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Cooler Master Announces Silent Pro Hybrid Power Supply Series

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Cooler Master, an industry leading chassis, thermal solution, peripheral, and accessory manufacturer, is proud to announce a world’s first in power supply technologies, the Silent Pro Hybrid Series. Equipped with fully modular cables, centralized control of power supply and system fans, a noise-free operation mode, and an included 5.25” drive bay fan controller module, the Silent Pro Hybrid Series becomes the industry benchmark to aspire to.

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Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
 
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Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
Agreed.









Any chance of a review of this product to see if it really is "silent" ?
 
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Agreed.









Any chance of a review of this product to see if it really is "silent" ?
are you doubting the silence of the "135mm Super Silent Hydraulic Bearings power supply fan"? I could understand if it was a 135mm silent fan but this is a Super Silent fan.
 

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My two cents, that fan is silent. Also having the whole thing modular is nice imo cause you don't have wires in your way when installing or moving the psu around. Its not that hard to just plug a cable in.
 

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having a 'hybred' PSU is nothing new.

Zalman had their 'hybred' XT line of PSUs a few years back. good PSUs but rather expensive. I think theyve more or less been discontinued now as google turns up only a handful of retailers when. the wattage only went up to 770w and the currently priced at £132 for that particular model. my Corsair 1050w Pro was a tad more expensive. but i get 280w more for the price i pay
 
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This is sweet.
 
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Way to go cm...your a motherboard and a cpu away from a whole c.m. system
 
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My two cents, that fan is silent. Also having the whole thing modular is nice imo cause you don't have wires in your way when installing or moving the psu around. Its not that hard to just plug a cable in.
Why would they need to make those modular though? Id rather have those hard wired.
 
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$200 seems a bit steep for 850w I think. Can we get a review here so I can see if the extra features justify the extra price? :D Pretty please?
Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
Makes it easier to install.
 
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Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
Also fully modular supply means more chance of short circuit chances. I stay clear of most full modular supplies. :rockout:
 

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Why would they need to make those modular though? Id rather have those hard wired.
If you ever have to RMA a fully modular PSU, all you do is pull the cords and send in the PSU itself- spares you from having to tear apart and redo your cable management (and if you are someone who likes to keep a clean setup, thats at least a few hours saved).

Granted, you would hope that a PSU is solid enough to where you never need to RMA, but even the best PSUs can fail.
 
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but i like this
 
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Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
Have to agree with others - you couldn't be more wrong.

When working in a very "FULL "machine it can be a small miracle to be able to disconnect EVERYTHING when doing maintenance - I have a few Modular PSU with FIXED motherboard cables - and those are the thickest , heaviest and most difficult to work with of all - its a nightmare trying to get them in and out without stripping the PC all together.

I'd personally pay an extra 20$ JUST for the Motherboard link to also be removable.
 
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Got to admit, I do like the exterior styling of Cooler Master PSUs. The Silent Pro Gold series look nice with their simple lettering as does this series.
 

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Have to agree with others - you couldn't be more wrong.

When working in a very "FULL "machine it can be a small miracle to be able to disconnect EVERYTHING when doing maintenance - I have a few Modular PSU with FIXED motherboard cables - and those are the thickest , heaviest and most difficult to work with of all - its a nightmare trying to get them in and out without stripping the PC all together.

I'd personally pay an extra 20$ JUST for the Motherboard link to also be removable.
Not to mention, ease of sleeving....:toast:

Seriously, fully modular PSU's make sleeving and remaking wires a whole bunch easier.
 
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Pretty pointless having the cpu and motherboard connectors modular as every computer will be using those.
Well, you could replace them with a shorter or longer, depending on what size your PC case is? Extra long cable for a Big Tower case, for example, especially most modern PC case place the PSU on the bottom of the case. Nothing wrong with it, although most people probably won't need it.
 
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Seasonic power supplies are "hybrid" in that sense. Their fans stay off until a certain power/temperature limit is reached.
 
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The design around the fan makes it look like an Enermax (or an FSP Aurum) PSU.

Any info about the OEM though? Seasonic? Great Wall? Flextronics? CWT?