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Introducing picoPSU-60-WI, world's tiniest 6-26V input DC-DC ATX power supply unit

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Compact design, less cables. The picoPSU-60-WI is the smallest snap-in 6-26V ATX dc-dc power supply. The picoPSU is compatible with an entire range of mini-itx motherboards as well as regular boards. The picoPSU-60-WI provides a cool, silent 60 Watts/ 80 Watt peak of power for small PC designs using a single 6-26V power source.



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Not impressed...

This PSU isn't even up to code as it uses 20-pin connector. Sure, it's not going to be a product widely purchased by everyone.. but it is important to keep with the times. lol

All in all, a nifty little PSU.
 
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ChaoticBlankness said:
This PSU isn't even up to code as it uses 20-pin connector. Sure, it's not going to be a product widely purchased by everyone.. but it is important to keep with the times. lol

All in all, a nifty little PSU.
Just cause it's compatable with 24 pin mobos dosen't mean it can power anything more than the lowest-end desktop CPUs....


I've got the 120 Watt version, and for what it does, it's a wonder! Almost no heat, low power consumption (great when running off batteries), and tiny, sticks up less than an inch from the top of the mobo's PSU connector.

They're a little pricey, but are must-haves for mini-ITX boards.


....Hmmmm.... One of AMD's new 35 Watt TDP processors and a passive gpu... you may be able to get by with the 120 Watt version in a real HTPC computer, as long as you don't need more than a couple rotating drives ;)
 

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Doesnt this have to have an external power brick also?
 
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DaJMasta said:
Just cause it's compatable with 24 pin mobos dosen't mean it can power anything more than the lowest-end desktop CPUs....
I was just teasing man... lol It's ok, and I do find it to be cool.

Shame there isn't more VIA mini C7's around. One of these could be useful.
 

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Doesnt this have to have an external power brick also?
If you want to plug it into the wall, yes.
 
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Hi Poge,
yes it does need a 12V power brick or 12V dc source (car battery). I use a 200 watt version in my Lego comp and its barely bigger than a stick of memory.

If you take the time to really see how much power stuff draws you will be suprised. You could use the 200 watt one to power a full size desktop with a 7600GS.

They almost produce NO heat as well.
 

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Hello All,

I am interested in purchasing picopsu for my pesonnal computer. However I am not able to find any distributer or seler in India. Can someone please help me? A picopsu-60wi would be ideal, but a picopsu-90 or picopsu-120 woill also serve the purpose.