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Well got my corsair A50 air cooler yesterday. Put my Akasa Viper fan on it and got it installed. VERY happy with the results!!!

Much cooler than my roomate's hyper 212+ and my cooler was cheaper too! biggrin.gif

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Air-Performance-Cooler-CAFA50/dp/B003IT6RDE"]Amazon.com: Corsair Air Series A50 Performance CPU Cooler CAFA50: Electronics[/ame]

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Edited by killeraxemannic - 5/3/11 at 9:22pm
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Hmm, I was planning to get the A70, but the A50 looks just as promising.
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Originally Posted by iJustin;13373507 
Hmm, I was planning to get the A70, but the A50 looks just as promising.

It's quite a bit cheaper too!
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What fans are you using on the A50? Stock ones?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by iJustin;13373507 
Hmm, I was planning to get the A70, but the A50 looks just as promising.
wait for the 90 lol:D
Quote:
Originally Posted by killeraxemannic;13373672 
It's quite a bit cheaper too!
H50 is a monster in disguise:ninja:ninja.gifninja.gifninja.gifninja.gifninja.gifninja.gifninja.gif
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post #6 of 28
Interesting and I'm looking for a budget cooler yet too. Fan(s) won't be an issue either.

I know everyone's results will vary, but that's damned good for only ~$25!
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Now start folding on it.
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post #8 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Riou;13373685 
What fans are you using on the A50? Stock ones?

I am using one Akasa Viper.

http://www.akasa.com.tw/update.php?tpl=product/product.detail.tpl&no=181&type=Fans&type_sub=Ultra%20Quiet%20Fan&model=AK-FN059
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I got the A50 on tiger cheap a few weeks ago, it's a beast.
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Originally Posted by herkalurk;13373887 
I got the A50 on tiger cheap a few weeks ago, it's a beast.

It looks like it beats my roomate's Hyper 212+ by about 10deg C on the hottest core of each. Mine hit 62 and his hits 72
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