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Corsair Launches 1200W, 850W and 750W Professional Series Gold PSUs

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Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the new Professional Series Gold AX1200, AX850 and AX750 fully-modular power supply units, with 80 PLUS GOLD certification.

The Professional Series Gold range of power supplies have been designed from the ground-up by Corsair’s engineers to be the highest-performing and most technologically-advanced PSUs on the market. Built utilizing server-grade power train architectures designed for mission-critical levels of voltage stability and reliability, Professional Series Gold power supplies deliver previously unheard-of levels of performance.

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80+ gold? nice!


looks like a new favourite is entering the field for PSU's
 
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nice corsair..

another top of the line PSU from corsair!
 
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I like the looks of these PSU's. May actually get that 750 when i build a new computer; be more than enough power for my needs.
 
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#5
niccccce,
so these ones will actually be manufactured by corsair and not another rebrand?
80+ Gold, is.. well, gold. but I think fan noise and voltage ripple will be top class as well
All we need to hope for is reasonable price :roll:
 
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the corsair HX750/850 are both gold although corsair labels them silver! Both psu`s reach 90% at 50% load so they pass easly http://www.80plus.org/manu/psu/psu_detail.aspx?id=25&type=2 The only difference i see on the newer gold psu`s is that they are fully modular with no hard wired cables!
 

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Another set of psus that I can't wait to see Oklahoma get his hands on.
 
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so these ones will actually be manufactured by corsair and not another rebrand?
AX750/850 are Seasonic X series tweaked and AX1200 is unknown (for now). Linkie.
 
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the corsair HX750/850 are both gold although corsair labels them silver! Both psu`s reach 90% at 50% load so they pass easly http://www.80plus.org/manu/psu/psu_detail.aspx?id=25&type=2 The only difference i see on the newer gold psu`s is that they are fully modular with no hard wired cables!
I think the reason its rated silver is because there were some sample variance that can fall just short of the "gold" standard.
oh and also i think the HX750/850 are made by CWT instead of seasonic. which means they got louder fan noise...

AX750/850 are Seasonic X series tweaked and AX1200 is unknown (for now). Linkie.
seasonic? even better :toast:

(seasonic fanboyism :roll:)
 
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Here's to hoping for a 650W version! :rockout:
 
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After buying my TX750 I would a Corsair PSU any day
 

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AX750/850 are Seasonic X series tweaked and AX1200 is unknown (for now). Linkie.
Oooh. I am very anxious to see what the new Seasonic platforms have to offer.
 

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Nice set of PSUs! Time to switch out my tough power to get one of these babies :D
 
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Usually Corsair PSUs are best buy so let's wait and see. :)
 

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I'm more interested in their new GS-series as I can't afford this AX
 
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Wow these looks heaps nice, not like I need one though, but gimme that 1200W :D:D:D
 
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I have a feeling that the 1200 will go for $349.. Just a gut thought since the HX1000 was what, $289 at launch?

Man, that 1200 looks so good in the Corsair 600t.
 
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100% modular, 1st of its kind?
There's been others before this. Silverstones done it for years now. Strider series and DA. Plus others have.
 
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Ultra holds the patent for the 100% modular power supply design, they had products on the market for years that implement that design, like their current series, the Ultra X4.

I hope the AX1200 is a Delta design, they do flawless work. The PWM fan is an interesting addition and should make fan swaps easy. Corsair claims they have the best components available, but they keep implementing YL fans in their designs, there are far better fans outthere. The biggest complains about their PSUs is the fan assembly. YL are not bad fans, there's just a high margin of error in their quality control.
 

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There's been others before this. Silverstones done it for years now. Strider series and DA. Plus others have.
And Seasonic's own X-Series...
 
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The 1200W model should have an MSRP of $299 ;)