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Opinions on NZXT Havik 140

post #1 of 12
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hey i'm looking forward to buy this cooler instead of my crap intel stock cooler but i need opinions about it first should i buy it and or do you guys recommend something else?

EDIT: BTW it's on sale on newegg http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835146011
post #2 of 12
It's mediocre. I'd rather get the Hyper 612 if you can find it, or an HR-02 Macho.
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post #3 of 12
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835103065

^ The Hyper 212+, awesome cooler, best bang for your buck.
post #4 of 12
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i heard that the hyper 212+ is loud so noise is big for me i want something quite on idle and load
post #5 of 12
i really like those fans tho. but for that price you might as well step it up a notch and just go for the silver arrow
   
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post #6 of 12
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lol that thing is like a mammoth inside my case it makes the mobo look like a small baby
post #7 of 12
i didnt test it myself, but from all the reviews i#ve read it seems to be on par with the other single tower high end heatsinks from thelikesof thermalright and prolimatech...
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post #8 of 12
Performance is really good, price/perf not so good, compared to Macho:
http://www.cowcotland.com/articles/8...les-vrais.html
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post #9 of 12
For $70 you're better off with the H60 or the Antec H20 620, which is better/quieter than the H60 and their performance is actually great.
    
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post #10 of 12
just posted some tests here . check them out
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