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DC Load Regulation and AC Ripple

11/10/2016 - 12:34

PSU Testing Methodology Establishing an accurate load is critical to testing and evaluating a PC power supply.  PCPerspective’s power supply test bench can place a precise DC load on the PSU under test.  Each power supply is tested under...

A Detailed Look

11/10/2016 - 12:25

[inline:files/review/2016-11-10/9-Back.jpg] The XFX TS750 power supply enclosure is painted satin black with white lettering all around and features the classic XFX fan grill design. The unit measures 140mm (5.5”) deep. The back panel includes an...

Specifications and Packaging

11/10/2016 - 12:18

Specifications [inline:files/review/2016-11-10/5-Nameplate.jpg] The XFX TS750 power supply is rated for a combined, continuous output power of up to 750 watts at 50°C operating temperature. The PSU incorporates a single +12V rail, which can deliver...

EVGA SuperNOVA 750W G2L Power Supply Review

10/24/2016 - 10:32

Introduction [inline:files/review/2016-10-07/2-G2L-Banner.jpg] EVGA recently introduced two power supplies in the new Supernova G2L Series, the 750W G2L and the 850W G2L. We will be taking a detailed look at the 750 G2L in this review. The Supernova G2L...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

10/22/2016 - 10:57

[inline:files/review/2016-10-22/31-Boxes.jpg] SilverStone recently introduced two new entry level SFX power supplies for small form factor enthusiasts, the ST30SF (V2.0) and the ST45SF (V3.0).  Their most obvious feature is small size, but the power...

Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

10/22/2016 - 10:53

Efficiency

DC Load Regulation and AC Ripple

10/22/2016 - 10:49

Testing Methodology Establishing an accurate load is critical to testing and evaluating a PC power supply.  PCPerspective’s power supply test bench can place a precise DC load on the PSU under test.  Each power supply is tested under...

A Detailed Look

10/22/2016 - 10:43

[inline:files/review/2016-10-22/10-Back.jpg] The SilverStone ST30SF and ST45SF are nearly identical so in this section we will focus our attention on the ST45SF. Later, we will present the test results for both units. The SilverStone ST45SF power supply...

Specifications and Packaging

10/22/2016 - 10:39

Specifications The ST30SF and ST45SF power supplies are rated for a combined, continuous output power of 300 watts and 450 watts respectively at 40°C. Both PSUs incorporate a single +12V rail that can deliver up to 25A/37.5A.  The PSUs include...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

10/07/2016 - 19:23

[inline:files/review/2016-10-07/31-EVGA-Banner.jpg] Last year when we reviewed the original 750W G2 power supply we found it delivered very good performance with minimal noise. Now EVGA has raised the bar with the new G2L Series. Voltage regulation and...