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Gigabyte Superb 550P Power Supply Review
Author: Gabriel Torres 75,149 views
Type: Reviews Last Updated: April 7, 2010
Page: 2 of 10
A Look Inside The Gigabyte Superb 550P

We decided to disassemble this power supply to see what it looks like inside, how it is designed, and what components are used. Please read our Anatomy of Switching Power Supplies tutorial to understand how a power supply works and to compare this power supply to others.

This page will be an overview, and then in the following pages we will discuss in detail the quality and ratings of the components used. 

Notice the passive PFC coil (“transformer”).

Gigabyte Superb 550P power supply
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Figure 5: Overall look.

Gigabyte Superb 550P power supply
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Figure 6: Overall look.

Gigabyte Superb 550P power supply
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Figure 7: Overall look.

Gigabyte Superb 550P power supply
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Figure 8: Passive PFC coil (“transformer”).

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