It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
FSP Epsilon 80Plus 600W FSP Epsilon 80Plus 600W
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

FSP Epsilon 80Plus 600W
Thread Tools
Old 6th August 2008, 10:46   #1
jmke's Avatar
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 79,006
jmke has disabled reputation
Default FSP Epsilon 80Plus 600W

As expected, the build quality of this unit is excellent. There is literally nothing to complain about. The Epsilon 80Plus 600W is a good power supply, but there's very little in the way of marketing. Unfortunately, that's typical of larger companies like FSP Group. Smaller companies like Corsair, OCZ, and be quiet! provide similar quality but have huge marketing departments. They tend to know much more about the specific markets than the actual manufacturers.

We see this lack of market knowledge when we look at the connectors of this unit. It comes with 24-pin, 4-pin ATX12V, and 4/8-pin EPS12V connectors, which is fine for the rated output. Six Molex and six SATA connectors are the minimum we would expect, and for a 600W power supply it might even be enough. The two PEG connectors are the bigger concern, as that would make this power supply under-equipped for anyone looking to run two 9800 GTX cards in SLI, or two HD 4870 cards in CrossFire. Then again, SLI/CrossFire certification for the higher-end GPUs requires a higher rating anyway. As it stands, this power supply will be fine for single graphics cards configurations, including cards like the 3870X2 and 9800GX2, or dual-cards like the 8800 GT and HD 4850 that only require a single PEG connector.
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
FSP Group Releases Bluestorm Series, 80Plus Bronze jmke WebNews 0 27th January 2010 09:50
FSP Everest 80Plus 400W PSU review jmke WebNews 0 22nd September 2009 11:17
FSP Everest 80Plus 600W PSU Review jmke WebNews 0 16th September 2009 07:52
FSP Everest 80Plus 800W PSU jmke WebNews 0 6th September 2009 09:45
FSP Epsilon 600W PSU Review jmke WebNews 0 30th December 2008 10:55
FSP Epsilon 700 (FX700-GLN) 700W PSU Review jmke WebNews 0 4th October 2007 16:42
FSP Announces Epsilon High Wattage PSU Series and BoosterX 5 jmke WebNews 0 12th February 2007 23:33
FSP FX700-GLN Epsilon & Thermaltake Toughpower 650 jmke WebNews 0 2nd December 2006 00:03
FSP Epsilon 700w ATX PSU jmke WebNews 0 4th July 2006 13:25
FSP Epsilon FSP700-80GL Spy Shots: 700Watt PSU jmke WebNews 0 24th October 2005 00:29

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 06:56.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO