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PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 850-Watt 80 PLUS Gold Power Supply Review - Packaging

PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 850-Watt 80 PLUS Gold Power Supply Review
PC Power & Cooling's Silencer MK III series has been missing something for power users. Find out how well the new 850W model fills the void.
| 80 PLUS Gold PSUs in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Feb 6, 2013 9:46 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: PC Power & Cooling

Packaging

 

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As you would expect, the same packaging is used for the new 850W power supply. On the front, we find the 80 PLUS logo has been updated to reflect the Gold rating the new units are rated for.

 

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The left half of the back gives lists of both technical and I/O specifications.

 

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The other half of the back explains more about the dual thermal control system. You can set the fan mode to Silent Mode or Normal Mode. Normal mode ensures that the fan is always running and thermally controlled. Silent mode forces the fan off until the unit reaches 50% load at which it then becomes thermally controlled. This is made easy by the selector switch on the back of the power supply.

 

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One side of the box contains a great list of cables and their length and the other is blank.

 

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Both top and bottom mimic the front of the box.

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