Closed RAIDMAX PSU - HOW BAD IS IT Tags: Power Supplies Raidmax Components Last response: September 7, 2012 7:09 AM in Components Share my414 August 31, 2012 5:32:40 AM I just ordered a quick replacement for a generic 400 watt psu inside my system that was making a grinding noise and failing to properly power my pc The psu I just ordered is a RAIDMAX HYBRID 2 RX-730SS Yes I know it has really bad reviews and its bad quality I just need something that can deliver 400 watts of steady power and I liked the blue led fan and low price. I wanted to ask... how bad is it really I have a 5750 1gb and amd phenom ii x6 with a few other basic things Can I use this psu without is blowing up in my face After reading the reviews I was a bit disapointed but I needed a psu fast and well this is what I got... sadly so I would like your feedback please More about : raidmax psu bad amuffin a c 111 ) Power supply August 31, 2012 5:55:24 AM Wouldn't risk it. On a scale of 1-10 it'd be in the negatives. This is what I think when I think raidmax: Score 0 bigcyco1 a c 122 ) Power supply August 31, 2012 6:01:33 AM lol amuffin is right anyway it's Tier 5 - WORST OF THE WORST NOT RECOMMENDED. Replace ASAP if you have one. source: http://www.eggxpert.com/forums/thread/323050.aspx Score 0 Related resources Just how bad is Raidmax? - Forum Is Raidmax really so bad? - Forum Raidmax Rx-730 fan not spinning. Also Please suggest me a new PSU for my new RIG. - Forum What is this Red switch for on my PSU? RAIDMAX RX-730SS - Forum Raidmax 1000W PSU for 69.99 till midnight!! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution DJDeCiBeL a c 76 ) Power supply August 31, 2012 6:03:02 AM No doubt, it's one of the worst of the worst, BUT, at least with that system, you're not really pushing it very hard. Share amuffin a c 111 ) Power supply August 31, 2012 6:03:36 AM It's slowly killing his system. Score 0 DJDeCiBeL a c 76 ) Power supply August 31, 2012 6:07:59 AM amuffin said:It's slowly killing his system. True, but at least it shouldn't literally blow up. (Not that I would put that past it, even under low loads, I suppose, lol). Score 0 my414 September 7, 2012 12:58:51 AM Best answer selected by my414. Score 0 Mousemonkey a b ) Power supply September 7, 2012 7:09:11 AM This topic has been closed by Mousemonkey Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedraidmax power supplies really that bad? Forum SolvedHow to tell if PSU is going bad? Forum SolvedHow can I verify whether my PSU or my GPU is going bad? Forum SolvedIs my raidmax PSU good enough for a gtx 780? Forum SolvedRaidmax PSU Problem Forum SolvedRAIDMAX RX-635AP Should I Avoid Or Keep It (PSU) Forum SolvedOpinion on Raidmax PSU deal Forum SolvedRaidmax RX-730SS PSU for SLI GTX 760 Forum Looking to replace my terribly loud raidmax 530w PSU Forum SolvedHow good or bad a Delta electronics PSU is? Forum SolvedCorsair CX 430 vs Raidmax 500 PC Case Psu Forum SolvedPSU Bundled with CM and Raidmax cases? Forum SolvedRAIDMAX Helios--how to remove the front mesh panel??? Forum How do you install fans in the top of the Raidmax Skyline case? Does the top come off, somehow? Forum budget psu for and case for a <350W (raidmax) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !