be quiet! Dark Power Pro 10 850W Power Supply

Last month, I had a look at a beQuiet Dark Power Pro 10 power supply on the lower wattage side of the spectrum: the 550W. Well, today we’re going closer to the other side of that spectrum and will be…

OCZ ZT 650W Power Supply

Today’s power supply is from OCZ’s ZT Series. A fully modular 650W. We actually looked at the 750W version of this power supply some time ago. That unit had great +12V regulation, mediocre non-primary rail regulation, fair build quality, and…

be quiet! Dark Power Pro 10 550W Power Supply

Today we’re having a look at the 550W version of be quiet!’s newest Dark Power Pro series. This unit is semi-modular, advertised as 80 Plus Gold and, like other be quiet! units on the market features a Silent Wings intake…

Cooler Master eXtreme Power 430W Power Supply

At just under $40, the Cooler Master eXtreme Power 430W RS-430-PMSR was a good deal. But with only 19A on a single 12V rail, not really suitable for a modern PC. So what if Cooler Master were to convince HiPro…

Super Flower Golden King 500W Power Supply

Today we’re having a look at the Super Flower Golden King 500W. The Golden King is a fixed cable, 80 Plus Platinum rated 500W power supply. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY: Super Flower MANUFACTURER: Super Flower PRODUCT: Golden King 500W PROD…

Enermax Platimax 1000W Power Supply

Today’s power supply comes to us from Enermax and is called the Platimax 1000W. Unlike the Platypus, the Platimax can be found in regions outside of Eastern Australia and the occasional zoo. It looks like Enermax decided not to make…

OCZ Fatal1ty 1000W Power Supply

There’s not much you can do to a power supply to differentiate one power supply from another outside of what we’ve come to expect from a power supply here at JonnyGURU.com. We want superior performance (minimal ripple noise, excellent voltage…

XFX Pro 1250W Black Edition Power Supply

Today’s power supply is XFX’s “Black Edition”, fully modular, “Pro” 1250W. This will be the tenth XFX power supply we’ve reviewed and the seventh with marketing overload. Ah.. the good ol’ days of the original Black Edition and XXX Edition….

be quiet! Straight Power E9 680W Power Supply

Today we’re reviewing a power supply from Listan’s “be-quiet!” product line, the be-quiet! Straight Power E9 680W. Listan is a German company that started out as a distributor in 2000 and is still a distributor of Chieftec, 3R Systems and…

Thortech Thunderbolt Plus 1000W Power Supply

Today we’re revisiting the Thunderbolt 1000W. We received the Thunderbolt “Plus” the other day. While internally, this unit is mostly the same as the GeIL Thortech Thunderbolt 1000W I reviewed last month, it features the same “iPower Meter” that the…

PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 600W Power Supply

Back in 1985, Doug Dodson revolutionized the computer aftermarket/DIY power supply market segment by offering products that were quite a bit more than the drab gray box that hardly anyone seemed to care about. In 1986 Doug’s company, PC Power…

OCZ ZT 750W Power Supply

Today’s power supply comes to us from OCZ. The ZT Series is a fully modular, 80 Plus Bronze certified power supply, available in 550W, 650W, and 750W. We’re going to have a look at the 750W today. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED…

Thortech Thunderbolt 1000W Power Supply

GeIL, or “Golden Emperor International Limited”, is a company that has been in the computer memory business since 1993. At Computex 2010, GeIL announced their own line of power supply products under the Thortech subsidiary. Not long ago, I reviewed…

Rosewill Lightning 1300W Power Supply

Today’s power supply comes to us from “Rosewill”, the “in-house brand” for NewEgg. The “Lightning” series consists of three semi-modular power supplies: an 800W, 1000W and 1300W. Today we’re having a look at the 1300W. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY: Rosewill…

Enermax Platimax 1200W Power Supply

Not too long ago, Enermax contacted us with an opportunity to review their new 80 Plus Platinum certified, fully modular power supply, the Platypus… err… sorry… The Platimax. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY: Enermax MANUFACTURER: Enermax PRODUCT: Platimax 1200W PROD LINK:…

Super Flower Golden King 1000W Power Supply

Super Flower is a manufacturer, headquartered in Taiwan but with their factory in mainland China, that’s been around making computer chassis and power supplies for quite a long time. Unfortunately, the brand has not been available in the U.S. for…

OCZ ZS 550W Power Supply

Today we have a unit from OCZ’s new value line of power supplies; the ZS Series. The particular model I will be reviewing is the 550W, but they’re also 650W and 750W units available. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY: OCZ MANUFACTURER:…

be quiet! Straight Power E8 400W Power Supply

Today’s unit comes to us from the German company Listan GmbH & Co. Listan’s products are generally found all over Europe, as well as shops in Taiwan. Listan is best known by its brand names, “Revoltec” and “be-quiet!”. Revoltec is…

InWin Commander II 1200W Power Supply

Today’s power supply is from the very well established case manufacturer, In Win. The 1200W we have here is the flagship of their new Commander II series of power supplies. In Win is not new to power supplies. In fact,…

Enermax MaxRevo 1350W Power Supply

Today we’re having a look at Enermax’s newest power supply; the MaxRevo 1350W. The MaxRevo is Enermax’s pinnacle product line and features three fully modular, 80 Plus Gold certified high wattage units: 1200W, 1350W and 1500W. REVIEW INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY:…

Super Flower Golden Green 1300W Power Supply

Today’s power supply is the Super Flower Golden Green 1300W. A semi-modular 1300W power supply that I’m going to watch make my rotor disc on my power meter spin as I put a full load on the 1300W power supply….

OCZ ZX 1000W Power Supply

According to OCZ, it’s one of those power supplies that can put out a lot of power (1000W) from within a relatively small size (175mm depth) with high efficiency (80 Plus Gold). But these claims alone aren’t good enough for…

Sentey Golden Steel Power 850W Power Supply

Today’s power supply is from a company that, I have to admit, I have never heard of before this month. Sentey’s website doesn’t lend us much information about the company. It seems that they originate from Argentina and now have…

Brick/Pico PSU Roundup

Today we’re going to do a round-up, but a very different kind of round-up for jonnyGURU.com. The popularity of mini-ITX continues to grow as people build media centers and in-car entertainment systems that don’t require as much power as a…

Corsair Flash Padlock 2GB Thumb Drive

Corsair is quite a familiar name around these parts. We’ve reviewed three of their four power supplies, and I’ve had the pleasure of personally using their SDRAM product for years. Of course, Corsair’s primary product line is their memory, and…