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post #1 of 22
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Ok, so i'm about to buy the CM212+, the fan in my zero-therm sounds broken and retarded and i don't see the point of getting a fan since for like 8 bucks more i can get the cm212.

Something better in my price range (for i5 750)?
I would prefer to spend $40 or under on this..
    
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post #2 of 22
For the price its great.

Or get this A50
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scmg-2100 is better but harder to install i would get the hyper
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post #4 of 22
Its really good...

but it takes up too much space in my mATX case...
I'll sell you mine...

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post #5 of 22
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For the price its great.

Or get this A50
That A50 is DIRT cheap after rebate. how does it compare to the CM212+ though?
    
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post #6 of 22
Buy a Scythe Mugen 2 instead for $40. It delivers much higher performance than the Hyper 212+ and is the best air cooler for under $50.
    
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post #7 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by iCrap View Post
That A50 is DIRT cheap after rebate. how does it compare to the CM212+ though?
Better I believe... Not sure.
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post #8 of 22
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Theory View Post
Better I believe... Not sure.
Is there a comparison anywhere? That's a great deal... 18 bucks and as long as its similar/ on par with the CM212 that's great.
    
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post #9 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by iCrap View Post
That A50 is DIRT cheap after rebate. how does it compare to the CM212+ though?
Don't know how it compares, but I love it, just make sure you have a big case, it's 7 IN tall.....
post #10 of 22
Quote:
Originally Posted by iCrap View Post
Is there a comparison anywhere? That's a great deal... 18 bucks and as long as its similar/ on par with the CM212 that's great.
The Scythe Mugen 2 is much better than both. Get that instead.
    
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