|Power Supply Units With Fake 80 Plus Badges|
|Written by HardwareSecrets|
|Wednesday, 06 October 2010|
Power Supplies With Fake 80 Plus Badges
It seems incredible, but there are some power supplies in the market carrying fake 80 Plus badges. Because we review lots of power supplies, we were already able to spot a few power supplies with fake 80 Plus claims, all confirmed with our friends at Ecos Consulting (the company behind the 80 Plus certification).
So now you should not only check whether a power supply has an 80 Plus certification, but also verify if it is legit! You can check whether an 80 Plus certification is legit by seeing if a power supply is listed at the 80 Plus website.
The good news is that, thanks to this article, manufacturers removed the fake 80 Plus claims we exposed or really got their units certified, as you can see in the third page of this article. However, there are still a few power supplies in the market with fake 80 Plus claims, as we are exposing in the next page... HardwareSecrets