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hey, im looking to get a cpu cooler for my htpc and was wondering which is better corsair or Antec Kuhler H2O? im looking either for an h40,h50 or h60 for corsair and for Antec its the 620. which one is better?

if anybody as one 4 sale let me know
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hey, im looking to get a cpu cooler for my htpc and was wondering which is better corsair or Antec Kuhler H2O? im looking either for an h40,h50 or h60 for corsair and for Antec its the 620. which one is better?
if anybody as one 4 sale let me know
H40 from corsair fatter rad are get H100 and antec are nice too but thermaltake has nice ones too

corsair H100 dual rad
CORSAIR H40 single rad
Thermaltake CLW0217 Water 2.0 Extreme dual rad
Thermal-take WATER2.0 Pro single rad Closed-Loop
i recommend the thermal-take more then the corsair though as you can see all of thermal-take has 5 stars
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H40 from corsair fatter rad are get H100 and antec are nice too but thermaltake has nice ones too
corsair H100 dual rad
CORSAIR H40 single rad
Thermaltake CLW0217 Water 2.0 Extreme dual rad
Thermal-take WATER2.0 Pro single rad Closed-Loop
i recommend the thermal-take more then the corsair though as you can see all of thermal-take has 5 stars

I didn't understand any of that....

@deathlikeeric: I have a few questions. 1: how much money do you have to spend.

2: What CPU do you have and how much do you want to overclock it

3: would you consider air cooling if I told you it was a lot better for a lower budget.
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I didn't understand any of that....
@deathlikeeric: I have a few questions. 1: how much money do you have to spend.
2: What CPU do you have and how much do you want to overclock it
3: would you consider air cooling if I told you it was a lot better for a lower budget.

i gave him 4 options for top closed loop's 2 being 240 rads 2 being 120 rads
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i have a intel g520 dual core and im looking to spend around 40-50$
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Intel g520? is that overclockable even? I'd get the Antec Kuhler h2o 620 myself, but if the processor isn't overclockable, I'd go for an Air-cooler like the Cooler Master Hyper 212+
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Intel g520? is that overclockable even? I'd get the Antec Kuhler h2o 620 myself, but if the processor isn't overclockable, I'd go for an Air-cooler like the Cooler Master Hyper 212+

I would second this.
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i gave him 4 options for top closed loop's 2 being 240 rads 2 being 120 rads

How are those Thermaltake coolers the top?? I have not heard of those coolers. Antec 620 or Corsair are the top Closed Loop Sysytems that everyone talks about for a reason.

Another thing. (And this is something that should have been asked along with budget and amount he/she wants to overclock.)


WHAT CASE?

Typical HTPC cases will not be able to house a 240 rad anyway. So why would you recommend one? For that Intel G520 I would go with the H50. You can usually find one at a good price. Here's a amazon Link.

But a Cooler master Hyper 212+ would be perfect. If it fits in the case.
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How are those Thermaltake coolers the top?? I have not heard of those coolers. Antec 620 or Corsair are the top Closed Loop Sysytems that everyone talks about for a reason.
Another thing. (And this is something that should have been asked along with budget and amount he/she wants to overclock.)
WHAT CASE?
Typical HTPC cases will not be able to house a 240 rad anyway. So why would you recommend one? For that Intel G520 I would go with the H50. You can usually find one at a good price. Here's a amazon Link.
But a Cooler master Hyper 212+ would be perfect. If it fits in the case.

im a mod-er if the rad don''t fit ill make it fit and cause I have herd nothing wrong with theme i here they are the endow and all 5 star ratings and there's single rads there too wat case does-sent have 1 120m
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