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LIAN LI SP850 PSU Launched – An 850W SFX PSU with 12VHPWR Cable

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NVIDIA’s next-generation GPU, the RTX 40 series, is just around the corner. How do we know that? Well, leaks are starting to surface left and right. And not only that, power supply manufacturers are announcing their next-gen PSUs with 12VHPWR connectors. LIAN LI recently announced its new SP850 power supply. It is an 850W SFX PSU with a 12VHPWR cable. Yes, cable, not connector. Maybe they’ll release one soon with a dedicated 12VHPWR connector. The LIAN LI SP850 will include a 40mm, 16 AWG thick 12VHPWR PCIe 5.0 compatible connector capable, which draws power from two 8-pin PCIe ports. Check out more details about this new 850W SFX PSU below.

LIAN LI SP850 SFX PSU Comes With 12VHPWR Cable

LIAN LI Industrial Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of aluminum chassis and PC accessories, announces the SP850, a fully modular SFX PSU with included 12VHPWR power cable. Sharing the same aluminum housing as the previously launched SP750, the 80 PLUS Gold certified SP850 is perfect for future-proofing small form factor builds for power-hungry components. Built with high-quality premium 100% Japanese capacitors, the SP850 offers quiet reliable performance with zero RPM mode under 40% load.

Next-gen Ready Power Connector
With an included 400mm, 16 AWG thick 12VHPWR PCIe 5.0 compatible connector capable of delivering up to 400W, the SP850 provides adequate power for the latest GPUs, and prepares users for any next-gen upgrades.

Improved Efficiency and Safety
The SP850 now features a 92mm hydraulic bearing fan that stays at zero RPM until the unit reaches 40% load or 60°C ambient temperature. Even as the fan gradually increases speed, it maintains a maximum noise level of 40.6 dBA at 2800 RPM. LIAN LI has now improved their SFX PSU lineup even more, as the SP850 delivers 91.55% power efficiency at 50% load, which exceeds the 80 PLUS GOLD standard of 90% efficiency at the same load. Protection features have also been improved, with the SP850 now featuring an additional inrush current limiter.

Sleek Clean Look
Like many of LIAN LI’s case exteriors, the SP850 is built in a sleek aluminum and steel housing. The black version includes a brushed aluminum finish whilst the white version is powder coated with silver accents. Both colors come with matching braided cables, providing modularity and flexibility for a clean build.

LIAN LI SP850 SFX PSU Pricing and Availability

The Lian Li SP850 SFX PSU with 12VHPWR cable comes with a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of $149.99. It is now available from Newegg via the following links below:

Lian Li SP850 Black is available on Newegg.com here
Lian Li SP850 White is available on Newegg.com here

LIAN LI SP850 SFX PSU Specifications

ModelSP850
Dimensions (D x W x H)100mm x 63.5mm x 125mm
Power Supply DesignFully modular
ColorBlack / White
Form FactorSFX
Certification80 PLUS Gold
Max. DC Output850W
Combined +3.3V & +5V100W
Combined +12V840W
Input Voltage100 ~ 240 Vrms
Input Frequency Range50Hz – 60Hz
PFCActive PFC (PF)>0.90 at full load
Efficiency93.53% MAX
Protective CircuitOCP OVP OTP OPP SCP UVP
Connectors1x 24/20-Pin motherboard connector (300mm) x1pcs
1x 8/4+4 Pin CPU/ATX 12V connector (600mm) x2pcs
1x 8/6+2 Pin PCle connector (400mm) x1pcs
2x 8/6+2 Pin PCle connector (400mm-120mm) x1pcs
4x SATA connector (120mm120mm-120mm-120mm) x2pcs
4x 4-Pin Peripheral connector (120mm-120mm-120mm- 120mm) x1pcs
1x 12VHPWR 8P*2 to 12P (400mm) x1pcs
Noise Level17.1 – 40.6 dBA
Fan RPM1000-2800 RPM
Bearing TypeHYB
Warranty5 Years
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