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Seasonic Platinum 1000W 80 PLUS Platinum Power Supply Review - Inside the Box

We take a look at Seasonic's highest wattage Platinum rated power supply and get some surprising results.

| 80 PLUS Platinum PSUs in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Dec 20, 2012 9:03 am
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: Seasonic

Inside the Box

 

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Opening the box, we find that the power supply is surrounded in its entirety with a half inch of foam padding.

 

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The top is a blank slate for the Seasonic Platinum 1000W power supply.

 

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The reason the top is because the I/O specification label resides on one side of the power supply.

 

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The other side features the Seasonic Platinum logo.

 

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As you would expect, all the modular connectors are on the front of the unit. Three is also a switch present to tell the fan to always run or only turn on after the unit reaches 50% load.

 

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Looking at the back, we find the standard honeycomb mesh grill along with the AC input and on/off rocker switch.

 

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Seasonic uses a honeycomb mush grill to cover the 120mm Sanyo Denki fan cooling the power supply.

 

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All cables are fully sleeved with nylon mesh.

 

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Also included are the user manual, AC input cord, 10 cable ties, three Velcro cable ties, mini screwdriver, case badge and mounting screws.

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