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I was going to grab an Antec Kuhler H20 920, because I can get it on a pricematch at NCIX for $85.00...than I saw this:

http://ncix.com/products/?sku=57133&...cture=Swiftech

My questions are, would it even be worth upgrading from the H50?

How big of an improvement would I see between the Swiftech and the Antec?

Thanks

EDIT: Also, could one recommend a good waterblock that would fit on the AM3 socket? Thanks
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Hmm that dosn't look that great for 200$, You would be much better off with the rasa 360 kit. You've got a haf x so it will fit on the roof of the case quite well, no modding.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12..._Kit-_HOT.html
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Agreed with the previous poster, for that money you can get RASA kit over at http://www.dazmode.com/store/index.p...ndex&cPath=178.

It should be a good margin in term of cooling performance compared to the Corsair and Antec cooling solution.
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You see, I tried to order at frozenCPU before...and because I'm in Canada, and the idiots didn't declare a value on the item, it ended up stranded in customs for 2 weeks until I got a letter in the mail telling me to contact them with proof of purchase. Once I actually received it, I was forced to pay the valued amount as a customs fee. Blarf.
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Then don't order from there..
Get it from Performancepcs.com
They ship everywhere...
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Hmm, I didn't know they dont ship to Canada. I'll try and find a Canadian site that stocks it

http://www.dazmode.com/store/index.p...oducts_id=1072

shipping's a tad high but maybe that's just my location
Edited by Yumyums - 4/28/11 at 2:06pm
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Hmm, I didn't know they dont ship to Canada. I'll try and find a Canadian site that stocks it

http://www.dazmode.com/store/index.p...oducts_id=1072

shipping's a tad high but maybe that's just my location
Damn, thats good stuff right there. Shipping ain't bad @ 20$ for ground shipping.

Can you replace the waterblock on these...stupid question, of course you can. I was going to wait until Bulldozer comes out to get one of these, but with a simple waterblock switchout, I figure I could just do it now.

Thanks!
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