Efficiency in power supplies, is currently on everyone's lips. Often it is but 80 Plus Gold power supply and then swarmed up to 1200 watts of power up waiting the same. Unfortunately, it is rarely the question: Who needs that? What sense does a super-efficient mega high end power supply that is the price so that you never use the surcharge period through energy savings can get out of in. to mention the fact that probably 90% of all PCs currently in use are anyway less than 300 watts consumption.
Quality and efficiency but in small power supplies more scarce. Due to price pressure, is not seldom more invested in packaging and transport, as in the actual product. And we find all too often No Name Stone Age technique with passive PFC and very modest efficiency values. So where are the good small power supplies Just this reflection has been apparently made at Planet3DNow and also with the power supply manufacturer HEC Compucase (Cougar), a quality power supply for bargain hunters placed that big off of Watt spin positioned.
Is dispensed with knick-knacks, colorful painting, exquisite packaging and even unnecessary plug, so the essential qualities to focus on. High quality and efficiency at a low price. The result was a nondescript 300 watt power supply with HEC P3D300 name, but which offers a 80 Plus Bronze certification. The power supply is based on the current Cougar A series or the HEC-300TB-2WX. As these small donors are particularly electricity, shows a view into the current offerings. In the category up to 300 watts can be found exactly these three candidates 80plus Bronze certified.