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All Current Be Quiet! Power Supplies Haswell-ready

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Be Quiet!, market leader with power supplies in Germany for seven consecutive years, confirms that all of it's current PSU models support Intel's fourth generation of Core processors (Codename Haswell). Intel's upcoming Haswell CPUs impose stricter requirements on the power supply regarding energy saving features. To lower the power consumption of current computers even more, the new processors feature new sleep states called C6 and C7. In these states, the processor is nearly shut off completely, bringing down the power consumption close to zero.

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Interesting. So the computer will still be running meaning its not in sleep (S3 state) and still consume very less power?
 

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Interesting. So the computer will still be running meaning its not in sleep (S3 state) and still consume very less power?
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/arti...out-the-CPU-C-States-Power-Saving-Modes/611/6

Basicly the CPU is saved to some memory (that article says it's static RAM with an independant power source, dunno how it works with desktop systems, written to cache or something maybe?) and then it goes back to the state it was in when woken up. It also say it takes longer time than say C3.

I wonder if that is the right C6..
 
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now i can sleep well again ^^

these bequiet are very popular around here in europe as i see them often