Difference between Gold and Bronze PSU? Tags: Components Last response: May 13, 2014 5:05 PM in Components Share ChanceTheNinja May 13, 2014 5:00:34 PM What's the difference? Also what's the difference between 60hz and 120hz monitors? And finally anyone recommend some beast headsets? Preferably no more than 100 USD More about : difference gold bronze psu Reply to ChanceTheNinja terry4536 May 13, 2014 5:03:56 PM That just refers to the power efficiency rating. This site explains it. http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/143029-empowered-can... Reply to terry4536 m 0 l CTurbo May 13, 2014 5:05:48 PM Gold psus are more efficient than Bronze psus and therefor waste less heat/energy. They also tend to be more reliable. The hz rating on monitors are the refresh rate. 120hz is a lot better. In powerful gaming systems, a 60hz monitor can actually become the bottleneck. Reply to CTurbo m 0 l Ask the community Post an answer Related resources Differences between Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum Certificates? Forum Difference between Gold and Silver PSU Forum SolvedHow does the Bronze/Silver/Gold PSU rating work? Forum SolvedPSU Question: 650W Gold vs 750W Bronze Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between XFX 550w Core Edition and XFX 550W TS Gold? And do they work with GTX 770? Forum Picking a PSU Gold vs. Bronze Certified Forum Gold vs Bronze PSU Forum [PSU] Does Gold/Bronze/etc certification matter? Forum What is the difference between the standard and gold editions of Far Cry 4? Forum Compatibility between PSU CX500 500W 80+ BRONZE and GA-Z87X-UD3H motherboard Forum SolvedWhat is the Difference Between These PSU's? Forum SolvedWhat is the difference between those 2 psu's Forum SolvedHelp me understand 80+ bronze, silver, gold and plat Forum SolvedDifference between connecting fans to Mobo or PSU Forum SolvedDifference between these PSU??? Forum Solved650w gold or 750w bronze Forum Solveddoes having a 80 plus bronze,silver,gold and platinum power supplies help reduce electicity bill? Forum SolvedCooler Master Silent Pro Gold 550w vs SEASONIC S12II-520 520W 80+BRONZE Forum SolvedRosewill Gold or Corsair Bronze? Forum SolvedShould I buy thermaltake toughpower 550 80+ Gold or thermaltake 650 smart 80+ bronze for my system? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !