Most PCs don't require a massive power supply capable of 750W or more sustained output, and even the 500-550W models can be overkill for many users. Today we'll be looking at he Silverstone Nightjar 520W power supply, a PSU with a moderate power output but a very distinct feature: it's completely fanless. Fanless PSUs aren't a new idea, but advances in technology have taken them from expensive and rather esoteric devices to modern designs that are more reasonable. The Silverstone Nightjar 520W retails for $139.99 including shipping (after rebate), a steep price for a 520W unit even if it is 80Plus Platinum certified, but that's due in large part to its fanless nature. Does it perform well enough to justify such a price? We'll...
Antec sent us the successor to the well regarded Nine Hundred chassis. As one of the largest case manufacturers in the world, many are interested in seeing how...
Christoph Katzer on 2/13/2009
If you're looking for something unusual in terms of case aesthetics and design, Silverstone's Raven might be the type of bird you'd like to find tapping on your chamber door.
Christoph Katzer on 2/6/2009
PC Power & Cooling is one of the oldest names in the power supply business, and one of the major innovators. What goes into making quality power supplies? Our...
Christoph Katzer on 1/23/2009
Thermaltake has launched a new high-end chassis with more features than you can shake a memory stick at... but is less sometimes more?
Christoph Katzer on 1/5/2009
You asked and we delivered: 20 lower wattage power supplies tested and reviewed. Those of you looking for a good PSU for a moderate system need look no further.
Christoph Katzer on 12/31/2008
Seasonic recently launched their new M12D series, designed to compete in the upper echelon of power supplies. Could this be the perfect power supply for your next high-end system?
Christoph Katzer on 11/26/2008
Are you tired of all the 1000W power supplies? If so, Thermaltake's latest TR2 QFan series might have the cure for your extreme wattage blues.
Christoph Katzer on 11/19/2008
Had you ever wondered how much money you actually spend to run your PC each day? Perhaps you want to know how much money you might save by upgrading...
Christoph Katzer on 11/14/2008
Silverstone's new Fortress FT01 is a classy looking chassis that doesn't rely on flash to compete. Find out if this case might make a good home for your next...
Christoph Katzer on 11/10/2008
Enermax has now officially launched their Revolution 85+ power supplies, boasting some of the highest efficiency scores in the market. We are happy to report there's some substance behind...
Christoph Katzer on 11/6/2008
Corsair sent us their second-most powerful PSU, rated at 750W, and we see how it stacks up to the competition.
Christoph Katzer on 10/30/2008
Super Flower is a company that has been around a long time, manufacturing cases and power supplies under their own name as well as for others. We've got their...
Christoph Katzer on 10/16/2008
Antec sent us three of their Fusion cases, which target the HTPC market. Join us for a closer look.
Christoph Katzer on 10/9/2008