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High Power For Power Users: 13 Power Supplies In The Spotlight

Features & Performance Of All Power Supplies, Continued

ManufacturerVeraxZalmanAntec
ModelST-400 HLPZM400A-APFTrue 480P
Overall rating [points]Good (80.7)Good (84)Good (82.7)
Performance (50 %) [points]83.684.389.4
Ergonomics (50 %) [points]77.783.776
Technical Data
Power (manufacturer claim/ measured)400/398 W400/447 W480/484 W
-5 V/-12 V (manufacturer claim)0.5/ 1.0 A0.3/ 0.8 A0.5/ 1.0 A
+3,3 V/+ 5 V/+12 V (manufacturer claim)30/ 40/ 18 A28/ 40/ 15 A30/ 38/ 22 A
PFCactiveactiveactive
Fan/ fan controller1/active1/active2/active
Power out 230 Vnonono
Input voltage/ voltage settings115-240 V/ automatic100-240 V/ automatic230 V/ no
Cable length, HDD and FDD86 cm51-55 cm83 cm
Cable length ATX/ ATX12V/ AUX40/ 42/ 42 cm49/ 50/ 50 cm54/ 54/ 54 cm
Fan monitor/ regulator interfaceno/ nono/ noyes/ no
Power cable/ screws/ user manualyes/ no/ noyes/ no/ yesyes/ yes/ yes
Other3-level fan regulatorAdapter for power outMulti-connector for 4 other fans, cable connectorsInterface for monitoring case fan
ManufacturerEnermaxHerolchiNoisemagicTopower
ModelEG 465AX-VE(W) FMAXHEC-450LR-ATEG-465AX-VE(G) NMT-2/2GLTop-520 MP
Overall rating [points]Good (80.7)Satisfactory (74.1)Satisfactory (79.9)Satisfactory (74.8)
Performance (50 %) [points]78.78179.185.3
Ergonomics (50 %) [points]82.767.180.764.2
Technical Data
Power (manufacturer claim/ measured)460/439 W451/438 W460/450 W520/472 W
-5 V/-12 V (manufacturer claim)1.0/ 1.0 A1.0/ 1.0 A1.0/ 1.0 A0.8/ 1.0 A
+3,3 V/+ 5 V/+12 V (manufacturer claim)35/ 35/ 33 A35/ 40/ 17 A35/ 35/ 33 A26/ 52/ 28 A
PFCactiveactiveactiveactive
Fan/ fan controller2/active, manuell1/active1/active2/active
Power out 230 Vnononono
Input voltage/ voltage settings90-264 V/ automatic230 V/ no230 V/ no220 V/ no
Cable length, HDD and FDD84 cm92-112 cm85-100 cm106 cm
Cable length ATX/ ATX12V/ AUX50/ 50/ 50 cm67/ 69/ 67 cm49/ 50/ 50 cm60/ 61/ 59
Fan monitor/ regulator interfaceyes/ noyes/ noyes/ nono/ no
Power cable/ screws/ user manualyes/ yes/ yesyes/yes/noyes/ yes/ yesyes/ yes/ no
OtherAdditional +12 V connector, coated ATX/ 12V / Aux cables-Additional +12 V connector, coated ATX/ 12V / Aux cables-