Spire RocKeteer IV 600W SLI Ready Power Supply Review

Cases & PSU/Power Supplies by Berry @ 2007-01-08

This 600W SLI ready unit from Spire features a low noise 120mm fan and enough power to run the most demanding gamer setup; being sold at a very competitive price of <$70 we find out if it´s up to a Crossfire challenge.

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Introduction - Spire

About Spire

Founded in 1991, Spire is the premier brand for computer thermal solutions. In order to meet the needs of the global market, they have established the production facilities in China, their corporate office in the USA and overseas branches in The Netherlands, U.K., Germany, France, Taiwan, Japan and Brazil. All are strategically located to better work with the customers they serve.

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The purpose built Spire factory and all of the products were approved by CE, UR, CSA, and TUV in 1998. They have gained AMD and VIA approvals along with recognition by International Standard Commission for Quality Assurance in 1999 against ISO-9002 and ISO-9001. (No.Q16437)

With today’s high-speed processors functioning at an unprecedented speed and output, the demand for better and more reliable cooling solutions has become one of the most important issues in the computer industry today. As a premier manufacturer of high quality cooling solutions, they are able to meet the demands of the computer industry by providing competitively priced products, next day delivery and lifetime warranty.

The reliability of their products has earned the loyalty of many well known manufacturers and distributors throughout the world and they have maintained close business ties with international names in the computer industry.

At Spire they continually strive to improve and develop a wide range of thermal products by investing heavily in their quality manufacturing process and Research & Development. Their objective is to provide top quality products for national distributors as well as for ODM and OEM clients. They are always moving forward with new and innovative thermal solutions

In their portfolio you can find:

  • CPU Coolers
  • Computer cases
  • Power supplies
  • Hard drive enclosures
  • Modding accessories
  • System cooling
  • DC-Fans

    Today we here at Madshrimps take a closer look at one of their high end Power Supplies which is SLI ready, rated at 600W it promises to be capable of powering high end setups without too much hassle.
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    Comment from wutske @ 2007/01/09
    there's an image missing on page 4.
    Also do mind spelling and the use of comma's (but hey, I'm not perfect either ). Eg. "OPENING THE POWERSUPPLY, TAMPERING OR MODDIFYING IT VOIDS YOU’RE WARRANTY." does catch your attention (you can't see it, but I just wrote you're attention )
    Comment from jmke @ 2007/01/09
    haha, actually that text in capitals escaped my eye thanks for that, also fixed the broken img on page4.