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Poll Results: Water or Air?

Poll expired: Jun 11, 2011  
  • 75% (27)
    Corsair
  • 25% (9)
    Zalman
36 Total Votes  
post #11 of 28
I love my H50, I vote Corsair
   
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post #12 of 28
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Originally Posted by bufu994 View Post
or maybe wait a bit and get this one http://www.nzxt.com/new/products/cpu_cooler/havik_140

as iv seen so far it should be super silent and still even perform better then the ones u selected
Review here:
http://www.silentpcreview.com/article1205-page1.html
Seems okay but doesn't stand out especially for the price.
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post #13 of 28
I would stray away from the corsair coolers. I had high temps with my h50 @ 4ghz. Left a bad taste in my mouth. Get a traditional watercooling loop.
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post #14 of 28
Noctua NH-D14 is about $93.00 shipped.
Thermalright Silver Arrow is about $79.00 + shipping.
Thermalright Archon is about $80 + shipping.
For water cooler a XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 is about $130 + shipping. Plus this kit is about 10c cooler the these air coolers.

EDIT
Any of this air coolers or the water cooling will beat those air and water cooler you pick out.
Edited by dixson01974 - 6/6/11 at 5:26pm
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post #15 of 28
Thread Starter 
Gosh thanks all for the response! Will continue my search.
post #16 of 28
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Originally Posted by langer1972 View Post
I use this cooler on my CPU and it rocks!!!!

http://www.coolitsystems.com/index.php/en/eco.html
i got the same Cooler and it works awesome in a push pull config im at 3.6GHz from 2.6 stock and my temps have not passed 43C even well stress testing also on a side note Woot 1GHz OC
    
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post #17 of 28
Ah, I am feeling some regret for not purchasing a NH-D14 for 60$ a few weeks ago

However, I'd have to agree on either the D14 or the Silverarrow if you plan on spending around 60-70$ for a CPU cooler, granted if you can get them on sale.
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post #18 of 28
75% of you voted for the H70?!?! What a bunch of trolls.
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post #19 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lindyrig View Post
Hey guys, posting here because I want a non-bias opinion on cooling. I have decided on 2 different coolers for when I decide to go 4.0GHz+

It's going to be my B-Day present from my wife!

I was thinking either the Corsair H70 or the Zalman CNPS9900MAX (Blue LED).

If you really feel the need to post something about different coolers be my guest. These are just the ones I like.

Corsair - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...181013&Tpk=H70

Zalman - http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118074


As far as compound goes I will be using Arctic Silver 5.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-007-_-Product
H70's fine for you
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post #20 of 28
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Originally Posted by charlie310 View Post
75% of you voted for the H70?!?! What a bunch of trolls.
True, but out of the 2 coolers the op posted the H70 is the better cooler.

EDIT
But there are cheaper and better coolers out their then H70.
Edited by dixson01974 - 6/6/11 at 10:51pm
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