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0The perfect HTPC power supply 2020.
Posted 20th Jul 2020 by filed under Misc Hardware
I recently got a new GPU for my HTPC which required a replacemen t power supply as the old one wasn’t suitable for powering a GPU with an 8 pin PCIe power cable.
The HTPC is in use for an average of around 6 hours per day and with electrici ty at 15p/kWh any reduction in power at the wall works out at 33p a year per Watt.
This isn’t a big saving, but if consumption is reduced by several watts the saving can add up.… Read Full Article 80 plus, gold, , .
Pcie 0The search for a storage server PSU
Published 28th Nov 2019 by filed under Misc Hardware
Last updated 2 Dec, 2019.
I recently posted abiout my search for a new storage server case.
My next search involves finding a suitable PSU
It seems in recent years it has got much harder to find the type of hardware I like to use, probably because the fashion has been to go smaller and sleeker which is generally more possible in this era of improved performan ce-per-watt devices.
However, if you have space and you want systems to be cool, quiet.
And efficient then large is still the way to go.… Read Full Article 80 plus
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