Enthusiast Series™ TX950 — 80 PLUS® Bronze Certified Power Supply

The Enthusiast Series&trade, TX950 is part of CORSAIR's best price-performance range of power supplies, designed to meet the exacting standards and performance needs of demanding gamers.

The Enthusiast Series™ TX950 is part of Corsair’s best price-performance range of power supplies, designed to meet the exacting standards and performance needs of demanding gamers. Enthusiast Series power supplies are ideal for gamers and performance enthusiasts who require anaffordable, high-wattage, reliable and highly efficient PSU for their home and gaming PCs. Corsair Enthusiast Series PSUs are compatible with the latest Intel and AMD platforms and NVIDIA and AMD multi-graphics configurations.

Enthusiast Series TX950 Features:

  • Guaranteed to sustain its full rated wattage at an ambient temperature of 50°C
  • Up to 85% energy efficiency under real-world load conditions
  • Single +12V rail design providing up to 78A
  • Multi-GPU ready
  • 105°C solid-state capacitors
  • Active Power Factor Correction (PFC) with PF value of 0.99
  • Supports ATX12V 2.3 and EPS12V 2.91 standards, and is backward compatible with ATX12V 2.01
  • Auto switching circuitry for universal AC input from 90-264V
  • Over Current/Voltage/Power Protection, Under Voltage Protection and Short Circuit Protection provide complete component safety
  • Dimensions: 150mm(W) x 86mm(H) x 160mm(L)
  • MTBF: 100,000 hours
  • Safety Approvals: UL, CUL, CE, CB, FCC Class B, TÜV, CCC, C-tick
ATX Connector
MTBF hours
100,000 hours
950 Watts
Five years
80 PLUS Efficiency
EPS12V Connector
Floppy Connector
PCIe Connector
SATA Connector


Posted on  October 17, 2009

Jonny Guru recommends the TX950W

As is the case with every other Corsair unit I've tested, the TX950W has come out a winner. It's a big bad 950 watt unit for an affordable price with nice stable voltage regulation and excellent efficiency.

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By Hexus

Posted on  November 17, 2009

PC Perspecitve gives the TX950W their Gold Award

Corsair is well known for producing some of the best PC power supplies on the market and the TX950W continues that trend. Not only does the TX950W live up to its heritage, it exhibits lower AC ripple and runs quieter than some previous units. The Corsair TX950W power supply delivers solid outputs, with excellent voltage regulation and good efficiency.

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By Hardware

Posted on  August 18, 2010

TX 950 wins the overal Editors Choice at Funny Kit

Again, Corsair came out on top here, producing an excellent power efficiency rating of 89% with a maximum of 89A at full load.

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Posted on  October 23, 2009

The TX950W takes gold at Hardware Secrets

Corsair TX950W is an excellent 950 W unit, producing a very high efficiency of practically 89% when delivering between 40% and 60% of this labeled load (between 380 W and 570 W).

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Posted on  January 12, 2009

The TX950W gets gold at [H]ardOCP

However, the TX950W is the price-performance line and not the premier line so you give a little to, in this case, get a lot of value as today's pricing finds the TX950W coming in at $159.99 with Free Shipping. This makes the TX950W one shiny piece of eight fit to adorn most any users gaming rig as it sails into battle.

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