View Single Post
Old 08-26-2010
jonnyGURU's Avatar
jonnyGURU jonnyGURU is offline
Site Founder
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: jonnyGURU forums, of course!
Posts: 14,537
Thanks: 451
Thanked 1,738 Times in 1,075 Posts

True. And normally I'd take another .5 off the score for this, but since this unit is utilizing so many "fresh" ideas in one box, I gave it its point back.

Essentially, take what Andyson had in it's MT8 three years ago... LLC resonant topology, DC to DC on non-primary rails, completely separate +5VSB circuit... do it right, and combine it with using MOSFET's for +12V regulation, put your non-primary DC to DC converters directly on the modular interface and using a +12V relay to switch on/off your inrush current protection and you have what could be the next generation of computer power supply topology.
Rest in peace Mike Clements, aka "Yellowbeard"

Rest in peace Joerg Theissen, aka "GI Joe"
Reply With Quote