Modular or Non Modular PSU? Tags: New Build Performance Systems Last response: June 23, 2011 7:49 PM in Systems Share newfdizzle June 23, 2011 7:46:35 AM Just wondering if there are any performance differences. I realize that modular is better for cabling, but are there any other advantages? More about : modular modular psu gkay09 June 23, 2011 8:49:01 AM ^ Except for cabling and higher cost of modluar PSUs, there are no significant performance difference between a modular and a non-modular PSU,... m 0 l Outlander_04 June 23, 2011 9:21:27 AM Some people claim modular PSU's theoretically perform marginally worse thanks to an additional connector on every lead . But the difference must be TINY So what gkay said I'd only buy a modular PSU if I had a small case with limited places to stow stray leads . m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dfusco June 23, 2011 7:49:32 PM Only in that with less clutter in the case the modular unit will allow better airflow and lower temps. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it possible to connect a case fan into a non modular psu? Forum Solvedcorsair 430w non modular psu 8 pin connector problem? Forum SolvedQuiet (Silent if possible) Non-Modular PSU Forum SolvedDo modular PSU's come with all the cables that a non/semi modular has? Forum SolvedPSU: Modular gold certified vs. Non-modular Platinum certified? Forum SolvedNon Modular PSU, Can I Hide The Cables? Forum SolvedSeasonic M12ii Modular PSU VS Antec Earthwatts non modular psu Forum Sleeving cables on a non-modular PSU? Forum SolvedPro's & Cons of Modular and Non-Modular PSU. Forum will r9 270x toxic be fit on my bitfenix prodigy M with a non-modular psu? Forum Hiding non modular psu cables? Forum Cable Management with Non-Modular PSU Forum SolvedModular or non modular? corsair psu? Forum Non-Modular PSU cable managment and other questions Forum Is this PSU modular or non-modular? Forum WTS- 4870, A88GMX AM3 880G AMD Mobo, 750 Watt non modular PSU Forum PSU (Modular Vs Non Modular) Forum Modular vs. Non Modular PSU Forum WTB: 500-700W PSU MODULAR/NON-MODULAR/SEMI. ANY WELL KNOWN MAKE! Forum Modular PSU? Or NON-Modular? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !