Akasa are one of the most well known PSU manufacturers, we have reviewed a large number of their PSUs in the past, ranging from low-priced products aiming for the best possible value to expensive enthusiast-oriented units featuring a monstrous output. Today we will have a look at another PSU from them, the Power 80+ 500W. As the name suggests, the Power 80+ is a series of PSUs designed to deliver high efficiency and well balanced overall performance to mainstream users.
Manufacturer’s features and specifications
Greater than 80% efficiency even under extreme conditions
80 PLUS certified
Compliant with Intel ATX 12V version 2.3
Active PFC saves energy
Dual 12V rails give safe optimised power distribution
PCIe 2.0 compliant
Intelligent auto-thermal fan control for ultra quiet operation
Super quiet 12cm fan
Full safety approvals and protections
Full range 500W PSU
AMD and Intel
Over 80% even under extreme conditions
120 x 120 x 25mm dual ball bearing
Intelligent auto-thermal fan control
4-pin molex connectors
4-pin floppy connectors
1 x 24/20-pin
8-pin PCIe2.0 connectors
1 (6 + 2pin)
6-pin PCIe connectors
8/4-pin ATX 12V connectors
1 (2 x 4-pin)
150 x 140 x 86mm
AC power input range
100V – 250V (auto sensing and switching)
Black mesh (all cables, full length)
AK-PT040FG-BK – 400W
Packaging and Bundle
The Akasa Power 80+ unit is supplied in a green, sturdy cardboard package. The unit itself is wrapped in a simple plastic bag but it is protected by adequately thick Styrofoam pieces. Bundled with the PSU you will find a typical AC power cable, mounting screws and a few cable management straps. There was no manual in the package.
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