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XSPC is a popular and reputable brand in the water cooling industry, well known for their excellent designs and affordable products. If you are a water cooling enthusiast then chances are you are very familiar with XSPC, and may very well even have some of their products in your system.
The XSPC Rasa was released some time ago, and while it's been a great water block, and also very popular, it seems XSPC has decided to continue to build upon that success, and has launched their latest CPU block: the RayStorm. This new product shares many similarities of its predecessors, but promises to produce better performance numbers. The new block sure looks great, but Performance is King as we say around here, so today we'll find out if XSPC has managed to succeed or succumb to its own claims.
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Edited by alwang17 - 11/9/11 at 3:00am
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Looks great! Wonder if it comes in red
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Looks great! Wonder if it comes in red
you should be able to switch out the led
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Originally Posted by ReignsOfPower View Post
Looks great! Wonder if it comes in red
as far as i can see, they're just 2 3mm leds running on molex, so doesn't look like you're limited in colour choice!

i'm liking it so far...wonder what the price will be
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Just tonight I switched my blue ones for red ones, very simple procedure if you've a soldering iron handy.
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Just tonight I switched my blue ones for red ones, very simple procedure if you've a soldering iron handy.

Why use a soldering iron when you can just use a terminal block
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Reminds me of Tron.

 

I might pick this up over the winter.

    
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Wow, It's very nice. Awesome performance.
    
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I love XSPC. Great affordable products.
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