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The Antec and Corsair sealed water cooling units are made by the same company - Asetek.

You are correct but they use different parts and In my experience and research the antecs khulers are higher quality and perform better.
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You are correct but they use different parts and In my experience and research they are higher quality and perform better.

If by the better one being Antec I totally agree. The flexible tubing on the Antec is more than worthy of a recommendation over the Corsair equivalent.
    
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How do you guys like this case? I watched a review on it by Tom Logan over on Overclock3D and am really considering building a little Intel powerhouse rig with it.

No disrespect to all the TJ08-E lovers, but I had one and brought a FT03 instead. I love the styling, uniqueness, and tech involved in the FT03 much more, and it is definitely my most favorite case of all time, coming right in front of the FT01. The TJ08-E is just too generic. Sure you can mod the hell out of it, but at the end of the day it is just a shrunken ATX tower ;_;
    
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If by the better one being Antec I totally agree. The flexible tubing on the Antec is more than worthy of a recommendation over the Corsair equivalent.

Fixed the "they" and not only the tubing, the pump is better as well, cold plates are similar and i think the rads are slightly different inside but the antec performs 2-4 degrees better.
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No disrespect to all the TJ08-E lovers, but I had one and brought a FT03 instead. I love the styling, uniqueness, and tech involved in the FT03 much more, and it is definitely my most favorite case of all time, coming right in front of the FT01. The TJ08-E is just too generic. Sure you can mod the hell out of it, but at the end of the day it is just a shrunken ATX tower ;_;

Some people like that sort of thing. thumb.gif
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Yeah, and the FT02 is not only not that great at cooling, the price is just too much for being "different" And I simply don't need that big of case, i'll take your spot in the club, I get my TJ08-E tomorrow

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Fixed the "they" and not only the tubing, the pump is better as well, cold plates are similar and i think the rads are slightly different inside but the antec performs 2-4 degrees better.


 

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If by the better one being Antec I totally agree. The flexible tubing on the Antec is more than worthy of a recommendation over the Corsair equivalent.


 

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You are correct but they use different parts and In my experience and research the antecs khulers are higher quality and perform better.

 

 

 

Condering ALOT more peeps on the forum have Corsairs vs Antecs, I have a hard time believing any of this
 

 

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Condering ALOT more peeps on the forum have Corsairs vs Antecs, I have a hard time believing any of this

Just b/c something is popular doesn't mean it's the better choice. thumb.gif
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Just b/c something is popular doesn't mean it's the better choice. thumb.gif

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People will go with Corsair out of sheer blind loyalty. I bet that if you ask the majority of people for PSU recommendations you'll get Corsair this, Corsair that.

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Hope you like the case man. Like I said, I am not trying to put anything down, but it just felt too regular for my tastes. However, it does have awesome cooling and is practically silent with the 180mm fan on low settings. It is my #2 for the best mATX case as the Fractal is just too large to even consider. I think you will be surprised at how small the TJ08-E is in person btw smile.gif
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Condering ALOT more peeps on the forum have Corsairs vs Antecs, I have a hard time believing any of this

 

Corsair advertised more and people like the brand which I certainly cant argue I like corsair a lot but like i said their cooling solutions lack a little still not bad but much better options available at the price.
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