Lake Forest, IL – (November 25, 2008) – BFG Technologies®, Inc., the leading North American and European supplier of advanced NVIDIA-based 3D graphics cards, power supplies, and other PC enthusiast products, announced today the BFG LS Series and MX Series modular power supplies.
The BFG LS and MX Series offer performance class features and benefits as well as typical efficiency of up to 85%, so more power is converted to DC than many other power supplies on the market. The MX Series is identical to the acclaimed BFG LS Series with the addition of modular cable management, allowing customers to use only the cables they need, providing better aesthetics and airflow.
“We were careful to put the same attention to detail into the affordable MX and LS Series as we did with our award-winning enthusiast class ES-800 power supply”, said John Malley, senior director of marketing for BFG Technologies. “Features such as fully sleeved cables, long-lasting 105°C rated capacitors, NVIDIA® SLI Certification, and high efficiency are all items typically found on more expensive power supplies.”
BFG MX-550 and MX-680 modular power supplies are available now at Newegg <www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&DEPA=0&Order=BESTMATCH&Description=bfg+mx+power+supply
> in the U.S., and leading online retailers in Europe. The LS-550 and LS-680 are available at a variety of leading online retailers in North America and Europe. Visit www.bfgtech.com
> and www.bfgpower.com
> for more information.
LS and MX Series Performance Class PSU Features and Benefits
High efficiency helps save on energy costs. While most computer power supplies pinnacle at 80% efficiency, the BFG MX Series is typically 80% to 85% efficient, which means more power drawn from the outlet is converted to DC power for your computer than many of the other units on the market. The LS Series is also 80 Plus® certified.
135MM and 120MM intake cooling fans
A larger diameter fan can move as much air as a smaller fan, but with a slower RPM resulting in quieter operation. The MX Series also has an 80mm “helper” fan, that activates only when needed.
All cables are sleeved from the housing to the end of the connector
Sleeved cables keeps wires neatly bundled improving aesthetics and air-flow
All cables are 500MM to the first connector and +150MM for each additional connector
Cables are of ample length for easy installation in even the tallest of chassis
Full complement of connectors
Ensures compatibility with ATX12V, EPS12V, NVIDIA® SLI® and ATI® Crossfire ®
Continuous wattage rating at 40°C
Rated at realistic operating temperature as opposed to room temperature like many other units on the market
Better built 105°C rated capacitors
Last longer and are manufactured with a tighter adherence to specification
BFG Thermal Control Technology
During regular operation, the fan slows down to reduce unnecessary noise.