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I want an Athlon IIX4 @ "possibly" 4 Ghz ,or as close as its stable , and later an 1090T Oc 4Ghz,or more .

So is the V8 good for that , or no ? I hardly can order anything , but the V8 is now in stock , so i could get it locally .

Also there is a Noctua NH-U9B SE2 for 25% less .
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post #2 of 19
Yea v8 is a great cooler, Used to have one.
However I'm not sure how they compare to a Hyper 212+
post #3 of 19
Hyper 212+ for performance and value.
    
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post #4 of 19
v8 is good but not worth all the money.


212 is better
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post #5 of 19
Its a good cooler, i think it gets bashed too much. Yes its a bloody expensive piece of kit for the performance it puts out, BUT the price aside it does keep most chips cool with flying colours. The cooler itself is like marmite, you either love it or hate it.
Edited by Rowey - 7/22/11 at 4:06am
post #6 of 19
The price to performane is not that good compared to other coolers
Mugen 2
Cm212
Just to name a few
I got the venomous x for like 50bucks.
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post #7 of 19
Had one and didn't like it.
Pricey, bulky and didn't cool all that well.

212+ recommended.
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post #8 of 19
Just buy a h50!
post #9 of 19
Have one, good cooler but expensive. Youre better of with a Thermalright TRUE, Venomus X or a Noctua NH12
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post #10 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rowey View Post
Just buy a h50!
Might as well get the venemous x or some other high end cooler cause it will beat it.
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