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The GELID Icy Vision Rev 2. cooler utterly surpassed our expectations for it. The cooler destroyed the temperature and noise levels set by our stock cooler. With the GELID Icy Vision Rev 2 you really can have your cake and eat it, too… you just have to want 3 PCI slots’ worth of cake.

TechREACTION proudly recommends the GELID Icy Vision Rev 2. for performance enthusiasts, overclockers, gamers or that case ,od that needs something a little something extra.

The The GELID Icy Vision Rev 2. Cooler receives the TechREACTION.net Gold Silicon Award!

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http://www.techreaction.net/2011/10/12/review-gelid-icy-vision-rev-2-gpu-cooler/5/
post #2 of 19
I love to see innovation in the VGA cooler market. Only question: How are the RAM sinks? Seems like everybody overlooks this vital aspect.
post #3 of 19
Lolwut, why're they only just doing a review of this? It's so old.
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inb4 this one has a base/contact issue like the other icy visions tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by Cyph3r;15289508 
Lolwut, why're they only just doing a review of this? It's so old.

Rev. 2
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post #5 of 19
I wonder, what kind of temperature difference I will see if I install in my Twin Frozr II.
From the looks of it, not much. tongue.gif
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post #6 of 19
Why did they only test 1 cooler?

How's it compare to rev. 1? A shaman? other top coolers?

I understand the site may have got it free from Gelid, but you gotta stay objective.
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post #7 of 19
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Originally Posted by ChicknWafflZ;15289484 
I love to see innovation in the VGA cooler market. Only question: How are the RAM sinks? Seems like everybody overlooks this vital aspect.

Ram sinks aren't exactly vital, most are just for decoration IMO.
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post #8 of 19
Looks nice.. how does it compare to TFIII?
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Originally Posted by ColdRush;15292860 
Ram sinks aren't exactly vital, most are just for decoration IMO.
bahahaha! ... wait. srs?

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Originally Posted by ChicknWafflZ;15289484 
I love to see innovation in the VGA cooler market. Only question: How are the RAM sinks? Seems like everybody overlooks this vital aspect.
They look decent enough...

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Edited by BlackVenom - 10/13/11 at 9:47am
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post #9 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by ColdRush;15292860 
Ram sinks aren't exactly vital, most are just for decoration IMO.

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post #10 of 19
Why do these aftermarket cooler companies never integrate VRM cooling into their coolers? That's one of the hottest things on a graphics card, but they pay it no mind. That's why I only trust factory cooling solutions like Sapphire's Vapor-X, MSI Twin Frozr, ASUS Direct CUII, etc.
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