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SilverStone Nightjar NJ520 520W

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9.6

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Based on 6 reviews
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Expert reviews and ratings

By JonnyGuru on 94

Silverstone's latest fanless unit is a fantastic one. It's efficient, it's stable, and it's everything you could ever want in a fanless unit. Now, all Silverstone has to do is get the price down by about ten dollars, and they'll be all set.The...

By techPowerUp! on 91

We would like to thank Silverstone for supplying the review sample. Passive PSUs address the most noise sensitive of you. Their main downside aside from potential coil-whine issues is their increased price compared to conventional PSUs. However, users...

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 eTeknix on

One thing that you learn reviewing power supplies is just how big Seasonic are. Seasonic platforms are used by multiple brands due to their exceptional quality, performance and reliability. Silverstone are one of those brands that use Seasonic platforms....

By HardOCP on

SilverStoneTek is a company best known for its high quality cases but its product lines extend into other components such as cooling, power, fans, storage, and so on. As a company, SilverStone has built up this impressive product repertoire in a very...

By Overclock3D on

The NJ520 is entirely white in colour with honeycomb ventilation on every side. Although the grills do detract a little from aesthetics, they serve a purpose in allowing the internal components airflow to keep cool. We can't take points away from...

By 3dGameMan on

When it comes to fanless power supplies, there's isn't many to choose from. While the SilverStone Nightjar NJ520 is an excellent option and it's 520 watts, which is more than enough power for most quiet builds. It's 80 Plus Platinum with an efficiency of...

By AnandTech on

Overall, the Nightjar NJ520 is a very high quality fanless modular PSU with excellent electrical performance; whether the fanless design is worthy of such a premium price however heavily depends on the budget and priorities of the user. If your priority is noiseless operation combined with great overall performance and quality and you are willing to pay the rather steep price to get what you want, the Nightjar NJ520 will not be a disappointment.

By PCPer on

The SilverStone Nightjar SST-NJ520 fanless power supply occupies a niche market and is targeted towards users who want a silent power supply for use in noise-sensitive areas such as a recording studio or science lab. The NJ520 easily delivered 520W...

International Review By Tweak.dk on 80

Til trods for, at det var lidt besværligt at teste strømforsyningen, så ville jeg sagtens kunne anbefale den til et mediacentersetup. Strømforsyningen har den power, der skal til i sådan et setup, og kablerne er tilpas lange. Det, at den er fuldt...

International Review By Gamezoom.net on 100

Mit dem Nightjar Series 520W liefert SilverStone ein hervorragendes Netzteil für Silent-Fans und Enthusiasten ab. Das lüfterlose Konzept und die hochwertigen Bauteile überzeugen auf der ganzen Linie. Noch mehr Kaufargumente nötig? Kein Problem: Da wären...

International Review By overclockingmadeinfrance.com on 80

Voilà venu la conclusion de cet article. Quels sont les qualités découvertes tout au long de ce test ? Egalement, quels sont les points noir de cette Nightjar 520 Platinum ? Commençons par la partie la plus frappante, son aspect visuel. Dans sa robe...

International Review By zeden.net on

La Nightjar Series NJ520 de SilverStone SilverStone se place dans l'élite concernant les alimentations dans le marché actuel. Aujourd'hui, nous avons reçu dans nos locaux la Nightjar Series NJ520 , qui...

International Review By androidpc.es on

Como podemos ver la fuente SilverStone NightJar NJ520 con una potencia máxima de 520W es un producto de alta calidad, una fuente de alimentación que sin duda tendrá una vida útil muy larga, si nuestra prioridad es el silencio y la eficiencia energética...

International Review By NordicHardware on

Silverstones Nightjar NJ520 är på besök i vårt testlabb och med frestande specifikationer som certifiering för 80 plus platinum och en kapacitet på 520 watt. Allt medan Nightjar samtidigt lyckas med detta utan någon som helst aktiv kylning och gör...

International Review By hardwareluxx.ru on

Nightjar 520W Silverstone – пассивный бесшумный блок питания, который сочетает очень высокую эффективность, отличную производительность и хорошее оснащение. Не зря Seasonic выбрала компанию Silverstone партнёром по производству блоков...

International Review By Hardwareluxx on

Mit dem Nightjar 520W hat SilverStone ein Passiv-Netzteil auf den Markt gebracht, welches neben einer sehr hohen Effizienz und sehr guten Performance auch ein ordentliches Gesamtpaket mitbringt. Betrachtet man die Qualität des Produktes, dann hat sich...

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 ComputerBase on

Das SilverStone Nightjar 520 Watt ist ein gelungenes Passiv-Netzteil. Der Hersteller verwendet für die Nachtschwalbe bekannte Sea-Sonic-Technik ohne nennenswerte Veränderungen und liefert mit dem Nightjar so eine überzeugende Leistung ab. Wirkungsgrad...

International Review By overclockers.ru on

По традиции, начнем с перечисления плюсов и минусов протестированной модели. SilverStone NightJar (SST-NJ520) Плюсы: Надежная упаковка, богатый комплект поставки; Отличные мощностные характеристики (нагрузочная способность линии 12 В почти равна...