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Silencer Mk III 1200W

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Silencer Mk III 1200W
The industrial-grade yet refined Mk III 1200W is the Silencer Series’ most comprehensively powerful solution yet, and features a stringent 80-Plus Platinum certified rating for the highest energy efficiency possible. Engineered with only premium components, including Japanese 105°C capacitors and heavy-duty protection circuitries, the Mk III 1200W maintains continuous output at 50°C and efficiently delivers power through a single +12V rail. The Mk III 1200W also sports a new Dual Thermal Control System, a sophisticated operation that allows the PSU to switch between normal and silent mode seamlessly. Backed with PC Power’s complete confidence in reliability with an industry-leading 7 year warranty, this PSU offers ultimate peace of mind.
  • 1200W Continuous @ 50C
  • SLI and CrossFire Ready
  • 80-Plus Platinum Certified (92% Efficiency); .98 Active PFC
  • 140mm double ball-bearing fan
  • Up to 90% (10dB) Less Noise per Watt
  • +12VDC @99.5A (Powerful Single Rail)
  • Premium Components with 100% Japanese 105°C Capacitors
  • Modular Cabling Design
  • Dual Thermal Control System: Normal and Silent Operation
  • 7-Year Warranty and Tech Support

Silencer Mk III 1200W Technical Specifications
AC Input
Operating Range: 115-240 VAC
0.98 power factor
Frequency: 50/60Hz
Current: 15A
Efficiency: 92% typical load (80+ Platinum)
EMI: FCC Class-B, CE
DC Output
Output: +3.3V@20A,+5V@20A,+12V@99.5A,
-12V@0.5A,+5VSB@2.5A
Regulation: 3% (+3.3V, +5V, +12V)
5% (-12V, +5Vsb)
Ripple: 1% (p-p)
Hold Time: 40ms minimum
PG Delay: 100-500ms
Safety
Over Voltage Protection: +3.3V, +5V, +12V
Over Current Protection: 135% OPP
Agency Approval: cTÜVus, CB, TÜV, CCC, C-tick, GOST, BSMI, China RoHS, WEE, RoHS
Environmental
Temperature: 0-50°C
Humidity: 10-90%
Fan Type: 140mm, ball bearing, thermally controlled
Miscellaneous
Compatibility: ATX12V & EPS12V
M/B Connectors: 1 x 20+4-pin ATX
2 x 4+4-pin CPU
Video Connectors: 6 x 6+2-Pin PCI-E
Drive Connectors: 4 x Peripheral
12 x 5-pin SATA
1 x FDD Adapter
MTBF: 100,000 Hours
Dimensions/Harness: 150mm (W) x 86mm (H) x 180mm (L)
Power Cord: US, EU, UK, CN, AU, JP, KCC
Warranty: 7-Years

Reviews about the Silencer Mk III 1200W

"Even at full blast it's a quiet fan, I think this is the quietest PSU I have ever tested, even comparing it at 50c and 1200w to others at cold ambient and full load."

Funky Kit
"Overall, the PC Power and Cooling Silencer Mk III 1200 Watt power supply is a fantastic PSU. There is a ton of power and it runs extremely efficient. The Silencer Mk III has the reliability of industrial grade protection circuitry and a 80PLUS Platinum rating."

Hi-Tech Legion
"With stringent 80-Plus Platinum certified rating for the highest energy efficiency possible, Japanese 105°C capacitors and heavy-duty protection circuitries all makes Silencer Mk III to be the biggest player in providing a steady system! "
"The Silencer Mk III 1200W is an excellent product that comes fully equipped with all that a demanding system might need. The high quality can be seen throughout the product with high quality cable connectors, voltages with stabilities unlike any we have seen before, and a 7 year warranty."

Hardaily (Spain)
"There is no doubt that the PC Power and Cooling Silencer III 1200W has been built to the highest standards. This top of the range Platinum certified power supply has excellent load regulation and can handle the most demanding of gaming system configurations without suffering from any technical shortcomings.We love this power supply, it is basically silent and is a superb all round design."

Kit Guru
"The new Silencer Mk III is likely to turn heads with a sleek white designed and 7-year warranty. The modular cables also use a connector which is far more stable than those used by other power supplies. With an 80Plus Platinum efficiency and high quality Japanese capacitors the Silencer Mk III is definitely a high-end product and we rate give our 5-star rating "

B!T (Portugal)
"PC Power & Cooling did an excellent job with designing a modular power supply that is not only aesthetically pleasing, but performs just as well.The Silencer MK III 1200W took everything that we could throw at it and then keep on going. Even at 1300 watts of load, it performed better than many power supplies do running at 50% load. This says a lot for the quality of the parts and components used in the construction of of this PSU."

GND-Tech
"We have found the Silencer 1200W Mk III to be exceptionally quiet, even at max load. It displayed a very strong +12V rail with excellent ripple suppression. It even showed a 95% efficiency at 50% load. We recommend the Silencer Mk III 1200W for its performance and also grant t our price/performance award as it is one of the most affordable 1200W (80Plus Platinum) power supplies currently available. "

TechNews (Lithuania)
"From a performance standpoint, the PC Power & Cooling Silencer MK III 1200W PSU is boasting a very good voltage regulation within its power spectrum along with very clean DC output - both important factors in heavily loaded and overclocked game PCs."

CDRInfo
"OCZ Silencer Mk III 1200W PSU features 80-Plus Platinum certified rating up to 92.3% energy efficiency, dual thermal control system and unique white case design with industrial-grade modular cabling. In the test, the Mk III 1200W has excellent voltage deviation and stable capability of full-load control under +12V, +5V or + 3.3V. "

ZOL (China)
"80-Plus Platinum certified rating、new Dual Thermal Control System and Japanese 105°C capacitors all makes Silencer MK III 1200W more fascinating than other PSU. This PSU is quite silent in the test even in normal mode. The performance of Silencer MK III 1200W is pretty awesome, both in the -5V and 12V output are very stable and the wave range less than 0.01A. "

Coolaler (Taiwan)
"The PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III is a very good power supply and it lives up to its name. In semi-passive mode the PSU was completely silent, even during our 500 watt test. When we compare the Silencer Mk III with the two previously tested 80 Plus Platinum 1200W power supplies the PC Power & Cooling wins in three areas: looks, noise levels and price. The white housing and modular cables with XLR-like screw connectors are unique qualities of this PSU. In terms of price it is also 10 percent more affordable than the competition. The Silencer Mk III made an excellent impression and therefore earns the Silver Award. "

Hardware Info
"The stability test further confirmed our expectations. Even up to 1475W we received this power supply worked perfectly, which is 23% more than promoted. In terms of efficiency there are also outstanding results which are higher than the standard 80 Plus Platinum requirements. The Silencer Mk III 1200W offers great value for money, especially when considering it comes standard with a 7 year warranty. "

Next Hardware (Italy)
"We used the Silencer MK III 1200W for several hours in full load, and the power supply still delivered a very low operation temperature also in operation without fan. This PSU is very reliable and uses high class components. Up to a load of 50% the Silencer Mk III is in silent mode and as such is also able to function without the fan. Additionally you will also get a 7 years warranty, which guarantees that this will product with last a lifetime. All in all the PC Power and Cooling Silencer MK III receives 4.5 out of 5 points and our Gold Award "

Inside Hardware (Italy)
"The Silencer MK III 1200W is a modern high end power supply with a single rail design and good equipment including a modular cabling system which separates this PSU from the competition. In terms of technical data, equipment and noise the MK III 1200W is delivering quite the package. With an 80Plus Platinum certification this power supply belongs to the smaller group of power supplies cable of reaching the highest of efficiencies. Overall the Silencer MK III 1200W performs very well and it especially scores points with its stable voltages. "

Hardwareluxx (Germany)
"The voltages proved stable under all conditions, both at idle and full load. Characterized by a high efficiency and a power output of 1200 watts, the new Silencer MK III Platinum PC Power & Cooling is a power supply for high-end PC systems and very demanding clients. Silence and exemplary build quality, this power supply is not for nothing by chance is guaranteed for 7 years. "

GeForce Italia (Italy)
"The Silencer Mk III 1200W really does justice to its name. It is without a doubt one of the best 1200W power supplies currently available. For its sheer power and the stability of it we award the Silencer Mk III with our Performance award. Also we this PC Power & Cooling power supply with our Energy-Savings and features award due to the sheer power, stability of the voltages, low noise levels, and build quality that this product has to offer. We recommend it to users that have large desktop computers which housing storage devices, and overall users who prefer a silent power supply. "

Islabit (Spain)
"Silencer MK III shows a very stable voltage, the deviation of the test in 5V and 12V are all lower than 1%. 80-Plus Platinum certified rating、seven years warranty and Japanese 105°C capacitors all makes Silencer MK III 1200W more fascinating than other PSU. "

OC (Taiwan)
"Silencer MK III use the aerospace module connector, this kind of connector is more stable than usual connector which will not has any fall off problem.Silencer Mk III features 80-Plus Platinum certified rating up to 92.3% energy efficiency and seven years warranty, this equipment is rare in the market. It supplies 1200w power that is quite enough for high-level user to overcome the impossible of assembling two more Graphics card like NVIDIA and AMD, and also enough to do a memory/CPU over clock . "

Computer DIY (Taiwan)
"This 1200W PSU has more than enough oomph to handle even the toughest PC power loads, and will laugh at triple GPU setups as if they were integrated graphics. It’s also incredibly silent, with the internal fan only activating when the load reaches the highest levels. We tested on a high-end i7 system with twin SSDs, optical drive and Radeon HD 7970, and even under the heaviest loads the fan did not activate. Once again OCZ has built a top-notch product that should deliver clean and stable energy at high loads. "

PC Power Play
"Silencer MK III adopts industrial-grade modular cabling design makes it even stable and in 220V voltage the highest transfer rate exceeds 92%; besides, the industry-leading 7 year warranty shows the confidence of its reliability. Adding the eye-catching case design to draw gamers’ attention, the Mk III 1200W also sports a new Dual Thermal Control System, 140mm double ball-bearing fan that allows the PSU to switch between normal and silent mode seamlessly. "

PC Pop (China)
""Voltage regulation is fantastic from start to finish. The highest wattage Silencer ever produced, and does so with great power. Being the cheapest platinum rated power supply on the market is just the cherry on top.""

TweakTown
"The Silencer MKIII 1200W unit is a very well made product and certainly better than many other power supplies"

VR-Zone
"Silencer MK III 1200w is very congenial and utility to users in which engineered with only Japanese 105°C capacitors components, and provides an industry-leading 7 year warranty. The power efficiency of transfer rate was pretty awesome, 20% load close to 92% transfer rate and even 100% load kept over 90% up. The performance of Silencer MK III 1200W is laudable, and is suitable to user who doesn’t like noise. "

Xfastest (Taiwan)
"The Silencer Mk III 1200W truly does its name justice through its special Silent mode which is active up to a 50% load. With the release of the 1200W Silencer Mk III PC Power and Cooling has launched a very powerful and high quality power supply. Stable voltages, low power consumption, outstanding performance make us grant this product with our Gold award. For its silent operation we also give it the Silent Tip Award. "

Mod Your Case (Germany)
"We are very impressed by the Silencer MK III 1200W. It managed to keep high efficiency, good voltage regulation at +12 V and very low ripple. The Silencer MK III 1200 W is a good choice for someone who wants a strong power supply. The build quality and 7 year warranty will guarantee that this product will last for a long time. All in all this is a great PSU with unlimited power which deserves our Editor’s Choice Award. "

By the Way (Greece)
"This high level of build quality is backed up by some impressive performance offering stable voltages, great efficiency and decent temperatures. We also very much liked the ability to run fanless up to 600w which means most systems will have a "fanless" CPU under normal desktop conditions. A stunning PSU from PC Power and Cooling, in both looks and performance. "

Hardware Heaven
"The PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III is in an excellent power supply."

Lab 501 (Romania)
"PC Power & Cooling is showing its teeth in the high class segment of the power supply market. The Silencer MK III 1200W is an amazing power supply capable of offering excellent performance while remaining quiet when doing so (a rarity in this class). The Silencer MK III 1200W is a perfect choice for power-hungry PC-systems, and it will reduce your energy bill at the same time"

The Lab (Greece)
"The Silencer Mk III truly is very silent and will excite many users looking for just that. Because of its high quality components, numerous connections and great performance we grant this product our High End Award. Added to that the 7 year warranty, this power supply brings us to one conclusion; we love it."

Gamezoom (Austria)
"PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III is the monster amongst power supplies. The Silencer Mk III is very power efficient and also 80 Plus Platinum certified. Based on our findings this power supply scores 9.8 out of 10 point and we have no hesitation in giving it our Gold and Extreme Performance awards. "

Overclock Hole (Italy)
"PC Power & Cooling returns to the elite class of power supplies with the launch of the 1200 Watt Silencer Mk III. The quality is shown in its design, wiring, and ventilation. It is the perfect power supply for those who look for a combination of proven security, hybrid ventilation, and excellent performance."

Hispazone (Spain)
"The PC Power & Cooling Mk III 1200W is capable of powering even a high end gaming PC or overclocking bench station without any problems. However, the efficiency has impressed us the most. The 80 Plus Platinum certificate also implies that a user can be assured of an efficient and high quality power supply."

OCAholic
"The Silencer MK III is using the best components including the 100% Japanese capacitors and robust protection circuit. In our test course this power supply was running impeccable with an outstanding stability and efficiency. We were highly satisfied with the MK III 1200W. We didn’t discover any mistake – it is perfect! "

Xtreme Hardware (Italy)
"PC Power and Cooling has released a new extreme product onto the market. With a modular cabling system and 80 Plus Platinum certificate there is no better power supply. With a capability of powering up two three graphics cards, single rail reliability, high efficiency, and a very fair price we recommend this product"

Noticias 3D (Spain)
"The new top of the line Silencer is a real power house that can deliver huge amounts of power efficiently and, at the same time, silently thanks to its quiet cooling fan and its optional fan-less operation mode at lower loads. The PC Power & Cooling Silencer MK III 1200 W is a high-performance PSU that can easily keep up with the competition, performance wise."

TechPowerUp
"Throughout the tests the PC Power & Cooling Silencer Mk III 1200W performed almost perfectly. The 80 Plus Platinum certificate is indeed well deserved. With a 7 year warranty and high efficiency in our opinion this is one of the best power supplies currently available. "

PC Foster (Poland)
"This is sheer quality you guys! There's very little else to say other than confirming that the Silencer Mk III 1200 Watt is simply a downright kick ass product that will be recommended by many. The Silencer Mk III 1200 Watt just is a huge win in my book.  Very nice and very much recommended if you are an enthusiast PC user that overclocks and needs a little extra. "

Guru 3D
"This unit is extremely powerful, very stable, and an absolute boss when it comes to ripple suppression. And what's even better is, you can put this unit into semi-fanless mode and shut it off at low loads altogether. It's how it should be, for a top notch unit from this brand. PC Power and Cooling has a winner, here."

Jonny Guru
" The Silencer Mk III is an excellent choice for the most demanding gamers. Even after extended testing we can still confirm the stability of the power supply. Moreover, the Silencer Mk III 1200 W comes with all sorts of protection and ensures the quality through a 7 year warranty. "

Moj Mikro (Slovenia)

Mfr. PN: PPCMK3S1200
Shipping Weight: 10.00 Lbs (4.55 Kgs)
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