OCZ ProXstream 1000W PSU Review

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1000 watts of power

Extreme gamers and hardware enthusiasts are demanding more power from their machines. Quad-core CPUs and multi-GPU setups make for extreme gaming (and extreme heat), and require a solid power supply that can deliver near-nuclear energy for today’s demanding number-crunchers.

There are several 1000 Watt power supply units available today to meet the growing need for this extreme hardware. As Uncle Ben said, “with great power comes great responsibility”, so you should only trust your expensive components to quality name-brand power supplies. One of the best values you can get today comes from OCZ’s ProXstream 1000W power supply, which is one of the most inexpensive Kilowatt units you can buy today, but has the quality innards that let you sleep well at night.

The Multi-GPU Ready ProXStream 1000 Watt power supply is designed specifically for the most demanding computing environments of PC enthusiasts, high-end system builders, and die-hard gamers. With today’s top-of-the-line graphics cards consuming large amounts of energy, the ProXStream supplies stable and reliable power to quad-GPU platforms, as well as all your systems vital components.

The new OCZ ProXStream 1000W PSU utilizes a powerful, server-class core and merges it with an unparalleled compact form factor to accommodate virtually all computer cases, a requisite for today’s enthusiasts and system-builders.

The most powerful and compact PSU comes backed with an industry-leading warranty, and OCZ offers an exclusive 3 year PowerSwap warranty program for unsurpassed peace of mind.

Description
The Multi-GPU Ready ProXStream 1000 Watt power supply is designed specifically for the most demanding computing environments of PC enthusiasts, high-end system builders, and die-hard gamers. With today’s top-of-the-line graphics cards consuming large amounts of energy, the ProXStream supplies stable and reliable power to quad-GPU platforms, as well as all your systems vital components.


The new OCZ ProXStream 1000W PSU utilizes a powerful, server-class core and merges it with an unparalleled compact form factor to accommodate virtually all computer cases, a requisite for today’s enthusiasts and system-builders.

The most powerful and compact PSU comes backed with an industry-leading warranty, and OCZ offers an exclusive 3 year PowerSwap warranty program for unsurpassed peace of mind.

Specifications

  • 1000W Configuration
  • Dimensions: 150 x 140 x 86mm
  • 3 year warranty backed by OCZ’s exclusive PowerSwap™ replacement program. No more endless return-for-repair loops!
  • Internal 80mm fan
  • 4 Channel 12V Output provides stable electric power to computer components
  • 4 Channel PCI-E connectors
  • Dual CPU support: provides 8-pin 12V dual CPU support with stable voltage
  • 20+4 pin: compatible with all motherboards available on the market
  • 4pin & 8pin: accords with the requirements of CPU in ATX or EPS 12V V2.91 systems
  • Active PFC: enhances utilization of energy
  • Over Voltage and current protection: A complete protection circuit is implemented, protecting every component in your system.
  • Environmental protection specifications: accords with WEEE & RoHS by Europe
  • 115Vac 60Hz / 230Vac 50Hz
  • +3.3V(28A), +5V(30A), +12V1(20A), +12V2(20A), +12V3(20A), +12V4(20A)