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ePower Tagan 480W

Michael Larabel

Published on 9 May 2005
Written by Michael Larabel
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Power demands are increasing with every new generation of processors, graphics cards, and many other hardware components. High-end computers these days consume more and more power, and the power supply industry continues to release new units at a blazing pace. It is now no longer uncommon or overkill to own a 500 or 600W power supply, with some PSUs in Japan supporting up to 900W! Today, we’ll be checking out the ePower Technology Tagan that has a total wattage output of 480W, which is suitable for most systems currently, and supports ATX and EPS power connectors on motherboards.

Features:

Number of Fans:2
Auto Voltage Switch:Yes
Anti Shock Protection:Yes
Top Silent Technology:23dBA @ 60% Load
Weight:6 lbs

+3.3V
+5V
+12V
+12V
-5V
+5VSB
28A
48A
28A
1.0A
0.8A
2.5A
240W
336W
12W
4W
12.5W
480W

 

Contents:

Enclosed inside the rather large yet impressive cardboard packaging, we found the Tagan user’s manual, four colored Velcro strips (for cable organization purposes), four mounting screws, standard US power cable, and finally, the actual 480W PSU.

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