The HuntKey Jumper 300G / R90 is a very good value 80+ Gold PSU. For low & medium power 24.7 PCs it may repay its cost in around a year!
This article on PSU efficiency for a modern sandy bridge gaming PC follows on from 3 previous articles, about PSU efficiency for a , a and a .
This is the third installment in a series of articles addressing PSU efficiency. Article one focused on a , article 2 on a . This article will focus on a current real server, and introduces a new PSU — an 80+ platinum model.
Following on from the slight surprise that a new PSU is a poor investment for a low power PC I decided I’d reassure myself that an efficient PSU is a good investment for a typical “enthusiast” PC.
I have a server that operates 24.7. It occurred to me that I may be able to save some money on electricity bills if I could reduce its power consumption. It already has a low power AMD Sempron LE-1100 CPU so the power draw of the system should be quite low, but the PSU is… Read more »