Antec, Inc., the global leader in high-performance computer components and accessories for the gaming, and Do-It-Yourself markets, announced the arrival of the P280 enclosure, the newest member of the award-winning Performance One Series together with an elite line of high current pro series power supplies.
Continuing the legacy of Performance One enclosures, the P280 integrates quiet technologies such as sound-dampening steel / polycarbonate side panels, a triple-layer front door and hard drive trays with pre-installed vibration-reducing silicone grommets. Its understated aesthetics will appeal to gamers and enthusiasts who prefer a stylish, functional appearance.
Every feature in the P280, from the enlarged internal layout to the air filters & fan mounts, is included to accommodate high-end systems. Supporting up to XL-ATX sized motherboards and four-way GPU configurations; it offers a new level of expandability in the Performance One series.
“Performance One has always had a special place in the hearts and minds of our customers,” said Peter Liu, APAC Marketing Manager at Antec. “With convenience & ease-of-use coupled with an attractive price point, we expect the P280 to introduce customers new and old to the next generation of Performance One.
Available in three 80 PLUS® Gold certified models, the High Current Pro series boasts unrivaled server-grade efficiency and reliability for powering the most demanding system builds.
The HCP-750, HCP-850, and HCP-1200 with 750 watts, 850 watts,and 1200 watts of Continuous Power, respectively, all achieve the 80 PLUS® Gold certification level, delivering power with up to 92% efficiency – a rare distinction in energy efficiency, based on the 80 PLUS® Gold standard, attained by very few other power supplies. In addition, each model outputs its rated power at temperatures even up to 50° C. Active Power Factor Correction (Active PFC) on all models, with a power factor above 0.9 helps to reduce electrical waste and further increases efficiency.
“Antec’s High Current Pro series is the optimal choice for users seeking a first-class solution to power demanding system builds,” said Peter Liu, APAC Marketing Manager of Antec. “With all models achieving 80 PLUS® Gold certification, providing unequaled efficiency and output, on all levels, and using top-notch components, the HCP series once again demonstrates Antec’s leadership in power supply design and innovation.”
The High Current Pro series includes support for Intel multi-core, Core i3, Core i7 and Core i5 CPUs, as well as AMD Phemon II X6 CPUs and quad GPUs. All models are NVIDIA™ SLI™-Ready, (including Triple SLI™ certification on the HCP-1200 model) and ATI CrossFireX™ certified.
The P280 enclosure is now available at select distributors, resellers, retailers for PhP6,160.00 and comes with a three-year limited warranty. The entire High Current Pro series are priced at is PhP9,490 for the HCP-750, PhP10,320 for the HCP-850, and PhP14,700 for the HCP-1200.