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Which 7950 Cooler?

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So my 7950 gets loud and quite hot so I want to change the cooler

Do I grab the Arctic Cooling Accelero Xtreme 7970?

Or do I custom watercool using a h50/h60/h70/antec kuhler?

Opinions please, especially by those that already have either of these and post temps :-D


Price wise the Accelero is £55 brand new
A h50 with sinks and bracket etc is going to set me back around £69 unless I can pick things up cheap so the Accelero is defo a lot cheaper...
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what clocks are you running at and what temps are you getting ? the PCS+ is a very good cooler. there are many users who have commented positively on the cooler. if you want a better cooler get the accelero xtreme 7970.
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It is a good cooler but loud!

I'm running 1000/1575 and Max temp is around low 70's so temps are not bad but during games at them temps it sounds like a jet engine!

Think I might go for the accelero, mainly because of price
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Originally Posted by liamstears View Post

It is a good cooler but loud!
Think I might go for the accelero, mainly because of price

the accelero is a very good choice. very quiet even at max fan speeds. fantastic cooling and keeps temps below 60c at 100% fan speeds while remaining quiet.

http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970_5.html#sect1

http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/cooling/34809-arctic-accelero-xtreme-7970-vga-cooler/?page=4
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