Thermaltake has recently announced their newest addition to their high performance power supply line – the Thermaltake Toughpower Gold Series modular power supply, that comes in 550W, 650W and 750W variant. These new line features 80 Plus GOLD certification and uses highest quality components for maximum stability and efficiency which is perfect for high-end PC setup. It also features a dedicated powerful single +12V rail that routes the maximum available power to your CPU and graphics card, offering maximized power usage and easy setup.
Silent Cooling Minimizes Noise Levels
Ultra-quiet 14cm fan comes with a noise level of around 18dB at typical load to provide silent cooling for your PC.
80 PLUS Gold Certified & Haswell Ready
Delivering up to 87%-92% efficiency under real world load conditions to promise lowest power losses. Toughpower Grand is also already prepared for the new Intel Haswell processors to achieve maximum energy savings.
Flat Modular Cables
All new low-profile flat modular cables that not only improve the airflow path and ensure improved chassis thermal performance, but allow for effortless cable routing as well.
High Quality Japanese Capacitor
High quality Japanese capacitor produces supreme performance with low impedance characteristics. The stable operation works for longer time with excellent reliability to enhance the power supply performance.
Massive and Dedicated +12V Output
Toughpower series is equipped with a pure and powerful single +12V rail to provide the best compatibility for your PC.
Thermaltake Toughpower Gold Specifications
|Specifications||Toughpower 550W GOLD (Modular)||Toughpower 650W GOLD (Modular)||Toughpower 750W GOLD (Modular)|
|Type||Intel ATX 12V V2.3 & EPS 12V standards||Intel ATX 12V V2.3 & EPS 12V standards||Intel ATX 12V V2.3 & EPS 12V standards|
|Max. Output Capacity||550W||650W||750W|
|Peak Output Capacity||660W||780W||900W|
|Dimension (H x W x D)||86mm x 150mm x 160mm||86mm x 150mm x 160mm||86mm x 150mm x 160mm|
|Power Factor Correction||Active PFC||Active PFC||Active PFC|
|Power Good Signal||100-500 msec||100-500 msec||100-500 msec|
|Hold Up Time||12msec (minimum) @ 80% of full load at 115V / 230V input.||12msec (minimum) @ 80% of full load at 115V / 230V input.||12msec (minimum) @ 80% of full load at 115V / 230V input.|
|Input Frequency Range||47 Hz - 63 Hz||47 Hz - 63 Hz||47 Hz - 63 Hz|
|Input Voltage||100 Vac- 240 Vac||100 Vac- 240 Vac||100 Vac- 240 Vac|
|Operating Temperature||+0℃ to +40℃||+0℃ to +40℃||0℃ to +40℃|
|Operating Humidity||20% to 90%,non-condensing||20% to 90%,non-condensing||20% to 90%,non-condensing|
|Storage Temperature||-40 ℃ to +70 ℃||-40 ℃ to +70 ℃||-40℃ to +70 ℃|
|Storage Humidity||5% to 95%, non-condensing||5% to 95%, non-condensing||5% to 95%, non-condensing|
|Cooling System||140mm double ball-bearing fan, 1500±10%R.P.M.||140mm double ball-bearing fan, 1500±10%R.P.M.||140mm double ball-bearing fan, 1500±10%R.P.M.|
|Efficiency||87-92% efficiency @ 20-100% load||87-92% efficiency @ 20-100% load||87-92% efficiency @ 20-100% load|
|MTBF||120,000 hrs minimum||120,000 hrs minimum||120,000 hrs minimum|
|Safety Approval||UL/ TUV/ CE/ FCC/ BSMI/ GOST certification||UL/ TUV/ CE/ FCC/ BSMI/ GOST certification||UL/ TUV/ CE/ FCC/ BSMI/ GOST certification|
|PCI-E Connector||PCI-E 6+2pin x 2||PCI-E 6+2pin X 4||PCI-E 6+2pin x 4|
Price and Availability
The manufacturer’s suggested retail price for the Thermaltake Toughpower Gold series is not yet disclosed as of today. But it is expected to become available in the following days or weeks to come. I’ll update this post once these new modular power supply gets listed in popular online stores.