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Thortech Announces Thunderbolt Plus and Thunderbolt 80 Plus Gold Modular PSUs

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THORTECH announces the launch of the all new Thunderbolt & Thunderbolt PLUS Series high efficiency gaming performance power supply. The Thunderbolt PLUS Series is equipped with the patented innovative iPower Meter interactive PSU control panel which allows the user to monitor the actual efficiency, wattage, temperature and control the fan speed mode of the PSU, just to name a few. Thunderbolt & Thunderbolt PLUS Series are 80 Plus Gold and NVIDIA SLI certified, as well as compliance with the latest Intel and AMD CPU.

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Thortech is an affiliate brand of GeIL. It's been making industrial/server PSUs for 15 years now.
 
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Preempting the "I've never heard of them, must be shit." crowd eh?
 
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Thortech is an affiliate brand of GeIL. It's been making industrial/server PSUs for 15 years now.
So they actually make them or do they just design them and get some other company to produce them like Corsair does?
 
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I love the idea of the iPower Meter showing the efficiency, wattage, temperature and fan control.

Fan control is something i would love to have as my corsair HX620 can get pretty toasty but the fan always stays 100% silent, i would love to be able to up the fan speed a little even if it came at the cost of it making a sound for the first time in it's life :laugh:

Thanks for the link, time to do some reading.
 
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Been seeing a lot of 80 plus GOLD PSUs being released.
Hopefully they will become mainstream within two years or so :toast:
 
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About time company's released their PSU's with a display. Wish jonnyguru tried it without the display connected for those who don't have the space for it.

Heatsinks to me seemed a little small but according to Jonn it does well with them.
 

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who's the oem? i think this is one of the questions on everybody's mind :p
 
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Thortech!!!! That's a brandname I can trust!
 
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I have never heard of Thortech, is this a EU brand, it looks impressive, but I wouldn't have clue where I could see one as I would like to get my hands on one, just how I roll with everything I buy.