The same goes for power supplies. A high-wattage PSU is only a means rather than a goal. It is the means to power the PC up. So, a 1000W PSU should not be considered an achievement. It is rather an inevitable evil – nails have become so big these days that you do need a 10kg hammer to hang a picture on the wall.You can check it out over here
A natural question, are such high-wattage PSUs really necessary? If yes, in what particular conditions? To answer that question we measured power consumption of two very advanced PC configurations..
1000W PSU roundup
Posted on Monday, May 07 2007 @ 10:50 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
X-bit Labs compares six 1000W power supplies from Cooler Master, OCZ, PC Power & Cooling, SilverStone, Tagan and Topower in their new roundup: