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Cooler Master B-Series 500W

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By uk.hardware.info on

AMD is lagging behind a little, but Intel and Nvidia clearly show what the latest trend is: better performance at a lower level of power consumption. As a result, even a 500 watt power supply is more than enough for a PC with a powerful processor and...

By uk.hardware.info on

It's been a while since we did a group test of PC power supplies, so today we'll take a closer look at 19 PSUs in the 500-550 watt segment. While 500 watts might sound low in the ears of most hardware enthusiasts, for the vast majority of PCs it's...

By uk.hardware.info on

Recently when we've tested power supplies we regularly received comments about the fact that we test the efficiency of PSUs beginning at 200 watts. That's because the energy consumption of modern desktop PCs with Ivy Bridge or Haswell processors is...

By uk.hardware.info on

Three manufacturers sent us their new power supplies for the 500/550 watt segment. From Antec we received the VP550F, Cooler Master sent us the 500W B series model and Nexus provided their new NX-5000 V1. We will compare them to 22 other recently...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

40 voedingen en er zijn eigenlijk maar twee eenvoudige conclusies te trekken: 1. laat echt goedkope voedingen links liggen; 2. er worden door de bekende merken eigenlijk geen slechte voedingen gemaakt in dit segment. De modellen van Codegen en MS-Tech...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

Bij de laatste voedingtests die we op Hardware.Info kregen we geregeld de feedback dat wij de efficiëntie van voedingen testen bij verschillende belastingen vanaf 200 watt, maar dat bij moderne systemen gebaseerd op Ivy Bridge of Haswell processors het...

International Review By Hardware.Info on

Drie fabrikanten stuurden ons een nieuwe voeding in het 500/550 watt segment. Van Antec ontvingen we de nieuwe VP550F, Cooler Master stuurde ons het 500W model uit de B-serie en van Nexus hebben we de NX-5000 V1 in deze test zitten. We vergelijken de...