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by Rehto
Sun Jul 19, 2009 7:14 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Upcoming Reviews & Articles
Replies: 193
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I'm also eagerly waiting for the review of Antec's CP-850... OTOH I'm not going to buy it until in the autumn so I can wait too :D
by Rehto
Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:40 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Corsair HX850W: Is it really silent?
Replies: 2
Views: 2707

Corsair HX850W: Is it really silent?

I googled HX850W and found a HardOCP review of it which does talk about noise (or the lack thereof). I'm not going to build a 'puter that would go to 75-80% load. I used an online calculator to get a rough estimate of the load and I got 420W (gonna have two Asus GTX 260s and a Phenom II X4 810.) I j...
by Rehto
Thu Jul 31, 2008 2:39 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: 4870 cooler advice.
Replies: 21
Views: 11871

Accelero S1 in passive wasn't enough so I ziptied a 120mm noctua fan on top of the thing. Temps are now 45 idle 55 under heavy load; cool enough for me. The only thing that's negative is that the S1 blocks the CrossFire connectors :( but I'd need a new PSU for that anyways, or is 520W enough?