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i get 27-32 idle with Noctua NH-D14 and iam satisfied with it. but you should check the compatibility first.. My Corsair Vengeance had really Close position ( Really...Really Close....) with the HSF.
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post #22 of 43
Budget: Hyper 212+
Performance: NH-D14, Silver Arrow
In between: Venomous X, Megahalem, Archon, Dark Knight
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post #23 of 43
Another in-between is actually the Thermaltake Frio. I friggin' love this thing! It's like a slightly higher-end "in between".
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post #24 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by itzzjason View Post
Budget: Hyper 212+
Performance: NH-D14, Silver Arrow
In between: Venomous X, Megahalem, Archon, Dark Knight
I was going to get the Silver Arrow, but I had two Excalibur fans lying around so I figured I'd give them a try on the Megahalem; temps are great and I'm very happy. I'm not sure what you mean by "performance", but from the temps I see posted by others with those coolers, my setup seems to easliy be on par with those two.

I can't comment on the noise levels of the D14 or Silver Arrow or what the OP means by quite, but my setup is not loud, but it's not wisper quite either.

~Altstadt
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post #25 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Altstadt View Post
I was going to get the Silver Arrow, but I had two Excalibur fans lying around so I figured I'd give them a try on the Megahalem; temps are great and I'm very happy. I'm not sure what you mean by "performance", but from the temps I see posted by others with those coolers, my setup seems to easliy be on par with those two.

I can't comment on the noise levels of the D14 or Silver Arrow or what the OP means by quite, but my setup is not loud, but it's not wisper quite either.

~Altstadt
Performance means "best air cooling".
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post #26 of 43
Quote:
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Performance means "best air cooling".
Really?

Well, I guess the setup I have puts it in the "performance" category. Since the Megahalem doesn't ship with fans, it would depend on the ones you use.

Like I said, if this setup would not have made me happy, I would have picked up the Silver Arrow without question, but I can't see a way either of the other two would be better than what I have now.

~Altstadt
Edited by Altstadt - 8/5/11 at 12:36pm
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post #27 of 43
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Quote:
Originally Posted by itzzjason View Post
Budget: Hyper 212+
Performance: NH-D14, Silver Arrow
In between: Venomous X, Megahalem, Archon, Dark Knight
are they all pretty quiet?
    
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are they all pretty quiet?
Other than the Megahalem in my current system, the only other one I have knowledge of is the Dark Knight; I used it in a system I built for one of my daughters; it's quiet and effective. It's not on an overclocked 2500/2600, but it is on an overclocked 955BE and it performs fine; load temps in the mid 50's.

The 1090 in my sig below has a CM V8 and the load temps on it are in the mid to upper 50's. It's louder than the Dark Knight and on par with my Megahalem.

On the Megahalem, how it performs and how quite it is will depend upon the fan/fans you mount on it.

~Altstadt
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post #29 of 43
I ran a Hyper 212+ on my 2600k before upgrading to the H80. It performed reasonably well (idle 30-31c with 25-26c ambient) and load temps were acceptable. At stock speeds I was looking at 65c under load and a 4.5GHz overclock saw temps rise to 72c+, which is why I swapped to the H80. I'm now seeing load temps at 4.5GHz at no higher than 62-63c, so almost 10c improvement over the 212+.

One to avoid is the Freezer 7 Pro rev. 2. I got this first as it was cheap and had seemingly good reviews. While it provides decent enough cooling at stock speeds, it cannot handle overclocks very well. I couldn't get past 4GHz without temps passing 75c.
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post #30 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by replay View Post
are they all pretty quiet?
The Silver Arrow and NH-D14 are not only quiet with the stock fans, but they outperform ever other air cooler.
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