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Old 07-21-2004, 01:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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is an active PFC worth paying $10 extra for when looking for a PSU?

i was going to get an antec, but they dont have active pfc, so im gonna go with thermaltake
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Old 07-21-2004, 02:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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yea i'd go for that.. i mean the less noise you can have, the better.. i have 4 case fans and a psu without that would only add to the noise in my room, my psu is always silent
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Old 07-21-2004, 02:41 PM   #3 (permalink)
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guess i'll go with the thermaltake fo sho

i heard its the law to have pfc psu in europe or something . . .

but im 7000 miles away from them . . .
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Old 07-21-2004, 07:03 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i'm using fortran 350W (one single fan 120MM at botomonly, and honey comb construction at back).

stable and quiet as death (unless u r putting too much load, and i'm running this my system on it, see urself its stability, as aslo, I had to specialy order it from USA (i'm in UK)
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