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SilverStone Strider Plus 600 W (ST60F-PS) Power Supply Review
Author: Gabriel Torres 33,657 views
Type: Reviews Last Updated: March 21, 2013
Page: 3 of 13
Transient Filtering Stage
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As we have mentioned in other articles and reviews, the first place we look when opening a power supply for a hint about its quality, is its filtering stage. The recommended components for this stage are two ferrite coils, two ceramic capacitors (Y capacitors, usually blue), one metalized polyester capacitor (X capacitor), and one MOV (Metal-Oxide Varistor). Very low-end power supplies use fewer components, usually removing the MOV and the first coil.

In the transient filtering stage, this power supply is “flawless.”

SilverStone Strider Plus 600w
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Figure 9: Transient filtering stage (part 1)

SilverStone Strider Plus 600w
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Figure 10: Transient filtering stage (part 2)

On the next page, we will have a more detailed discussion of the components used in the SilverStone Strider Plus 600 W (ST60F-PS).

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