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post #1 of 43
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The cooling performance is great, equivalent to the best coolers we tested so far. Keep in mind, however, that the Genesis reached a top cooling performance even with silent fans; it probably can overperform its competitors if you use high-RPM fans instead.

The Prolimatech Genesis is a great cooler, with great functionality, great performance, and great look. That's why it receives the Hardware Secrets Golden Award.


Prolimatech Genesis CPU Cooler Review

This is a very interesting cooler by Prolimatech

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post #2 of 43
Looks hawt, 2in1 cpu and ram cooler
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I can see the engineers in their office...

"A simple one-directional flexural load wasn't enough to break the mobo. How about a flexural load AND some twisting action!!!"
    
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That red one looks amazing. Now I have to decide between a TRUE Black and this.
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and you cant use any memories with a big heatsink on them. great. I'm out.
    
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post #6 of 43
Have fun installing that thing
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Originally Posted by DarkRyder View Post
and you cant use any memories with a big heatsink on them. great. I'm out.
No look closer. You can.



Dominators can fit underneath easily.
Edited by Riou - 5/24/11 at 1:35pm
post #8 of 43
I would have placed the fan that is horisontal in a pull configuration so that some of the air that would go down toward the ram would not get sucked into the 2nd radiator that shoots the heat out the back
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Really nice idea with the RAM cooling as well!
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Just when i thought they couldn't possibly add another design of cooler to the mix. It looks like a silver arrow that has been bent in half.

All that metal and it performs exactly the same as my much much smaller zalman cooler, These days cooler designs are 70% looks 30% performance
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