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Also to georc I do Want this cool better than a h70 but I'm not expecting the world and this is only a temporary situation. So you are correct sir!
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The reason I don't want a 240 is because I want to mount the 120 on the exhaust of the case. A 240 would be a waste since I could not use it when I purchase a 360.
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post #13 of 20
spend the extra $15 and Get the 360 now, you know you will get it later anyway. If, later, you find that the 360 isn't enough for both the CPU+GPU THEN add a 120. Right now as it is, you might not need the 120 at all. Besides, your CPU will have super low temps until you get the GPUs added to the loop, instead of mediocre ones if you got a cheap 120. Spending $15 now might save you $40 over all if you end up not needing the 120. Think about it. This was USED man, Tink about it.
Edited by qwertymac93 - 5/30/11 at 2:42pm
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Qwerty I think you right because the more I read about that swiftech it is a really good buy. Thanks for all the help guys now I just got to convince the wife!
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I'm not telling you to get a 240, I'm saying that if you can put a cpu and one gpu on a 240 and have good temps then you should easily get good temps with a 360 and 2 gpus. If you get the 360 now then you won't have to replace it. You should be fine with it and 2 gpus, and if really wanted too you could actually add a 240 later.

Infact, look at it like this a swiftech 360 + 240 is 100, an rx 360 alone is 90 and add a 120 to that and its 140.

Swiftech 360+240 cools better than a xspx rx 360+120 and it costs 50 bucks less.

Your case can house a 360 up top and 240 below too be honest getting this would gurantee better cooling than buying a thick or thin 120 now, and then a thick 360 later, and it would be 50 bucks less. This cooling is more than you will need even and it's cheaper.
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Qwerty I think you right because the more I read about that swiftech it is a really good buy. Thanks for all the help guys now I just got to convince the wife!
Haha... because I wasn't the one telling you to get the swiftech 360 all along...
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post #17 of 20
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nametagg be advised I was viewing all this from my windows phone earlier so i could not see all the post at one time. I do agree with your recommendation now and I am about to pull the trigger on the recommended radiator especially since it is so cheap on newegg. Thank everyone for all the help!
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Why do you say "might be enough" if people are cooling their cpus with corsair h50 which this should be better than? It might not be super cold but it should at least be enough. Or am I mistaken?
No, you would be correct. I just dont know how much he is going to overclock the CPU. I probably should of asked.
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Lol I wasn't mad or anything I was just saying that the entire time haha.

But the 360 and 240 would be some great cooling.
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Well guys I ordered the swiftech 360 from newegg. I don't really plan on going over 4.2 with my overclock. Yall all gave great advice thanks guys!
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