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Old 05-09-2006, 07:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Difference between modular and non-modular psu's?

Hey, unfortunaltly my psu went on me today and i need to get a new one, i'v been looking about and come across one that aint bad, thing is it says its a non-modular one and its a good price.

Not the best with psu's so wondering what a non-modular psu is, and what the difference is between a non-modular and modular one.


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Old 05-09-2006, 07:15 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The cabling, other than the 12v rail and 20/24 pin mainboard cables, are pluged in to the psu AND NOT FIXED TO IT.

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thanks rico, helps alot
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Old 05-09-2006, 07:44 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Lol my Antec is modular, and I never noticed the name when Ibought it or I probably would of asked this same question lmfao
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Old 05-09-2006, 09:00 PM   #5 (permalink)
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ya i got a modular one and if looks count to you, get modular. There's wayyyy less wires to manage and usually they come sleeved
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