SilverStone SX1000

SilverStone’s SX1000 is a fully modular 1000W SFX-L power supply with 80+ platinum rating. The SX1000 comes equipped with 3x PCIe ports, 2x EPS ports, 3x peripheral ports & 1x 24-PIN.

SPECIFICATIONS

MODELSilverStone SX1000 v1.1
FORM FACTORSFX-L
CERTIFICATION80+ Platinum & Platinum (Cybenetics)
DIMENSIONS130 x 125 x 63.5mm (L x W x H)
RATING1000W continues power output
OPERATING TEMPERATURE 0°C ~ 50°C
SAFETY Over Current Protection
Over Power Protection (110~130%)
Over Voltage Protection
Short Circuit Protection
Over Temperature Protection
COOLING120mm Double Ball Bearing Fan (Globe Fan B1201512HB)
NOISE 36 dB(A)
CONNECTORS 1x 24 / 20-PIN (300mm)
2x 8 / 4-PIN EPS (400mm)
3x 8 / 6 + 8 / 6-PIN PCIe (400mm)
3x 4-PIN Peripheral (300mm)
1x 4-PIN Floppy (100mm)
MODULARY

CABLES

SX1000 includes flat unsleeved cables. The 24-PIN cable is proprietary and each 8-PIN PCIe cable splits off into dual 6+2-PIN connectors.


TESTING

We used the following hardware for testing in 20°C ambient temperature.

CASEOpen Testbench
MOTHERBOARDRog Strix B660-I Gaming WiFi
CPUIntel 12700K (paid link)
GPURX 6900XT (paid link)
PSU SilverStone SX1000 (paid link)
RAM32GB DDR5 (2x16GB), 6000MHz (paid link)

NOISE

The SX1000 features 0RPM upto 300W and outputs between 20~25dB(A) noise upto 700W. The stock fan produces noticable motor noise/whine between 300~700W range. Noise output substantially increases after 700W with max output of 45dB(A) at 1000W. Noise testing data sourced from Cybenetics.

TEARDOWN

The SilverStone SX1000 (v1.1) uses 120x15mm Globe Fan (model: B1201512HB) with 2-PIN mini fan header.


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