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by innuend0
Mon Oct 09, 2006 12:43 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Seasonic SS-300SFD 80 Plus SFX12V power supply
Replies: 43
Views: 29198

It's completely incredible for me, how efficient this power supply is for low power systems !! Most (95%) of the time our computer is in idle state. Why don't manufacturers let us use power supplies that are efficient even the range of 40 to 80 watts ? Is that so complicated ? It seems that this pow...
by innuend0
Sat Apr 08, 2006 4:46 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Desktop CPU Power Survey, April 2006
Replies: 69
Views: 120258

Environmental solution ==> power consumption ==> Activ

Hi mike, I write from France, i'm was one of www.pcsilencieux.com (french website) administrator. (with "Kostik" and others) On page 1 of the article, you say : >> The power and heat issue is relevant to everyone else in a variety of ways: >> * Environmental >> * Performance >> * Financial But you d...
by innuend0
Wed Oct 05, 2005 12:07 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Recommended Hard Drives - a major revision
Replies: 73
Views: 79796

I tested myself a 7k250 of 120GB compared to my samsung SP0812N 80GB with jvc engine and a barracuda IV. The tests were conducted in a completely noiseless environment, at night, and hdd were out of the case, just on a piece of foam. (power supply was fanless) Of course, the barracuda IV was by far ...
by innuend0
Wed Oct 05, 2005 4:11 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Recommended Hard Drives - a major revision
Replies: 73
Views: 79796

Hi everybody !

Hi mike !

I'm co-administrator of http://www.pcsilencieux.com a french website dedicated to computer silencing.

I'm very surprised that you don't include the hitachi 7k250 the favorite on www.pcsilencieux.com , better than the samsung SP line, but vibrating much more, I admit.
by innuend0
Mon Oct 03, 2005 5:44 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Scythe Katana
Replies: 36
Views: 28636

Hi all ! I want to buy this HS, but my mainboard is socket A (with a hot palomino). I want to be able to rotate the HS so that hot air go out of my case, through my 120mm, but I checked and my socket is not well oriented to do that ! As you understand, the scythe cannot be rotated as I want on socke...