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    News - Antec explains: continuous power vs. peak power PSUs

    Antec reckons other brands are being dishonest and misleading customers, so it's on a mission to educate.
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    Re: News - Antec explains: continuous power vs. peak power PSUs

    Hmmmm nice bit of info to have, but without actually telling us what brands don't use a continuous power rating, it's kind of a pointless marketing tool more than anything helpful. Glad to know Corsair rate theirs the same though as that's what I use!
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    Re: News - Antec explains: continuous power vs. peak power PSUs

    Quote Originally Posted by funke_munke View Post
    Hmmmm nice bit of info to have, but without actually telling us what brands don't use a continuous power rating, it's kind of a pointless marketing tool more than anything helpful. Glad to know Corsair rate theirs the same though as that's what I use!
    Since when did marketing have to make sense?

    They won't list the manufacturers that do because it's a long list of reputable names. Go to any etailer like scan and you will be hard pressed to find a supply that doesn't use continuous power rating.
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    Re: News - Antec explains: continuous power vs. peak power PSUs

    Quote Originally Posted by shaithis View Post
    Go to any etailer like scan and you will be hard pressed to find a supply that doesn't use continuous power rating.
    One name - EzCool!

    Their "continuous" rating is as reliable as a person with narcolepsy trying to be a night guard.

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    Re: News - Antec explains: continuous power vs. peak power PSUs

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    Their "continuous" rating is as reliable as a person with narcolepsy trying to be a night guard.
    Nice

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