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The worst that ever happened to me was a firecracker-like snap from a resistor that blew out. I suppose I should wait for the replacement PSU to arrive.. Smartazz Diamond Member Joined: Dec 29, 2005 Messages: 6,128 Likes Received: 0 I just told my brother to watch what happens when you use a cheap powersupply with a high end AsRock said: ↑ That's why your better leaving shit on 27\7 as it avoids the surge when you do turn things on. http://macland.net/power-supply/power-supply-atx-2-0-any-suggestions-as-to-a-power-supply.php

No, create an account now. Difference between a quality PSU and a cheap generic one In PSUs you definitely get what you pay for. cringey name for first build.3 · 14 comments Is overclocking Really worth it?5 · 9 comments First build in 10 years, $700 to spend3 · 9 comments Newbie here, requesting some helpThis is an archived post. Hardly what I'd call an explosion though. #17 Jeff7, Jul 18, 2006 fire400 Diamond Member Joined: Nov 21, 2005 Messages: 5,059 Likes Received: 1 could cause a fire?

Psu Blowing Up

I just want to know if I pick one or the other how much will it affect me. Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology BWindows 7 Ultimate 64-bitMonitorKeyboardPowerCaseASUS VE258QEnermax AcryluxSeaSonic M12II 520WLian Li Q11A Mini ITXMousezowie EC1 WhiteView all hide details Reply post #5 of 41 3/31/11 at 1:28pm HardheadedMurphy PC No issues with it but I wanted a single 12v rail so I eventually got an EVGA 1200.

  • I'd verify with a multimeter or scope and RMA.
  • Whether it took something with it or not partly depends on what blew and how it went.
  • my power supply is still okay?
  • Your build is a good mid/high end build, so you cant get a low end PSU.
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  • cheeyc said: ↑ This is not cheap at all, it cost around US100/MYR300, for this money I can get Seasonic 520W or Cooler master GS series, I bought this because it
  • Don't PSU's just sometimes blow?

etc??Figures, the time to return to newegg expired 4 days ago......... small sparks go a long way. But nevertheless - it survived hell I threw it into (2x R9 280X + R9 290 working 24/7 at max load), was one of the cheapest 80Plus Gold units at a Can A Blown Power Supply Damage A Motherboard permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]marshedpotato 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(0 children)Yeah that doesn't seem right.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]C_L_I_C_K 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children)I have a 650W G2. It might affect your RMA (as in they might decline to RMA it if they find out). My Pc specs: Corsair CX500 (well not anymore), Asrock Extreme4 Z97, Intel i5 4690k, Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo, Crucial Ballistix Sport 2x4gb, Mushkin Enhanced 120gb SSD, Western Digital 1tb Blue

PSU XFX 750W Black EditionAnyone able to give me any hope that the rig will power up with the new PSU??

So, I would say it is a 250 micro henry inductor. Psu Popped solved My brand new power supply won't turn on I just took it out the box solved My pc is not recognizing my graphics card I just built it. So we asked a man who lives and breathes power supplies Christoph Katzer to explain what you should look for in a PSU. My specs are intel core i5 skylake 16 gb of ram 600w power supply m solved I just want the phantom power supply for my condenser microphone and i have issue

Corsair Psu Exploded

HAPPY 2011Cog cognitooJan 1, 2011, 3:19 AM Best answer selected by cognitoo. http://apcmag.com/inside-a-psu.htm/ but yeah you blew a capacitor now its leaking across the pcb inside your power supply and will short out soon. Psu Blowing Up As I said some CX series PSU run fine, but it's not uncommon to find an issue whether it's minor or major and I'll keep refusing to recommend them when the Power Supply Popped Smoke May 6, 2014 at 6:31 AM #4 n-ster Joined: Jan 11, 2009 Messages: 9,023 (3.04/day) Thanks Received: 1,473 Location: Montreal, Canada System Specs System Name: Fun waste of money Processor: i7

not really, he bought the cheapest dual 12v rails PSU, it worked. this contact form May sound insignificant, but this would incur more ripple on said line. Hinzufügen Möchtest du dieses Video später noch einmal ansehen? Very nice-looking too. Why Do Power Supplies Explode

Melde dich an, um unangemessene Inhalte zu melden. If it's under warranty just take it back to the shop and let them deal with the RMA. You should know and use proper practices for handling electricity, before working with it; otherwise, your playing with it and playing with your life. have a peek here Likely?

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let him do what he wants. Full CPU load like a Prime95 test might be stable too. #16 dwcal, Jul 18, 2006 Jeff7 Lifer Joined: Jan 4, 2001 Messages: 41,589 Likes Received: 6 Exploding power supply? hunter315Jan 2, 2011, 5:22 AM Dont believe that bit of FUD, the OCP on many Antec PSUs is set to such a level it isnt really protecting you from much more Pcpartpicker permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]PoetheProgrammer 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(0 children) 440 case.

And it's not a bias or personal opinion but actual numbers. Anyway I hope everything goes well for you mate. It is a new solved Just got a new RX-380K PC power supply. http://macland.net/power-supply/power-flashes-when-i-flip-the-power-supply-switch.php by maverickvii › JH Audio JH3X Pro by Chipp › Cryorig R1 Ultimate CR-R1A Dual Tower CPU Heatsink with 2xXF140 fans by AyyMD › Thermaltake PS-SPR-0850FPCBUS-R Smart Pro RGB 850W Zero

cognitooDec 28, 2010, 10:27 PM For anyone who is interested, my replacement PSU from Newegg will arrive 1/3/11 .. Wird geladen... Learn more You're viewing YouTube in German. cognitooDec 13, 2010, 7:44 AM The specs of the computer are in my opening post...

Before you buy a PSU - what to look for Selecting a PSU that's right for your PC is not as straightforward as it seems. In terms of data, the latter is much worse. Just installed my second 6870 and I'm priming and running FurMark. This is the closest photo I can get...it look like some glass debris inside the tubing.

Schließen Weitere Informationen View this message in English Du siehst YouTube auf Deutsch. How to explode a power supply - and understand what's inside it! Obviously it's a 140mm radiator/fan compared to 120mm but it handles my overclocked CPU without problem even on "silent... No fireworks.Click to expand...

All rights reserved. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]kenzakan 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(0 children)Probably change your PSU to something more reliable. Very curious to know how that PSU exploded. May 6, 2014 at 1:32 PM #23 Bo$$ Lab Extraordinaire Joined: May 7, 2009 Messages: 5,604 (1.97/day) Thanks Received: 957 Location: London, UK System Specs System Name: Desktop | Server Processor:

Bang! A PSU is one of the last parts that a lot of people add to their builds and by that time, the bill is already in the hundreds, if not above I actually have a very basic CX PSU right now.