With next-gen CPU & GPU platforms hitting cabinets in This fall 2022, PSU makers resembling Seasonic & Silverstone are prepping up their next-gen ATX 3.0 and Gen 5-ready merchandise to supply the best-in-class compatibility and help for the most recent {hardware}’s energy wants.

Seasonic & Silverstone Ready With Next-Gen ATX 3.0 & Gen 5 PSU’s, Fulfilling High-Power Needs of Upcoming GPUs

The ATX 3.0 and Gen 5.0 (12VHPWR) customary is designed to completely help net-generation CPU & GPU platforms and deal with the 3x energy spikes that the brand new {hardware} would create. As such, the PSU trade is gearing up for the launch of their next-gen merchandise that can fulfill your PC’s energy wants for years to return.

Seasonic's PS Vertex Series PSU has been pictured. (Image Credits: Harukaze5719)

Seasonic’s PS Vertex Series PSU has been pictured. (Image Credits: Harukaze5719)

Starting off with Seasonic, the corporate is producing its newest “PS Vertex” sequence lineup which is able to vary from 1000W to 1200W items and are available each 80+ Gold and as much as 80+ Platinum sequence. The PSUs conform to the ATX 3.0 requirements and have a single PCIe Gen 5.0 connector, delivering as much as 600 Watts of energy to the GPU. Seasonic’s 80+ Platinum sequence incorporates a totally modular design whereas the 80+ Gold sequence is partially modular.

As for costs, US retailers, Tech-America and Provantage have listed the merchandise already. The items begin at $231 & 258 US for the 1000W Gold and 1000W Platinum, respectively. The 1200W items are listed at $267 and $304 US for the 80+ Gold and 80+ Platinum designs, respectively. Based on the images found by Harukaze5719, we are able to see that the PSU comes with a black coloured chassis and has a big fan to dissipate air. There aren’t any flashy RGB or colourful accents on the PSU which is certainly a plus.

Seasonic PS Vertex ATX 3.0 / Gen 5.0 PSU Series Listing at Provantage (Credits: Harukaze5719):

Seasonic & Silverstone Next-Gen ATX 3.0 & Gen 5 Ready PSU’s Unveiled, Starting at $230 US For 1000W

Seasonic PS Vertex ATX 3.0 / Gen 5.0 PSU Series Listing at Tech-America (Credits: Momomo_US):

Seasonic & Silverstone Next-Gen ATX 3.0 & Gen 5 Ready PSU’s Unveiled, Starting at $230 US For 1000W

Moving over to Silverstone, the corporate has introduced its newest HELA 850R Platinum PSU which has been licensed by Cybenetics and is available in an 850W 80+ Platinum design that’s totally compliant with the ATX 3.0 and PCIe 5.0 customary. The PSU is a typical ATX kind issue design and comes with tremendous versatile black-flat cables, All Japanese Electrolytic capacitors, and 24/7 energy output (steady) at 50C working temperature.

  • 100% modular cables
  • Super versatile black flat cables
  • All Japanese electrolytic capacitors
  • Supports 12VHPWR PCIe connector with ATX 3.0 and PCIe Gen 5 customary
  • 24/7 steady energy output with 50℃ working temperature
  • 180° angled SATA connectors designed for stack-mounted onerous drives
  • Silent working 135mm fan with 0 dBA minimal, geared up with semi-fanless swap operate















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Meanwhile, ASUS additionally appears to be engaged on its ROG LOKI SFX-L PSU lineup which is able to are available 1000W 80+ Platinum design in each white and black coloured fashions. GreatWall is the OEM behind the LOKI sequence and the items have been licensed by Cybenetics. The PSU will come in additional flavors with totally different wattages however 1000W appears to be the one possibility that’s going to be accessible throughout launch.

ASUS's ROG Loki SFX-L series PSUs are designed for small form factor PCs and conform to the new ATX 3.0 and Gen 5.0 standards. (Image Credits: Harukaze5719)

ASUS’s ROG Loki SFX-L sequence PSUs are designed for small kind issue PCs and conform to the brand new ATX 3.0 and Gen 5.0 requirements. (Image Credits: Harukaze5719)

With that mentioned, for those who’re planning to construct a brand new gaming PC with both an RTX 4090 or an RX 7900 XT, you higher be sure to get a PSU inside the respective wattage vary on the ATX 3.0 customary. Currently, a number of PSU makers resembling MSI, ASUS, Gigabyte, FSP Group Thermaltake & Cooler Master have introduced their PCIe Gen 5 & ATX 3.0 compliant designs.