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    Ultra has a storied past in the power supply market, not all of it a shining beacon of success, but they're looking to improve on past lessons learned with the next-gen X4 series. Marketed for enthusiasts (particularly gamers), the new X4 has an entirely modular setup in a compact form, is 80PLUS Gold Certified, and sports some nice features that look promising.



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    Edit:Your review reflects my sentimentsabout Ultra. Nicely done KIP.
    Last edited by Drdeath; 18-03-2011 at 00:19.

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    Pssst...it's the Kipper's review this time. Might wanna check the author's line. I just did my usual tweaking

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drdeath View Post
    Your review reflects my sentimentsabout Ultra. Nicely done Jake.

    Yea, LOL

    Nicely done Jake, oh wait a second, I thought I wrote this review. LOL

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    Nice review Carl very well writen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KIPPER View Post
    Yea, LOL

    Nicely done Jake, oh wait a second, I thought I wrote this review. LOL

    My Bad, I edited the reply. See how good it is, i thought Joliet jake wrote it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by smduff View Post
    Nice review Carl very well writen.

    Thanks Jasper

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drdeath View Post
    My Bad, I edited the reply. See how good it is, i thought Joliet jake wrote it!

    That's because Jake is the professor of review writing here at PureOC. To bad Jasper has to keep taking refresher courses to keep current. LOL

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    100% modular...I like that and it's look like a bad ass unit especially with the gold X name badge but the Ultra name is always give me the impression of cheap and affordable product. BTW, some of their products ain't cheap as you think.

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    I had an Ultra PSU 500W on my very first build several years ago
    It sure looked pretty is all I will say about that!

    "Gold certified" I keep seeing this show up more often now!

    Are the rules specs posted some were here that show details and specs that have to be met for a vendor to receive the 80+ gold certification. I would love to know exactly what is the criteria for it
    and does it really mean a "better product" for the consumer or is this just more hype! to make you buy their products?

    Oh! good review Kip seems like a nice power supply I especially like the long cables.

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    As always, great review Kip!

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    Good review Kip! Nice fully modular PSU from Ultra and at a decent price.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vinman View Post
    I had an Ultra PSU 500W on my very first build several years ago
    It sure looked pretty is all I will say about that!

    "Gold certified" I keep seeing this show up more often now!

    Are the rules specs posted some were here that show details and specs that have to be met for a vendor to receive the 80+ gold certification. I would love to know exactly what is the criteria for it
    and does it really mean a "better product" for the consumer or is this just more hype! to make you buy their products?

    Oh! good review Kip seems like a nice power supply I especially like the long cables.

    Have a look here Vinny, this should help muddy the water for you. LOL

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/80_PLUS

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    Quote Originally Posted by KIPPER View Post
    Have a look here Vinny, this should help muddy the water for you. LOL

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/80_PLUS
    Good article!
    OK so my next question would be, do the reviews confirm in anyway that it does meet that criteria

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    They can't market it as 80+ certified unless it is.

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