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Modular cable management.
Powerful single 12V rail.
80Plus Bronze certified.
High manufacturing quality.
Lack of quad SLI supportability.
Would be great to see the 80PLUS certification kicked up a level.
Load noise levels could still use some improvement.
Loose voltage regulation at 3.3V.
Mediocre performance at CL tests.
Only two PCIe connectors and three peripheral connectors.
Noisy fan at high loads & ambient.
Only one cable with three connectors for peripheral power connectors.
By Pureoverclock on May 04, 2012
The PC Power & Cooling MK III Silencer 600W is a power supply that delivers solid features and performance and does it in an utterly sleek and unique aesthetic. From a performance standpoint, it has excellent voltage regulation and noise suppression,...
By Hardware Bistro on April 07, 2012
Over the last 25 years, PC Power & Cooling has produced many innovative products including: the first CPU cooler, the first PC heat alarm, the first independently-regulated PC power supply, the first redundant power system, the first...
By VR-Zone on February 22, 2012
Quality (30% of the total score) Ever since their founding, PC Power & Cooling has been a company traditionally committed to high quality and the Silencer Mk III 600W power supply is a worthy continuer of the company’s reputation. The company...
By APH Networks on January 26, 2012
Stealth and sneak is the way to be, as a sniper sits behind a nearby tree. Oh the many things he may yet to see, but only one target is the key. Seasons come and seasons go, but the time came when the ground is covered with snow. PC Power & Cooling...
By DreamWare Computers on December 31, 2011
PC Power & Cooling's 'Silencer' name is no unfamiliar term to us - it wasn't even a year ago when their Silencer MKII crossed through our test bed. The Silencer MKII was a well built power supply which offered a great warranty, high...
By Guru of 3D on December 19, 2011
Final Words & Conclusion The Mk III series from PC Power & Cooling delivers as promised good stability and comes with a modular design. Next to that the traditional single 12 Volts rail has been preserved and granted, it comes with much improved...
By Real World Labs on December 15, 2011
I've never actually used or tested a PC Power & Cooling power supply unit which was less than excellent so i don't really have bad things to say about them. Granted since OCZ took over they may have focused more in manufacturing units under...
By Kitguru.net on November 22, 2011
PC Power & Cooling have earned one of the most respected reputations in the power supply sector for releasing a steady stream of quality designs throughout the last decade. In 2007, OCZ Technologies acquired the company, taking them into the fold...
By techPowerUp! on November 21, 2011
At the time of the review the PC P&C MK3S600 was sold for $69.99 after a $20 mail in rebate on Newegg. Such a price is very good for a modular 600W unit of this performance which is manufactured by Seasonic and uses quality components like Japan caps....
By Hardware Secrets on November 17, 2011
The new PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 600 W is a very good unit, with efficiency between 81.4% and 86.3%, voltages closer to their nominal values than necessary (three percent voltage regulation), and extremely low noise and ripple levels. The...
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