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Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Day Ago
Replies: 43
Views: 1,138
Posted By mdk777
yeah, and there is some great military grade kit...

yeah, and there is some great military grade kit that I would like to buy...not just weapons...but vehicles and camping gear etc. etc. etc.

However, if these items are not sold to consumers,...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 5 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
Yeah, I don't recognize Furmark as a legitimate...

Yeah, I don't recognize Furmark as a legitimate load.

Again. What has been the history of the availability on these type of cards?

If you are one of the couple of thousand people out of 6-7...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
well, I agree with that. :D

well, I agree with that. :D
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
yeah, but it is a spec that perhaps 1/4 of the...

yeah, but it is a spec that perhaps 1/4 of the high end cards exceed.

You can discuss to what extent...when it becomes flagrant...but in the end

Someone who said last year:

"I'm going to buy...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 6 Days Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
yeah, for years and years some here attack single...

yeah, for years and years some here attack single rail as absurd.

Well, here is the case that many rational people wanted to avoid.

There is no reason a 850 watt PSU should not run a 500 + watt...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
1. testing showed 500 watt and not 650 watt. 2....

1. testing showed 500 watt and not 650 watt.
2. dual GPU cards are an extreme / extreme small percentage of the market.
We are talking about single digit thousands sold out of a multimillion unit...
Forum: Hot Deals 1 Week Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 60
Posted By mdk777
EVGA SuperNOVA 1300 G2 $180 AMIR

Looks like the coin craze has passed now for sure. This listed for $300+ a few weeks ago on the egg(yeah they jacked it up over the launch price for sure)

$180 for more than 1200 watts Gold(nearly...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By mdk777
yeah, I didn't get the picture either. ...

yeah, I didn't get the picture either.

Current PSU Quality?
Location?

In my opinion, we really need to get a sticky on the forum stating something along the line of supplying complete specs if...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 33
Views: 914
Posted By mdk777
Well, I agree that the reference design is weak....

Well, I agree that the reference design is weak. Here's hoping that ASUS is the major supplier.

However,



GPUZ never recognizes a card until updated. The card launched what? a day ago? I'm...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 188
Posted By mdk777
750 watt is reasonable when you see 10%...

750 watt is reasonable when you see 10% efficiency staying in the high 80% range.

Haven't seen any reviews yet, hope the quality remains the same as the G2 1000. :)
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 266
Posted By mdk777
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GTX_660_Gam...

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GTX_660_Gaming/24.html

240 watts for the cards and 200 watts for the system =450 watt...550 watt if on sale for same or lower than 450 watt.

Today $50
...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 1 Week Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 266
Posted By mdk777
http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GTX_660_Gam...

http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/MSI/GTX_660_Gaming/24.html

240 watts for the cards and 200 watts for the system =450 watt...550 watt if on sale for same or lower than 450 watt.

Today $50
...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By mdk777
Yeah EVGA 1300 G2 is back in stock at $229. ...

Yeah EVGA 1300 G2 is back in stock at $229.

Looks like the coin boom is starting to peter out.

Not a spectacular crash...just a long steady glide down.

litecoin hit $11 something recently....
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 315
Posted By mdk777
yeah....this. I suppose you could direct...

yeah....this.

I suppose you could direct wire to your 12v car battery too...

Just don't expect your system to survive long.:lol:

Fun experiment if you don't care about the life of your...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 4,059
Posted By mdk777
NOT It is designed to continuously use 100%...

NOT

It is designed to continuously use 100% of the graphics card.

No game will require 100% of your card's capability for any extended period of time. The up and down requirement is...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 4,059
Posted By mdk777
Yes. Branched (2x) six pin ={up to} 150...

Yes.

Branched (2x) six pin ={up to} 150 watts. :D
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 4,059
Posted By mdk777
150 watts

150 watts
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 4,059
Posted By mdk777
Some wattage will be drawn from PCIE slot. ...

Some wattage will be drawn from PCIE slot.

It is not an exact science. I would use 2 cables to be on the safe side. :)



Some do, some don't...throw of the dice.
...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 41
Views: 4,059
Posted By mdk777
Yup...that's the way its designed to work. ...

Yup...that's the way its designed to work.



as you mention, the card partners list these for the individual cards.

review sites just repeat what the card makers say.

Techpowerup lists...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,662
Posted By mdk777
try to see it from their point of view. So...

try to see it from their point of view.

So many variables they have no control or cost prohibitive.

1. You send in perfect condition(no scratches from removal)?
2. you pack and protect...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 23
Views: 1,662
Posted By mdk777
RMA on warranty is a cost of doing business as...

RMA on warranty is a cost of doing business as already mentioned. Reputable companies that have an image to protect do their best. However, the process is open to consumer abuse. Many is the company...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 5
Views: 268
Posted By mdk777
over-reaction = taken too literal. ...

over-reaction = taken too literal.



OK,how about ;

For standard stuff, an average consumer should not have to pay extra.
:D

It wasn't a complete review, just a summation of the...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 418
Posted By mdk777
Doesn't mean anything. AMD 290x cards have...

Doesn't mean anything.

AMD 290x cards have many partners recommending 750 watt.

Yeah, testing on some site shows higher than 250 watts...but 750? really?
...
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 16
Views: 418
Posted By mdk777
On the PCB. ;) Seriously, you don't want to...

On the PCB. ;)

Seriously, you don't want to take a PSU apart unless you know what you are doing.

What are you running?

Perhaps 550 watt is enough?:D
Forum: PC Power Supply Discussion 4 Weeks Ago
Replies: 3
Views: 171
Posted By mdk777
Neither. You can afford $1400 on graphics...

Neither.

You can afford $1400 on graphics cards, but only want to spend $60 to power them?

Spend the extra $100 and get one of the best.:D

= lower electricity cost to run
= lower temps. in...
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