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post #11 of 15
The Phanteks, Silver Arrow Alpenföhn K2 and the Archon with a second TY-140 are a bit better than the D14.

the h100 is a bit better performance wise, too, but lacks heavily when it comes to the performance/noise aspect. It's at two or three times as loud compared to all those air coolers mentioned above.
Edited by Elohim - 10/13/11 at 10:57am
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post #12 of 15
depends on your needs and how you define better. personally i'd say either an orochi or a godhand is better but there are so many things that has to line up for them to work properly. and they are only better because they're quieter.
post #13 of 15
Depends. From what I've seen, the D14 is better off with stock, SA for overclocking, and the new Phantek cooler seems to be on par with both, D14 for stock, SA for overclocking. I would say they're all pretty equal though.
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I'd like to try the Phanteks, especially as I have already owned an Arrow and D14.
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post #15 of 15
You can't go wrong with the NH-D14
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