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Tagan PipeRock II 680W PSU

Tagan PipeRock II 680W PSU


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Introduction

Tagan are well known for creating some of the finest power supplies on the market. Today we are going to have a look at one of their products, the PipeRock II 680W. Designed to be a high performance modular unit, the PipeRock II boasts some very interesting specifications on paper and currently carries a very tempting price tag. We will thoroughly test it and see how it fares against the competition in this review.

Manufacturer’s Features & Specifications

  • PipeRock II modular cable management is the best cable type for optional cable usage.
  • DC to DC voltage regulator modules for greater system stability.
  • Compatible with Intel EPS12V Ver.2.92/ATX12V Ver.2.3 and downward versions.
  • Supports dual GPUs and dual/dual core CPUs.
  • 4 + 12V output circuits provide stable power.
  • +12V rails regulated to ±3% delivers full rated power and tight voltage regulation.
  • Over 82% efficiency means money saving due to the reduction of heat loss.
  • TSCT (Tagan Silence Control Technology), using PWN circuit plus Dynamic Liquid Bearing patent fan can reduce noise 60% than standard fan.
  • PCI-E cables support Triple-SLI and CrossfireX high-end graphic cards for perfect display.
  • Low power consumption in stand-by mode, meets Energy Star 4.0 requirements.
  • Active Power Factor Correction with high PF value of >0.98.
Tagan TG680-BZII
Voltage line
3.3V
5V
12V1
12V2
12V3
12V4
-12V
5VSB
Amperage
28A
30A
18A
18A
18A
18A
0.5A
4A
Maximum output
180W
672W
6W
20W
680W

About Author

Stuart Davidson

Stuart Davidson is Senior Editor at HardwareHeaven having joined the site in 2002.