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Is the Corsair 100 just as good as a custom loop with swiftech 360 and mcp 35x?

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post #2 of 9
The 360 would have a lot more surface area for more heat dissipation than the 240mm on the H100.
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So custom better?

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post #4 of 9
Yeah, custom usually beats the closed-loop coolers when you go past 240 radiators.
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post #5 of 9
If you afraid of going totally custom or don't want to spend a ton of money the XSPC Rasa Kit's are pretty good. They have 2 360 versions. The difference is in the Radiators, the RX is thicker but better, and the RS is normal sized but not as good performance(still pretty good performance though).
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post #6 of 9
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Is the Corsair 100 just as good as a custom loop with swiftech 360 and mcp 35x?

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post #7 of 9
Custom will always beat out an all in one cooler like the H100.

But sadly I don't have the time nor patience to set up a loop and maintain it every few months all the while wondering if the thing is going to leak all over my components.

So I bought an H100 to replace my NH-D14, haven't been disappointed since. smile.gif
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post #8 of 9
The H100 rad is a joke.
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post #9 of 9
Custom loop will out do the corsair H100 in anyway shape or form..
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