EVGA Corporation has introduced a new line of SuperNOVA G+ desktop power supply units. New SuperNOVA G+ 1300 and 1600 W models with 80Plus Gold certification and are fully modular cable systems. According to the manufacturer, EVGA power supply units pick up where the award-winning EVGA 1600 G2 and 1300 G2 power supplies left off and continue the tradition of EVGA quality and best power supply performance.
At the same power the new units are 20 mm shorter and have a “cleaner internal layout”, which allows for increased airflow. In the case of the SuperNOVA 1600 G+, it is created by a 135 mm double ball bearing fan is the industry standard for any power supply expected to carry heavy loads on a regular basis due to their durability and low noise level. While the SuperNOVA 1300 G +, on the other hand a 135 mm fluid dynamic bearing fan reduces the wear and tear on a fan bearing, which reduces noise and increases its life span.
The advantages of the blocks also include the EVGA ECO mode and protection against all kinds of abnormal modes. The 12 V voltage stabilization accuracy in SuperNOVA 1600 G+ and 1300 G+ reaches 0.60% and 0.61%, respectively. For comparison: in SuperNOVA 1600 G2 and 1300 G2 this parameter was 0.83% and 1.98%, respectively. 12V voltage is generated on one bus. The units use only Japanese capacitors.
Price and availability
The EVGA SuperNOVA 1600 G+ has been priced at $449.99 and it can be purchased through the Newegg.com online retailer. New desktop power supply come with up to 10-year warranty.
Back in June this year, Thermaltake has also introduced Toughpower PF1 ARGB PC Power Supply models, which are also 80 Plus Platinum Certified and fully modular cable systems. The Toughpower PF1 computer power supply series includes 850W 1050W, and 1200W models with dimensions of 150 x 86 x 140 mm.