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I'm eyeing this one, Watercool Heat Transformer Series. But, every brand claims "absolute top cooling performance" or "uncompromising performance", "most ridiculous radiator for performance", etc.

So what's the real scoop?
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post #2 of 21
Depends on your needs, space inside the case and fans you want to use.
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post #3 of 21
Marketing!

The radiator can only cool what the FAN can handle.

U can get a 400bucks rad if u want, but if u put sloppy fans on it, it will be %@&$^@)

Always look at reviews, look for the best fans/radiator combination, that wil give u the best performance/price
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OK , and ur invoice? i can post products to ...
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OK , and ur invoice? i can post products to ...
i dont even know what that means....
    
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post #7 of 21
so u think u post product without ur own experience?
hes gonna buy it?

Damn ur a egocentric guy.
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post #8 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by k.3nny View Post
so u think u post product without ur own experience?
hes gonna buy it?

Damn ur a egocentric guy.
ok bro have a nice day.
    
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post #9 of 21
Does it matter whether the radiator takes 120 or 140mm fans, JDlugosz?
post #10 of 21
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Originally Posted by k.3nny View Post
so u think u post product without ur own experience?
hes gonna buy it?

Damn ur a egocentric guy.
At least his is on topic. You're a jerk.

OP - there are thick rads, thin, ones that require high speed fans, or low speed for optimal performance. Water cooling is an expensive thing, and can get worse if mistakes are made.
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