Monday News Post 5-16-11

Ah we start another week here at ThinkComputers. Make sure you check out our review of the OCZ ZX Series 850W Modular Power Supply. It packed an 80 PLUS Gold certifications, is completely modular and has a 5 year warranty!


“OCZ has recently released its latest power supply offering in the ZX Series of power supplies. These power supplies effectively replace the Z Series power supplies in the Maximum Performance sector and off an 80 PLUS gold certification, a single +12V rail, modular design and an impressive 5 year warranty. 80 PLUS gold certification means this power supply will run 87% efficient at 100% load. 80 PLUS gold is the second highest certification given to power supplies only out-done by the 80 PLUS Platinum certification. Today we will be taking a look at the 850W version of the ZX Series power supply.” Read On…

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