SLCentral - Your logical choice for computing and technology
Latest Deals   
Various options regarding this article
Discuss This Article
Print This Article

Navigation
  • Home
  • Search
  • Forums
  • Hardware
  • Games
  • Tech News
  • Deals
  • Prices
  • A Guru's World
  • CPU/Memory Watch
  • Site Info
  • Latest News
    Corsair TX750W Power Supply Unit Review
    Businesses For Sale
    Shure E530PTH Earphones Review
    Guide to HDTVs
    Cheap Web Hosting
    >> Read More
    Latest Reviews
    Corsair TX750W Power Supply Unit - 4-/-0/2008
    Shure E530PTH Earphones - 9-/-0/2007
    Suunto T6 Wrist Top Computer - 1-/-0/2007
    Suunto X9i Wristwatch - 9-/-0/2006
    Shure E3g Earphones - 5-/-0/2006
    >> Read More
    SL Newsletter
    Recieve bi-weekly updates on news, new articles, and more


    Thermaltake W0021 Purepower Butterfly 480W PSU
    Author: JonnyGuru
    Date Posted:20/03/2005 13:19.25
    SLRating: SLRating: 6.5/10
    Bottom Line: The Thermaltake W0021 Purepower 480W Butterfly looked promising with its lights, the window and the multicolored cables until it blew up.....

    Find the lowest price for this product
    Pages: 1 2 3 4 5
    Discuss This Article


    Opinion

    What's my opinion about what the outcome will be?

    I'm not too confident that this power supply will pass test one or three, since test one takes the 12V to 20A and test three up to 30A.  As usual, I'm willing to give it a shot.

    Thermaltake W0021 Zero Load Test One (367W) Test Two (302W) Test Three Full Load
    12V N/A 11.79 12.34 FAIL FAIL
    5V N/A 5.12 5.00 FAIL FAIL
    3.3V N/A 3.41 3.41 FAIL FAIL
    Efficiency N/A 75% 75% FAIL FAIL
    Power Factor N/A .70 .69 FAIL FAIL

    Temperature under load = 28.6C. Temperature after power off =46C.


    Next Go the the next page
    Article Options

    Post/View Comments   Post/View Comments
    Print this article   Print This Article
    Article Navigation

    1. Introduction
    2. Out of the Box
    3. Specifications
    4. Opinion
    5. Results and Conclusions

    If you liked this review, you may like...

    Fortron-Source FSP530-60GNA

    PC Power and Cooling Turbo-Cool 510 Express

    Powmax Demon 580W PSU


    Browse the various sections of the site
    Hardware
    Reviews, Articles, News, All Reviews...
    Gaming
    Reviews, Articles, News...
    Regular Sections
    A Guru's World, CPU/Memory Watch, SLDeals...
    SLBoards
    Forums, Register(Free), Todays Discussions...
    Site Info
    Search, About Us, Advertise...
    Copyright 1998-2007 . All Rights Reserved. Sunday 21st January 2018 02:56 PM Legal | Advertising | Site Info