One thing I'm sure you have been hearing about the upcoming <a href="https://www.thinkcomputers.org/intel-haswell-desktop-processors-launch-date-officially-revealed/" target="_blank">Haswell desktop processors</a> is their power supply requirements. These new processors impose stricter requirements on the power supply regarding energy saving features. The new processors feature a new sleep state called C6 and C7. In these states the processor is nearly shut off, bringing down the power consumption. Be quiet! wants you to know that all of their current power supplies are Haswell ready.
- CES 2018