Cooler Master have just unveiled its second generation of the long-running GX series power supplies. The GX II series, pictured above, was first shown at Computex back in June and the new value orientated gaming series of power supplies will hit the market in 450, 550 and 650W capacities using an 80 Plus Bronze efficiency certification. A single 12 volt rail design, all the usual protection mechanisms, a unique always on USB header and ErP compliant deep sleep states top off some of the key features to the GX II series.
The GX II 450W is targeted a single GPU system builds with a single 6 pin PCIe power connector in addition to the other usual cables. The GX II 550W offers two 6+2 PCIe pin cables in addition to the usual and the GX II 650W features the same with an identical connector set to the GX II 550W. All three units measure in at 150mm x 140mm x 86mm and have 120mm cooling fans. Pricing is expected to be in the $79 to $109 range.
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