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SilverStone Strider 1300W Titanium Power Supply Review

01/17/2018 - 12:05

Introduction [inline:files/review/2017-12-28/2-Banner.jpg] SilverStone’s Strider Titanium Series is designed for PC enthusiasts who are looking for a very high efficiency power supply, meeting the top-tier 80 Plus Titanium certification. Starting...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

12/28/2017 - 13:41

Overall, the SilverStone Strider Titanium Series 1300W power supply produced very good results during our testing, except for one notable issue. We found the efficiency of the power supply to be outstanding and easily meets the rigorous 80 Plus Titanium...

Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

12/28/2017 - 13:35


DC Load Regulation and AC Ripple

12/28/2017 - 13:24

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

12/28/2017 - 13:20

[inline:files/review/2017-12-28/10-Back.jpg] The SilverStone Titanium Series 1300W power supply enclosure is painted with a black hammer-tone finish and trimmed with a nameplate. The chassis measures 180mm (7.1”) deep.  The back panel includes...

Specifications and Packaging

12/28/2017 - 13:15

Specifications The SilverStone Titanium Series 1300W power supply is rated for a combined, continuous output power of 1300 watts at 50°C (1400W peak). The PSU incorporates a single +12V rail that can deliver up to 108A (1296W)!  The PSU includes...

Seasonic PRIME Ultra 850W Titanium Power Supply

12/26/2017 - 16:46

Introduction                   [inline:files/review/2017-12-02/2-Banner-Ultra.jpg] Sea Sonic Electronics Co., Ltd has been designing and building PC power supplies since 1981 and they...

Cooler Master MasterWatt 550W Power Supply Review

12/03/2017 - 13:05

Introduction [inline:files/review/2017-11-11/2-Front-diag-cables.jpg] Cooler Master recently updated the MasterWatt Series, which now includes four new MasterWatt power supplies ranging in output capacity from 450W up to 750W. All four power supplies...

Final Thoughts and Conclusions

12/02/2017 - 12:33

Seasonic’s PRIME Series continues to impress us and the new PRIME Ultra 850W Titanium power supply just confirms that thanks to its outstanding performance and features. By adding Ultra to the PRIME Titanium Series name, Seasonic is differentiating...

Efficiency, Differential Temperature and Noise

12/02/2017 - 12:25