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A Detailed Look – From the Outside

02/01/2014 - 12:53

[inline:files/review/2014-02-01/10-Front-diag.jpg] NZXT’s new H440 is a very interesting case. The most obvious difference from standard mid-tower ATX enclosures is the absence of any exposed drive bays on the front of the case. The front panel is...

Specifications and Packaging

02/01/2014 - 12:51


Corsair CS Series Modular 650W Power Supply Review

01/24/2014 - 12:43

[inline:files/review/2014-01-18/2-CS650M-Banner.jpg] Corsair's new CS Series Modular PSUs include four models; the CS450M, CS550M, CS650M and CS750M.  All of the power supplies in the CS Series feature modular cables, high efficiency (80 Plus...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

01/18/2014 - 09:24


Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

01/18/2014 - 09:21


DC Load Regulation and AC Ripple

01/18/2014 - 09:19

DC Output Load Regulation To simulate real world and maximum loading conditions, the Corsair CS650M PSU was connected to the load testers and supplied with a constant 115 VAC.  In this test we are interested in seeing how well a PSU can maintain the...

A Detailed Look

01/18/2014 - 09:16

[inline:files/review/2014-01-18/9-Top-fan.jpg] The Corsair CS650M power supply features a scratch-resistant black matte finish and measures 140mm (5.5”) deep so it should fit in virtually any case. The unit incorporates a single 120mm fan for...

Specifications and Packaging

01/18/2014 - 09:13

Specifications The Corsair CS650M power supply is rated for a combined, continuous output power of up to 650 watts @40°C and includes universal AC line input and active PFC.  The power supply incorporates a single +12V rail, which can supply up...

Seasonic S12G Series 750W Power Supply Review

12/26/2013 - 10:53

[inline:files/review/2013-12-02/2-S12G_Banner_0.jpg] We have been reviewing Seasonic power supplies for over ten years here at PCPerspective and they have never failed to impress us. Seasonic is also one of the few companies that actually builds their...

Be Quiet! Power Zone 1000W Power Supply Review

12/16/2013 - 14:55

[inline:files/review/2013-11-12/2-PowerZone-Banner.jpg] Be Quiet! has been a market leader for PC power supplies in Germany for seven years straight and in 2013 they are continuing to expand their PC power supply lineup into North American markets....