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Antec-bp430.33389090
9.0 out of 10

Antec BP430

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Overall 6
6.0

Good power supply, can't be returned to Amazon if defective, though

James P. Gowdy Jr., Amazon
16 January 2014
Overall 10
10

Reliable is an understatement......

MICHAEL M., Newegg
2 December 2013
  • Summary: I have owned 2 of these in a 10 year span, and only had to buy a second psu because I sold my PC with the first antec. The 1st one is 7 years old now and I still haven't gotten a call to replace it. The second one is a year old and of course runs perfectly fine. If you build workstation PCs for businesses buy these in bulk the DOA rate is literally 1 out of 100 and that's even pushing it.
  • Pros: -80mm rear exhaust fan which keeps airflow in mind for top mounted psu cases
  • Cons: -No mesh sheeths to cover the psu cables (at this point I'm nitpicking)
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Overall 8
8.0

Running Great

Angel L. Maldonado Colon "almc224", Amazon
10 August 2013
  • Summary: This PS was recommended by Dell as an upgrade for my computer. It is working very smooth. Power is very consistante. If you are looking to upgrade your Inspiron, this is a very important and accurate upgrade.
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Overall 10
10

Perfect low cost upgrade

Kevin, Amazon
10 May 2013
  • Summary: Works great, much quiter than all of my other pc's. I will buy more of these when I need one.
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Overall 10
10

Quality and good price.

John H., Amazon
12 April 2013
  • Summary: I bought this power supply to replace one that failed in my back-up PC, It was exactly what I was looking for.
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Overall 8
8.0

works

PCreviver, Amazon
20 April 2012
  • Summary: Basic, just the right power for most video upgrades so you get 1 more power cord, and it is cheaper than the "Green" Antec 430!?
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Overall 10
10

Can run dual HD5770 video cards

Hung T., Newegg
15 January 2012
  • Summary: I purchased my first Antec BP430 power supply back in 2010 for my son's Core i5 750 build; it was the older ATX12V v2.2 version not yet 80 PLUS certified. Earlier this year he received another ATI Radeon HD5770 video card from his older sibling and decided to put it in a CrossFireX setup on his MSI H55-G43 motherboard with the HD5770 that he already had.
  • Pros: - Shorter cables; easier to manage in an ATX mid-tower case
  • Cons: - The older ATX12V v2.2 BP430 without 80 PLUS certification that I received had "Ltec" brand capacitors in it; not the best quality brand of electrolytic capacitors but they haven't visibly failed yet and the PSU still runs strong
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Overall 8
8.0

Works Great, Quiet

Melodie A. Bowman "adventure gamer", Amazon
31 May 2011
  • Summary: I bought this as a replacement for my other Antec power supply that's fan started making too much noise for me to handle. This one is quiet and it fit neatly into the space provided in my Antec tower. The only problem I ran into with it is that it has less power connectors than my old one. For example, in my pc I still had a 3.5" floppy drive (I know...old) and my video card. They both use the same size power connector.
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Overall 10
10

impressive

calin d., Newegg
4 January 2011
  • Summary: Upgraded to a 700w today to be sure the 460gtx 1gb would run, was surprised when I saw what was in it and figured i should write a review.
  • Pros: Just thought I might post what this has managed to power for over a year now. Its been running 24/7 as it is my media center, and powering a phenom ii 940 at 3.1 ghz, 2x2gb and 2x1gb sticks pc8500, an 8800gt, tv tuner, bluetooth and 802.11 cards, a wd 500gb green drive, and tons of wireless usb devices and its still fairly quite.
  • Cons: none
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Overall 10
10

No problems, easy install, rock solid

J. Wischkaemper, Amazon
27 December 2010
  • Summary: Bought this to run my Core 2 Quad 3.0GHz and GTX-460. Haven't had any problems with it. Installation was a snap and it's been rock solid ever since.
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