connect - $50 Shipped (I have 2 of these, $75 shipped for the pair) MSI Z270 MPOWER GAMING TITANIUM, includes I/O plate - $ SOLD Power Supply: CORSAIR CX750M, includes all the modular cables. - $ SOLD EVGA GTX 1080 SC GAMING. Super clean & working as it should, less...
  6. FrgMstr

    Seasonic FOCUS SGX-650 650W SFX-L PSU Review @ [H]

    Seasonic FOCUS SGX-650 650W SFX-L PSU Review Seasonic is FOCUSing more on small footprint high output power supplies, and the new FOCUS SGX series is targeting the small form factor market once again. This beefy 650 watt unit is fully modular, packs a 10 year warranty, is diminutive in size...
  7. FrgMstr

    Corsair SF450 (2018) 450W SFX Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Corsair SF450 (2018) 450W SFX Power Supply Review The Corsair SF450 SFX is, as you might have guessed from the "SFX" part number, a computer PSU built specifically with small form factor systems in mind. Corsair promises high power density along with "low noise," which are two qualities that...
  8. Schtask

    EVGA 1000 g+ Coil Whine Advice

    [H[. I have a Corsair AX 1200 and a new EVGA 1000 g+. When I received my 2080ti, the Corsair would quite simply just shut down with it installed. I swapped over to an EVGA 1000 g+ and the issue stopped. However, the new EVGA power supply suffers from serious coil whine. Coil whine I can hear...
  9. Z

    EVGA 750W G1+ 80 Plus Gold Modular Power Supply - $29.99 After Rebate ($49.99 Before)

    BHPhotovideo has the EVGA 750W G1+ 80 Plus Gold Modular Power Supply available for $49.99. There is also a $20 mail-in-rebate, taking the price to just $29.99 shipped for a quality power supply. They also have the EVGA 850W G1+ 80 Plus Gold Modular Power Supply available for $64.99. There is...
  10. FrgMstr

    GIGABYTE AORUS P850W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    GIGABYTE AORUS P850W Power Supply Review It has been over two years since we did our one and only power supply review with the GIGABYTE namesake. GIGABYTE is once again stepping up to the plate, this time with an AORUS branded unit, which tells us it is supposed to be "POWER OVERWHELMING." This...
  11. FrgMstr

    Corsair RM750x 750W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Corsair RM750x 750W Power Supply Review Corsair has been bumping up it street cred lately with PSU designs that are up to HardOCP standards. Today we have its latest 2018 version of the RM series PSU rated at 750 watts. It features Gold efficiency, a fully modular design, has a 10 year...
  12. FrgMstr

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 850W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 850W Power Supply Review Seasonic's PRIME ULTRA TITANIUM is at the very tip top of its PSU product stack, and its product stack is likely the deepest in the industry when it comes to quality computer power supplies for gamers and enthusiast users that truly push their PCs...
  13. FrgMstr

    Enermax RevoBron 700W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Enermax RevoBron 700W Power Supply Review The Enermax RevoBron 700W is a computer power supply that looks to satisfy those of us not looking to spend an arm and a leg on PSUs. It saves us a few dollars in that it is Bronze level efficiency and semi-modular. For $90 however, it is chock full of...
  14. FrgMstr

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Gold 650W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Gold 650W Power Supply Review The Seasonic FOCUS PLUS GOLD series has been nothing but a crowd pleaser around here. The 650 watt market is however jam packed with lots of competition when it comes to building PSUs. However when it comes to the high end of "Gold" mainstream...
  15. FrgMstr

    Corsair AX1600i 1600W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Corsair AX1600i 1600W Power Supply Review 1600 watts is a lot of computer power supply to shoehorning into one small box. We have seen this attempted many times, and many times companies have fallen short. Corsair's new flagship AX1600i claims to be the world's best PSU that has gotten even...
  16. FrgMstr

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 1000W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 1000W Power Supply Review The Seasonic PRIME Ultra 1000W is angling to be the "best" 1 kilowatt computer power supply ever built. It boasts having some of the best power efficiency and delivery on the market, all while delivering features like being fully modular, a fully...
  17. FrgMstr

    SilverStone SFX SX650-G 650W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    SilverStone SFX SX650-G 650W Power Supply Review SilverStone is back with us today with its new small form factor SX650-G. This one has a bigger fan and a few more connectors than the previous models, so we are expecting great results from this SFX PSU. This one clocks in at 819 watts per liter...
  18. FrgMstr

    Enermax MaxTytan 1250W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Enermax MaxTytan 1250W Power Supply Review The MaxTytan is the flagship product in the lineup of Enermax power supplies. This is the largest capacity it builds and promises to deliver excellent efficiency. Semi-fanless features makes sure this PSU stays quiet up to ~70% load. It also has a very...
  19. FrgMstr

    Seasonic PRIME 1200W Platinum Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic PRIME 1200W Platinum Power Supply Review With BIG Power comes BIG Responsibility! How does Seasonic go about handling all that power with its new PRIME 1200W PLATINUM PSU? Given Seasonic's excellent track record when it comes to high-end PSUs, we have high-end expectations. Once you...
  20. FrgMstr

    Corsair TX750M 750W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Corsair TX750M 750W Power Supply Review The semi-modular Corsair TX750M claims to be the perfect PSU for high heat case environments as it is rated for continuous output at 50C. We will test it in the hotbox up to 45C, as that is torture enough. Does it deliver Gold rated efficiency and great...
  21. FrgMstr

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Platinum 550W PSU Review @ [H]

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Platinum 550W PSU Review Seasonic has turned into the go-to PSU supplier for those enthusiasts looking for the best when it comes to supplying long lasting quality power for their gaming rigs and workstations. We dip down a bit in terms of supplied power, this PSU being a...
  22. C

    Got concerned that I don't have a large enough power supply

    [INTRO - for those with low attention span, please skip] Recently, I started getting concerned that I do not have a big enough power supply. The GPU manufacturer recommends larger than what I have but I have mostly put that off as I was concerned that maybe I have some other hard ware problems...
  23. FrgMstr

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 750W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic PRIME Ultra 750W Power Supply Review This new Seasonic PRIME Ultra 750 watt computer power supply is a revision of its previous PRIME Ultra line of PSUs. This alone makes us wonder just how much better Seasonic can actually make these power supplies, given just how great these were...
  24. Zarathustra[H]

    PSU Aging? When to Replace?

    I've been thinking about this one for a few months. How long do you guys keep your power supplies. Until they die? Or does it make sense to preventatively replace them? I have a 6 year old 1200W Silverstone Strider Gold (ST1200-G) that was pretty damned awesome when I bought it, but I have...
  25. FrgMstr

    FSP Hydro PTM 750W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    FSP Hydro PTM 750W Power Supply Review While FSP is still not a widely known brand name when it comes to enthusiast computer power supplies, it has actually been becoming fairly consistent in designing, manufacturing, and selling PSUs in North America that have not only held their own, but also...
  26. A

    Enermax 535W Power Supply

    Selling an Enermax power supply. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask! https://www.ebay.com/itm/ENERMAX-POWER-SUPPLY-EG565P-VE-535W-w-Box/122784740546
  27. T

    Gigabyte GV-N75TOC-2GI on 350W power supply with 4 pin Molex to 6 pin PCI-E adapter, is it safe?

    I have a Gigabyte GV-N75TOC-2GI that I have to use with a proprietary 350W 80+ White power supply (see this thread), the issue is that the graphics card specifications indicates that it requires at least a 400W power supply, it also has a 6 pin PCI-E power connector, and the power supply doesn't...
  28. T

    Gigabyte GV-N75TOC-2GI on Antec NSK-1380's 350W power supply

    Hi, I currently have a few spare parts laying around and I'd like to build a gaming HTPC. The case I want to use is an Antec NSK-1380, its power supply comes in a non-standard form factor, it's rated for 350 watts, is 80+ certified (white) and doesn't have any PCI-E connectors. As the power...
  29. FrgMstr

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Gold 850W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Seasonic FOCUS PLUS Gold 850W Power Supply Review - Seasonic's new high efficiency enthusiast computer power supply claims to be silent through 425 watts of power delivery. An improved fluid dynamic bearing fan helps with this. The Focus sports a cable-free connection panel, and has an...
  30. FrgMstr

    be quiet! Pure Power 10 600W Power Supply Review

    be quiet! Pure Power 10 600W Power Supply Review - This may come as a shock to you, but be quiet! power supplies are all about...wait for it...exceptionally quiet operation. However that is not the only virtue the Pure Power 10 series extols. be quiet tells us that this PP10 has "peerless...
  31. C

    500W MS-500 for a GTX 580?

    Hello there, I've recently bought a PC which has i5-2400 3.1 GHz NVidia Quadro 600 1 GB DDR3 4 GB of DDR3 RAM. Now, I will upgrade my RAM a bit and get to 8 GBs, but I wanted to upgrade my card also. I saw that GTX 580 kicks ass on todays newest titles so I want to get it. (My GPU bottlenecks my...
  32. FrgMstr

    Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 850W Power Supply Review @ [H]

    Thermaltake Smart Pro RGB 850W Power Supply Review - Frag-harder RGB lighting is all the rage, and so of course we are now seeing those in PSUs too. Thermaltake has a healthy 850 watt PSU here for review today that actually hits the sub-$100 mark by 1 cent. Fully modular with great DC output...
  33. FrgMstr

    SilverStone SX800-LTI SFX-L Power Supply Review @ [H]

    SilverStone SX800-LTI SFX-L Power Supply Review - SilverStone continues on its march to absolutely own the small form factor PSU market. This PSU is a huge 800 watts worth of power shoehorned into a SFX-L sized package all while claiming "silent" operation with fanless modes as well. Along...
  34. D

    FSP Dagger 500/600w SFX power supplies now available.

    Hey guys! Back in late March / the beginning of April, a press release was sent around announcing the release of FSP's new power supplies, the 'Dagger' line. At 500w and 600w, these are much higher wattage units than FSP has previously made, and they're both Gold rated. For those of you who...
  35. N

    Sold

    Like the title says. Never used, all accessories included with retail box/etc. Purchased from Newegg a couple weeks ago. Newegg Link. [H] Review Gold Award Link. JonnyGuru 10/10 Link. Seasonic warranty length is 12 years. Asking $150 shipped to lower 48. Link to my Heat.
  36. bluesynk

    Bought a ti, now i need to protect it. PS time.

    So I have a survivor corsair HX520 that has been with me through 3 systems. Being at the bottom of powerful enough and its age (10+) and spending $700 on a ti means its time to replace. Im on a z170 matx board so no fancy rgb stuff is necessary. I do run 1.35v overclocked 6600k @4.6 and over...
  37. L

    Is this PSU sufficient?

    I'm running an overclocked gtx 1080 and am overclocked 6850k with two HDDs and two SSDs. Is a Rosewill Capstone 650watt 80+ gold sufficient? PCpartpicker says total system draw is 428 watts, but that is not including the overclocked (I guess?)
  38. L

    Is my PSU sufficient?

    So I have overclocked my 6850k to 4.25ghz at 1.26V and I run my 1080 at max power power 2000mhz OC. I have a 650watt 80+ gold Rosewill Capstone. Is my PSU sufficient, or do I need to replace: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/3y88m8 I have carried it over from a previous, non-broadwell-e build...
  39. K

    F/ST: CORSAIR CX500 500W 80+ Bronze PSU - Non Modular, Rosewill RGB80 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

    So I am making a new build with dual video cards and I need to buy a new PSU. I'm just looking to get this off my hands. I've only used it since December, so it's got relatively little usage on it. And it only powered an i5 and a GTX 1060, no overclocking, so I didn't stress the PSU. It's not...
  40. K

    FS: Seasonic X-850 Modular Power Supply (SS-850KM Active PFC F3)

    Built a Skylake computer a few months ago, and this is the last part to sell. Not many power-on hours (6 to 8 months at most), this power supply is in great condition and is fully modular. Comes with all cables in addition to a red braided 6/8 pin PCIe power cable. It is the same power supply...
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