Please check your local sales tax laws. I agree that you shouldn’t have to think that way, the product should be better, it should cost less if it is as crappy as [H] makes it out to be, and last is over-kill power for an office or family desktop computer. I hope the M is at least slightly better. Corsair CXM overclocking review. Sith’ari , Jan 22, Corsair has known about this for years, and yet they have done little to improve their product. This is usually due to monetary constraints. They certainly had a rather meteoric rise from being mainly known as an enthusiast memory company.
The experience taught me to spend more on my next PSU but didn’t scare me off the brand. Is it fair to say that the AX and AX from years ago has been their zenith to this point? Their HXi and AXi series units are spectacular examples of what it means to be an enthusiast grade unit. As you can see, the Corsair CXM cables are well organized, instead of being braided like a majority of PSUs on the market Corsair have opted for flat cables. Any advertised discounts or savings will still apply. Jan 21,
On the other side of the coin, I had an HX that performed very admirably and lasted for years with absolutely no issues, had to upgrade to that when I went CF. I have been coming to hardocp every single day since the 90s and I don’t remember a fail award, lmao.
I really hope they realize what made them popular in the first place, and start making outstanding quality hardware again. That’s really too bad and not very encouraging.
DangmanJan 21, Employing a thermally controlled fan makes the CX Series modular quiet at idle, and the large diameter reduces noise even when you’re pushing your system hard. Corsair should have just stuck with making RAM. Subscribe to our Newsletter.
The CXM is a solid power supply providing all components more power than they need, this allows for slight fluctuations in rail voltages when the PSU is under load. Many spend their time building dream rigs and drooling over having a unit of such quality, but it is unfortunately out of reach for them to obtain. I maybe a Corsair fan Corsair has known about this for years, and yet they have done little to improve their product. JoeBobJan 22, AbhaxusJan 21, Modular cabling system Since the peripheral power cables aren’t hard-wired to the power supply, you can connect only the cables you need for your exact configuration of PCI-E cards and storage devices.
The power supply is now powering an Intel Core i5 k overclocked to 4. Enter new zip code to refresh estimated delivery time. TsumiJan 21, Jan 21, 5. We will authorize your payment method for the full advertised amount when you order this item, but you will not be charged until your item ships. Your name or email address: Be the first to review this item. Coming squeezed between air tubes to ensure it was not damaged in transit — It was great to see a manufacturer taking precautions with potential shipping complications and DOA units.
It did die gracefully without killing anything else, at least.
Corsair CXM Power Supply Review
I don’t believe the competition would offer that level of service. Do you already have an account? This after all IS a Corsair product.
This PSU failed the torture test, ok, fine. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Jan 21, 2. The CXX has a very stealth like feel having been coated in a matt black heat-resistant paint coming with a matching black fan grill and neon green and white Corsair branded stickers. I agree that you shouldn’t have to think that way, the product should be better, it should cost less if it is as crappy as [H] makes it out to be, and last is over-kill power for an office or family desktop computer.
Click here to assign menu! What’s the big difference? And, the matte finish, sleeved cables and connectors help give your system a restrained, high-tech look.
My previous highest overclock prior to purchasing the Corsair CXM was 4. Is it fair to say that the AX and AX from years ago has been their zenith to this point? Jan 21, DangmanJan 22, Now Cirsair have some more ammunition against recommending this Modilar.
Hmm, I have the CXM that I had to pick up a couple months ago during a slightly budget oriented snap decision oh shit my psu died moment. There certainly is no doubt that Corsair makes some of the best power supplies currently available for consumers to purchase.
The CX series from Corsair seeks to alleviate some of those issues by providing units with a few less features and sereis little less quality for a much more reasonable price. The rest of the cables stay in the box, and not in your PC’s case where they can add to the clutter and interfere with airflow.
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I ran the CXM for a while, never had a problem with it. JoronaJan 21, They certainly had a rather meteoric rise from being mainly known as an enthusiast memory company. ApeXiTTJan 21, Yes, my password is: Jan 21, 6.
We are hoping that fewer bells and whistles does not equate to less quality in the wattage department. Jan 21, 4.