Cooler Master have announced the MasterWatt 80 Plus Bronze certified series of PSUs. They stated that customers have been asking for longer cables, so are delivering. There are four wattage options at different price points; 450W for $60, 550W for $70, 650W for $80 and 750W for $90. The cables are fourteen percent longer than the GM series, which these PSUs are intended to replace.
The company’s website touts the various strong points of the power supplies, from the use of 16AWG cables for the PCI-e cables, to the fact that it operates silently up to fifteen percent load.
The 450W and 550W models support the following connectors, with the 650W and 750W supporting two extra PCIe 6+2 pin and a third peripheral 4-pin.
- 1 x ATX 24-pin
- 1 x CPU 12V 4+4 pin
- 2 x PCIe 6+2 pin
- 6 x SATA
- 2 x peripheral 4-pin
- 1 x FDD
The PSUs will be available at the end of October. Two of the models, the 650W and the 750W, are available to pre-order from Newegg.