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Corsair Launches TX950W High Performance Power Supply

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Corsair, a worldwide leader in high performance memory and computer products, today announced the launch of the Corsair TX950W power supply unit (PSU), the latest addition to the award-winning TX-series of high-quality PSUs.

The TX950W has been designed to meet the demanding requirements of PC enthusiasts, creative professionals and gamers. The TX950W is built using industrial-grade components to ensure clean and stable voltages, and has been qualified to operate at 100% load at an ambient temperature of 50°C for unmatched reliability.

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950 W in a 350 W enclosure, that's great !
 
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^ I thought so too, then saw "extra-long cables" and no mention of it being modular.

It's otherwise a pretty tight PSU.
 
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^ I thought so too, then saw "extra-long cables" and no mention of it being modular.

It's otherwise a pretty tight PSU.
Corsair's TX series isn't modular only their HX series. I don't really see that as a negative when you're not paying for the modular cables.
 
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O I C. Well, kudos to Corsair then, having series that 'mean' something (unlike some other companies...).
 

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Interesting, is this also a CWT built supply?
 

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Their power supplies are awesome. I have the TX650 and can't point anything wrong with it. Well, except... the fact that I have so many cables and connectors that I don't know what to do with them :laugh:

Seriously, if you have a small case you better spend more and get a modular instead. But if you can arrange the cables and hide them somewhere you'll love it! :toast:
 
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This makes my tx750 feel puny
 

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Id like to see an HX 950, but the price on the 750 and 850 is a bit high as it is. Looks very nice. I love my TX 650.
 
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Oh this is stinkin sweet. Longer than average PSU's are the pits. Here's another new one from them. It's their only 80+ Bronze and it's modular and cheaper than the Modular 620W.


TX750W - $120
TX850W - $140
TX950W - $160
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Looks awesome! But I am guessing that this is not based off of the CWT PSH design? JonnyGURU and [H]ard|OCP said that CWT was reaching the limits of the PSH design with the TX850, and I don't remember the efficiency being this high
 
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Looks awesome! But I am guessing that this is not based off of the CWT PSH design? JonnyGURU and [H]ard|OCP said that CWT was reaching the limits of the PSH design with the TX850, and I don't remember the efficiency being this high
Redbeard confirmed on the JonnyGURU forums that it's based on the DSG platform...same as the HX750/850 except with slightly cheaper components to bring down the costs which unfortunately also lowers the efficiency a bit.

http://www.jonnyguru.com/forums/showthread.php?t=6026&page=14
 
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Corsair TX series are really impressive :)
 

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Think this could run 3x 275's and a i7 @ 4.2Ghz? :D :D

I'm thinking it can.
 

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Think this could run 3x 275's and a i7 @ 4.2Ghz? :D :D

I'm thinking it can.
I'll say so :laugh: Most likely it could even run 3xGTX295 and an OCed i7/i9
 
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Do they think I'm made of money? Should have just released this instead of the 850!
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Well it should be good probs base on the same design as my HX 850.
 
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O I C. Well, kudos to Corsair then, having series that 'mean' something (unlike some other companies...).
Thats very true. I've liked that about Corsair memory series as well.
I think the TX is more of a work series and the HX is more of a modder series.
Oh this is stinkin sweet. Longer than average PSU's are the pits. Here's another new one from them. It's their only 80+ Bronze and it's modular and cheaper than the Modular 620W.


TX750W - $120
TX850W - $140
TX950W - $160
:D
And thats without the sales newegg always has them on. I picked up my TX650 for $85 and my TX750 a couple of years ago for a little over $90. I still love them both.