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Old 11-22-2011, 12:10 PM   #1
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"From time to time, we like to buy power supplies below USD 30 to see how they stack up against more expensive models from better-known companies. The TiVECO TVPS450, which is also sold in the US as eP..."

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Old 11-22-2011, 04:40 PM   #2
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I thought that this kind of trash were only sold in other countries, like Brazil.
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I was surprised this thing didn't blow up before 310W
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I thought that this kind of trash were only sold in other countries, like Brazil.
Oh, this type of garbage is common everywhere. Even in my country they sneak their way onto the shelves of e-tailers and street electronics stores.
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Oh, this type of garbage is common everywhere. Even in my country they sneak their way onto the shelves of e-tailers and street electronics stores.
Oh ****, I thought that EU were very severe to apply the law.

I said about Brazil because Gabriel has a huge site here and he oftenlly tests some PSUs much worse than this TiVECO.
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I think it's pretty obvious that there are in fact two ferrite coils in the transient filtering stage, one red and one white, sharing the same ferrite kernel.
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In case you're wondering, the real manuafcturer is Leadman, the same group behind Powmax
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Thanks a lot for the information!
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Good review
What a piece of junk lol!
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