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PSUs | 16th April 2008
After being impressed by Cooler Master's M1000 1kw unit, we revisit it once more, but this time in 700w format.
PSUs | 8th April 2008
With 80 amps on a single +12v rail, it looks like some PCP&C lovin' may have rubbed off on OCZ's latest EliteXStream PSU.
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Matthew Fogg | 17th July 2007
HIPER´s latest 5th Generation Power Supplies with integrated USB ports and charger port are available throughout Europe.
Derrek Huey | 4th July 2007
Thermaltake has decided to get into the entry-level PSU market with the release of their new Litepower 400W power supply.
Matthew Fogg | 28th June 2007
OCZ Technology Group, today announced the release of the Silencer® 750 Quad CrossFireEEdition under the PC Power & Cooling line.
PSUs | 13th December 2007
Beefcake!! Beefcake!! It may have 1.5kw on tap, but how will the Thermaltake Toughpower perform in the OC3D Labs?
PSUs | 29th November 2007
The original S12 was adored by many for its decent performance and quiet operation. Will the new revision S12II be a suitable successor?
PSUs | 16th October 2007
Coolermaster aren't normally a name we'd associate with high-end PSU's...but all of that is about to change as we review their Real Power Pro 1kw unit.
PSUs | 11th October 2007
We take a look at another of OCZ's high performance power supplies in the form of the sleek 600W StealthXStream.
PSUs | 26th September 2007
Seasonic have always been known for their high-end range of silent PSU's. Will their latest 900w beast - the X900 unit live up to their reputation and our expectations?
PSUs | 28th August 2007
PCP&C are one of the most highly recommended PSU manufacturers, and since their recent partnership with OCZ we've been waiting to see whats next. The wait is over...
PSUs | 2nd August 2007
Today we'll be taking a look at one of the latest 700w PSU's to roll out of the factory doors at Tagan. The TG700-U33 boasts quad rails, silent operation and a good price point, but will it deliver the goods during our tests.
PSUs | 16th May 2007
Just over a week ago we took a look at the impressive Silver Power 600w unit, and guess what - they're back again! But this time with a power supply packing far more punch...
PSUs | 4th May 2007
Rock solid power, sexy looks and silence all at a budget price? Silver Power show it is possible with their Blue Lightning 600w PSU.
PSUs | 2nd March 2007
Today I'll be looking at OCZ's first entry into the 1000w domain with their brand new ProXStream 1kw unit based around a standard ATX sized casing. Will it be any better than the other similarly sized 1kw units we've tested recently? Read on to find out.
PSUs | 22nd February 2007
1000w is a lot of power to squeeze into a standard ATX PSU casing, but somehow NorthQ - a relatively unheard of company, claim to have managed it. Today we take a look at their "Giant Reactor" PSU to see if it can deliver the goods.
PSUs | 5th February 2007
Overclock3D have been given an exclusive chance to take a look at Enermax's latest PSU. Combining the features and stability of the Galaxy along with the size of the Liberty, will this PSU be able to impress?
PSUs | 30th January 2007
Just over 3 months ago we had the oportunity to review Silverstone's upgraded 750w model of their original 600w Strider PSU. Today we're back again to see what their latest 850w model has to offer.
PSUs | 14th December 2006
Having already reviewed a couple of 1000w+ units on the market, it seemed necessary to get hold of one of Enermax's Quad-SLI beasts to put through its paces. Does the Galaxy deserve all the attention it's been getting recently, we find out.
PSUs | 27th November 2006
Corsair have made a brave branch out from the memory market into their own line of PSU's. Today I'll be putting their HX620 through its paces to see if it lives up to Corsairs reputation for high performance components.
PSUs | 24th November 2006
Today I'll be taking a look at a Quad-SLI certified unit from a little known company called Etasis. Will this unit be able to withstand the OC3D PSU testing equipment? We find out..
PSUs | 17th November 2006
OCZ already impressed us a couple of months ago with their 700w GameXStream PSU. Will the 850w version be just as good? Let's find out...
PSUs | 14th November 2006
After being blown away by Zippy Emacs' 600w single railed bad boy, it was time to bite the bullet and put the 850w model on our test bed. How did it perform? Read on to find out...
Jonathan Smith | 12th June 2007
MIT team powers light bulb without wires. Could this be the future - WiTricity?
James Napier | 25th May 2007
In what can only be described as a "great move", OCZ announced this evening that it has acquired Power Supply manufacturer PC Power & Cooling.
Matthew Fogg | 24th May 2007
Tagan releases their new U26 PSU which is aimed at the mid range market. The U26 combinines price and quality into its unique and iconic design.
Matthew Fogg | 17th May 2007
Tagan Technology Co.has announced that its market leading ‘Tagan’ high end power supply units (PSU) has been chosen as the launch partner and main PSU for AMD’s newly announced ATI Radeon.
Matthew Fogg | 24th April 2007
OCZ Technology Announces the Ultra-Quiet StealthXStream 600W, a Best-in-Class, Gamer’s Power Supply.
Matthew Fogg | 30th March 2007
Today we are pleased to present you with an OC3D exclusive - a sneak peak at Tagan's new U88 PSU.
Matthew Fogg | 13th March 2007
OCZ Technology today announced the addition of an 1010W power supply to the GameXStream family.
Mike Reilly | 25th January 2007
Enermax has increased availability of their INFINITI power supply series in order to take advantage of the UK market. Read inside for more info...
Matthew Fogg | 25th January 2007
Silverstone announce the latest PSU from their new OLYMPIA Series - the SST-OP650. Read on to find out more...
Matthew Fogg | 18th January 2007
Silverstone release the ST85F. Read on to find out more...
Matthew Fogg | 16th January 2007
As the masses of power hungry enthusiasts crave more and more power, yet another manufacturer delivers an 1000W PSU. Read about OCZ's variant here...
Matthew Fogg | 8th January 2007
Bethesda released a few content add-ons for their highly praised RPG last year, but 2007 will see the first full expansion pack for The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion. Read on to find out more...
Matthew Fogg | 3rd January 2007
Thermaltake Technology, is launching its new line of Purepower RX Series ultra-low noise power supply.
Matthew Fogg | 1st December 2006
AMD SELECTS PC POWER AND COOLING'S TURBO-COOL 1KW-SR TO POWER AMD QUAD FX PLATFORMS
Matthew Fogg | 24th November 2006
For SilverStone, reaching the 1000 watt milestone is another great opportunity to introduce a new direction for performance enthusiast power supplies. The Olympia OP1000 was built to withstand enormous loading requirements of high-end industrial server PCs at above average temperature of 50°C so its ability is unmatched by ordinary power supplies.
Matthew Fogg | 24th November 2006
Eneco is a development stage company that claims to have invented and patented a "solid state energy conversion/generation chip" that will convert heat directly into electricity or alternatively refrigerate down to -200 degrees celsius when electricity is applied. Interested? Read on to find out more...
James Napier | 8th November 2006
Overclock3D in association with Silverstone are offering every OC3D forum member the chance to win a top-end 750w Strider modular PSU. All you have to do is answer a simple question!
Dave Stevens | 14th October 2006
ThermalTake Release the Toughpower 850W PSU
Matthew Fogg | 6th October 2006
Mushkin Adds New 800Mhz Module To HP Lineup
Steven Brown | 30th August 2006
nVIDIA Certifies 5 Thermaltake PSU
Llwyd Johnson | 16th August 2006
Dell to recall 4 million batteries
Matthew Fogg | 30th June 2006
New enthusiast PSU hits the market
James Napier | 29th April 2006
In this guide i will be showing you how to volt mod the Tagan Easycon PSU. The end result will be higher voltages under load on the +12v rails of the PSU. This guide may also apply to other Tagan models.