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post #21 of 84
It might be about the same performance as the Noctua NH-D14 and/or Silver Arrow. Maybe more from the looks of it.

I personally hope it's not as good, I just got my SA recently!
Edited by Nightz2k - 5/15/11 at 2:56pm
post #22 of 84
I think it needs more heat pipes...
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post #23 of 84
Quote:
Originally Posted by dude120 View Post
Looks like the lovechild of the nh-d14 and the megahalem .
Yup

The randomly colored fans make me think they had the D14 in mind when designing.


I love my D14, going to stick with it.
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Cooler manufacturers these days forget that mobos aren't made of rock or something, I bet the weight of this thing could snap my 780G mobo in half...
    
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post #25 of 84
I'm just picturing the motherboard cracking in half, lol.
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post #26 of 84
It looks monstrous. I'm rather using my H70 even it has higher temps than putting huge air coolers in my case. I'm moving my case a lot and i bet it would snap off my mobo one day if i had one of these.
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post #27 of 84
It's NOT going to snap or bend a motherboard. *sigh*

Realistically they're not that as heavy as some think. If you're mobo is screwed down on the standoffs like it should be, and the CPU cooler has it's backplate on, it will not break, bend or warp. These wise tales/myths get outta hand sometimes.

If it actually happens, I'm guessing it's user error 100% of the time!
post #28 of 84
The name doesn't really fit for such a beast like that
post #29 of 84
Like everyone else said, I'm insanely bored of these air coolers that are all nearly identical.
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post #30 of 84
I think the air cooler has been pretty much optimized. This style of cooler is what we will be continuing to see for quite some time.
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