Cougar RX 500W Power Supply

It’s time to look at another Cougar power supply today. They’ve sent me a brand new unit from their RX series, clocking in at 500 watts. This is a more value-oriented unit that promises good performance at a low price….

Cooler Master V1000 1000W Power Supply

Cooler Master’s been in the power supply business for quite a while by now. And yet, not too many people seem to see their units as really being a go-to name when it comes to finding the best units on…

InWin Commander III 800W Power Supply

InWin comes to us today with a new 80 Plus Gold unit weighing in at 800 watts. A quad 12V rail design, this Desert Fox wants to be your next power supply. It’s semi-modular, it’s cool looking, and we’re going…

SENTEY LTP1000-SM 1000W Power Supply

We’ve seen quite a few 80 Plus Platinum units come and go, haven’t we? For the most part, they’ve all been excellent performers. SENTEY is hoping to join their ranks with the LTP1000-SM. Featuring things like a single 83A 12V…

FSP Hexa HE-400 400W Power Supply

Most of the time, we test the big guns… the power supplies everyone wants. Nearly all of these units cost a fair bit of cash to get one, though. What happens when you only have a couple of twenty dollar…

Super Flower LEADEX Platinum 1000W Power Supply

Not very long ago, Super Flower wasn’t really a name on anyone’s radar screen. They made decent units to be sure, but they were just kind of there. Then, someone over at SF headquarters woke up, saw the latest awesome…

Fractal Design NEWTON R3 1000W Power Supply

In the ever changing computer power supply market, companies are constantly trying to outdo each other when it comes to earning your business. Today, I have a unit from a newcomer to the site in Fractal Design. The unit in…

Enermax Triathlor FC 650W Power Supply

Recently, we took a peek at a new case from Enermax called the Giant Ostrog. Today, we’re looking at an Enermax power supply you may choose to use inside that case, the Triathlor FC 650W. This is a budget-minded 650…

Enermax Giant Ostrog Mid-Tower Case

Today, I’m taking a break from power supply reviewing by looking at a new budget case from Enermax, the Giant Ostrog. Let’s find out if this case has what it takes to get your money, or if it’s more of…

PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 850W Power Supply

Not too long ago, I took a look at a new PC Power and Cooling unit that turned out to be just plain awesome: the Silencer Mark III 1200 watt unit. Today, I’m looking at the little brother of that…

Death of a Gutless Wonder IV: Aces Low

Gutless wonders may come from all points of the globe but can usually be traced back to a handful of Chinese factories willing to do whatever it takes to sell units at the highest profit margin. Today, my review sample…

Seasonic X-400 V2 Fanless 400W Power Supply

Seasonic is not just looking to freshen up their product offerings with only a bunch of new fanned power supplies with 80 Plus Platinum Certifications. They’ve decided to bring that kind of amazing efficiency and performance to the fanless side…

Cougar PowerX 550W Power Supply

Cougar comes to us once again with a new power supply. This time, it’s the value-oriented 80 Plus Bronze certified PowerX series that is represented. We’re looking at the little one today, the 550W. Let’s see if this kitty growls…

SilverStone ST45SF-G 450W SFX Power Supply

When size really does matter, PC enthusiasts only had a few options available back in the day. You either picked up a Pico style PSU or you went with a standard ATX PSU. With ITX/Micro ATX systems becoming more and…

Seasonic X-650 KM3 650W Power Supply

Every so often, a power supply arrives in the lab that fills my heart with anticipation and high expectations. Today, we’re looking at just one of those units – Seasonic’s updated and revised X-650 unit. The design has been freshened…

AZZA Platinum 1000W Power Supply

We’ve seen a few 80 Plus Platinum units come out and impress us in the recent past. So far, they’ve all been pretty well-performing. AZZA is a newcomer to the field, and they’re now coming to me with their own…

Cougar GX-S 500W Power Supply

We’ve got another kitty cat to throw on the load tester today… not a real one, of course. No, today we’re taking a peek at Cougar’s new GX-S line at five hundred watts. This is a small fry, clocking in…

Rosewill Tachyon 1000W Power Supply

In the not too distant past, we’ve seen that Rosewill is now getting pretty serious when it comes to releasing power supplies that are very good indeed. Our latest look at a Rosewill unit will be today when I dig…

SilverStone Strider Gold ST55F-G 550W Power Supply

Not too long ago, I looked at a new unit from SilverStone at the 650 watt level that boasted such things as full modularity in a package only 140mm deep. That unit proved to come up short in terms of…

InWin GreenMe 650W Power Supply

Not too long ago, I found myself confronted with an Inwin GROne case. Done up in a nice white color scheme, it turned out to be a pretty decent case. Well, something else arrived in that same shipment, one of…

Seasonic Platinum 660 XP2 660W Power Supply

Quick, what’s on your Christmas list? I know many of you have power supplies on there, and I know you want a good one. Up until now, Seasonic has been just bringing the awesome when it comes to power supplies…

SilverStone Zeus ZM1350 1350W Power Supply

Who could have predicted it? It turns out that last week when I thoroughly barbecued and humiliated that Hercules 500 watt unit, I offended the other Greek gods. Herc’s daddy, Zeus himself, has shown up today looking to get even….

Death of a Gutless Wonder III: The Labors of Hercules

It’s late. You’re looking at your online bank balance, feeling discouraged. All you want to do is finish your computer build, but you forgot to budget for a new power supply. You have thirty dollars you can spend. What to…

Seasonic G Series 550W Power Supply

Not too long ago, we had a look at our first Seasonic G Series unit. Weighing in at 360 watts, it was yet another amazing power supply from what is arguably the company to beat these days when it comes…

InWin GRone Full-Tower Case

It’s nice to take a break from the power supplies once in a while and do something different. Today, I’m looking at the latest computer case to come into the lab, the Inwin GRone. This is a full ATX tower…