SILVERSTONE ST1500-GS 1500W 80 Plus Gold PSU Review
Posted by Mark Taliaferro on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:00am
Your computers power supply is the heart of your system and should be given as much thought as any other component in your build. Overclocking with a substandard power supply can be frustrating and systems can even be damaged by overtaxing low quality power supplies. When choosing power supplies we always look for at least a 25% excess capacity and with the new mega core CPU's and overclocking reaching 5GHz on a routine basis nows the time to think about your PSU choices. We like watt monster power supplies in the 1000W or higher range and planning for the future so we tend to go high on wattage. SilverStone was kind enough to send us one of their 1500W monster power supplies to look at and we have the SilverStone Silver Strider ST-1500GS 80+ Gold power supply on the bench today.
The SilverStone ST1500-GS is a fully modular power supply and is, in fact, the smallest 1500W PSU built with a footprint of