Antec High Current Gamer HCG-520W 520W

  • Antec High Current Gamer HCG-520W 520W
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Pros:

  • Good price/performance ratio, Tight voltage regulation at 12V, Handled full power at over 50°C operating temperature, Good performance in Advanced Transient Response and Turn on Transient Tests, Silent fan

Cons:

  • Loose voltage regulation on the minor rails (5V & 3.3V), 12V and 5V exceeded ATX voltage regulation limits at Crossload 1 test

Expert reviews and ratings

By X-bit Labs on -

The PSUs have split up into three winners and three losers according to the results of my tests. Of course, the first group is the most interesting one. It includes the Antec High Current Gamer HCG-520, Enhance ATX-0240GA and Thermaltake Litepower...

By Hardware Secrets on -

The Antec High Current Gamer 520 W is a terrific option for the user who is looking for an affordable high-quality power supply. It can really deliver its labeled power at high temperatures, its voltages are closer to their nominal values than...

By techPowerUp! on 84

The HCG-520 managed to exhibit a fairly good performance in almost all of our tests. The PSU's outdated, but cheap to implemented, group regulated design holds it back in our CL1 test and general voltage regulation on the minor rails was on the...

By AnandTech on -

Antes seems content to continue releasing non-modular products, and like the larger HCG-750, the HCG-520 comes with 80 Plus Bronze certification. We have already tested the 750W version, so it will be interesting to compare the two units and see...

International Review By hdblog.it on -

Come già anticipato nel corso della recensione, l’High Current Gamer è un prodotto che nasce per quella fascia di utenza che non ha budget elevati per l’acquisto della propria PSU; per questo motivo per esempio non possiamo...

International Review By Clube do Hardware on -

A Antec High Current Gamer 520 W é uma excelente opção para usuários que estejam procurando por uma fonte de alimentação boa e de preço acessível. Ela pode realmente fornecer sua potência rotulada em altas...

International Review By Planet 3DNow! on -

Das Antec HCG mit 520 W Leistung ist ein moderat leises PC-Netzteil mit einer ausgezeichneten Spannungsqualität. Die Spannungsregulation ist zufriedenstellend. Die Angabe, dass ausschließlich japanische Kondensatoren verwendet werden, ist...

International Review By Technic3D on 91

Das Antec Netzteil High Current Gamer 520W mit der Modellnummer "HCG-520" bietet genau wie das Netzteil "TP-550W" aus der True Power Serie alles was ein modernes Netzteil benötigt, allerdings ohne Kabelmanagement, 30 Watt Ausgangsleistung weniger...