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post #21 of 26
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Originally Posted by pc-illiterate;13420291 
i did read before i posted. the h70 and 920 are $120. for $130 you can have a real wc system. sealed loop is nothing more than overpriced air coolers for the amount of money you spend. price does not equal performance.
you want decent cooling and spend a lot of money ? buy a nh-d14 or an arrow.
you want better cooling ? go with a real water loop.
on top of all this, you get higher noise from the fan(s) running the 920 or h70.
i wont apologize for my opinion. i would rather get the performance that i pay for.

case size also has a factor in that.
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post #22 of 26
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Originally Posted by pc-illiterate;13417449 
but why pay $120 for a sealed loop when you can buy an xspc rasa 750 for $10 more ?
its upgradeable and will still be under warranty. you cut the hoses on either the corsair or antec and the warranty is dead.

Also because the OP coolers have 0 maintenance, which is awesome imo for the caliber of cooling they provide. Also i've ordered the Antec 920 for my new build, the reviews of it were great, and their partners with asetek on that product, which havent dissapointed me with my current for 2 years now.
post #23 of 26
There's a grand opening sale in my area! The Antec H20 620 is going for $49.99, while the Corsair h70 is going for $89.99! Should I upgrade from my Hyper 212+? Which one should I go for?
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post #24 of 26
Hands down the Antec h20 620, if you were going to upgrade. Better quality-hoses-cold plate-fan -warrenty. Just add another fan and at that price you would still be getting a great deal.
    
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The antec has a better fan, so its better right their plus I have people telling me it has a better pump but I can't find any information to support that.
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post #26 of 26
I,m sure the pump is as good if not better-the whole thing is a newer gen then the corsair h70, plus very nice hoses, not ridged like the h70,basicly newer tech vs older tech, but same company designed them.
    
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