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SilverStone Strider Platinum 850W Power Supply Review

09/08/2016 - 15:51

Introduction [inline:files/review/2016-08-18/2-Banner.jpg] SilverStone Technology Inc. continues to focus attention on providing compact power supply solutions. Earlier this year we looked at the SilverStone SX700-LPT, which packed 700 watts into an...

Seasonic PRIME 750W Titanium Power Supply Review

08/19/2016 - 16:56

Introduction and Features          [inline:files/review/2016-08-11/2-Banner-3.jpg] The new Seasonic PRIME 750W Titanium PSU is simply the best power supply we have tested to date. Sea Sonic Electronics Co., Ltd has been...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

08/18/2016 - 10:32

The ST85F-PT power supply is a worthy addition to SilverStone’s Strider Platinum Series lineup, which currently includes four compact models ranging from 550W to 850W and is positioned near the top of their product offerings. One of the Platinum...

Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

08/18/2016 - 10:30


DC Load Regulation and AC Ripple

08/18/2016 - 10:27

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

08/18/2016 - 10:24

[inline:files/review/2016-08-18/10-Back.jpg] The SilverStone Platinum Series 850W power supply enclosure is painted with a satin black finish and trimmed with white logo and nameplate. The compact chassis measures 140mm (5.5”) deep.  The back...

Specifications and Packaging

08/18/2016 - 10:19

Specifications The SilverStone Platinum Series 850W power supply is rated for a combined, continuous output power of 850 watts at 40°C. The PSU incorporates a single +12V rail that can deliver up to 70.9A (850W).  The PSU includes universal AC...

Cooler Master MasterBox 5 Mid-Tower Case Review

08/12/2016 - 09:01

Introduction [inline:files/review/2016-07-27/1b-Banner-3.jpg] Cooler Master has a long standing and well respected reputation for delivering cases, power supplies, cooling products, and peripherals to the PC enthusiast market. They recently added the...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

08/11/2016 - 12:20

[inline:files/review/2016-08-11/31-Banner.jpg] Seasonic’s new PRIME 750W Titanium power supply excelled in every way during our testing. We opened this review by stating that the Prime 750W Titanium is the best power supply we have tested to date....

Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

08/11/2016 - 12:15