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post #3011 of 10491
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Originally Posted by xernox View Post

Yeah so the Vengeance (52mm) wont fit with a Noctua and I don't really want to break the warranty after 1 day.
Might aswell go with the H100i.

Or use an other CPU cooler that fits with the RAM.

I'm in the same situation looking for high end air or CLC. All the top end air coolers cover the RAM slots it seems, including the Phanteks.
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post #3012 of 10491
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What are you using to cool that? I've got mine hovering at a safe 4.6 right now, i'm just worried that this little H80 won't be able to cool a 5ghz overclock.
Custom loop...koolance CPU block alphacool radiator swiftech pump...bits power res.I sit about 45-50° full load prime95 for a few hours
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post #3013 of 10491
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Looks crappy, seen the video presentation, but would never change that against my HAF XB. And look at the drive bays. that is awful.
post #3014 of 10491
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I still like the XB better. I like my MB flat as it takes the weight off of my gpu's with blocks on them. Plus the XB is cheaper. The corsair is nice, but no match for the XB to me
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Not really a copy is it? smile.gif there have been quite a few "box" cases over the years..
But still.. XB FTW!! cheers.gifthumb.gif
 
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yes there has been many box pc's but that 1 it just the xb put side ways
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hmm, well if that is true then i am loving the h80i, i have my cpu overclocked to 3.9 aswell so that is great. it was around 26 degrees idle with my gelid gx-7 and around 42-44 degrees full load.

To be honest i was going to overclock but when i started reading up on overclocking on my moboard all i seen where people saying don't overdo it because the all the chips on the board have no heatsink on them so you will fry em :/ getting the fomula v soon so that is when i will really see what the h80 is made of wink.gif

That's pretty low temps for that thing. My 8350 on my modded H80 is seeing mid 50's during gaming with the fans at medium high settings.
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That's pretty low temps for that thing. My 8350 on my modded H80 is seeing mid 50's during gaming with the fans at medium high settings.

What sort of OC have you got? Im looking to get a H80 but wondered how it was for OC'ing as most benchmarks are for Intel.
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Not really a copy is it? smile.gif there have been quite a few "box" cases over the years..
But still.. XB FTW!! cheers.gifthumb.gif

I wouldn't say it was a copy of an XB either, more like a copy of a CaseLabs case. They are just wider, normally orientated towers. Personally, I think that Corsair case would've been a better case if it were a copy of the XB.

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the Vengeance RAMs I had too earlier, but they are really very high. If you can change them to the LP version or to another brand, the Prolimatec Genesis could be your best friend. you can mount 2-3 140mm fans. and the areas arround the CPU will also cooled very good. But also here you can just use RAM Modules that are not higher than 49mm.





Have fun troubleshooting bad RAM with that cooler. What a freakin nightmare that would be! Hope you have a bucket of TIM handy. biggrin.gif

@Buxty, How high of an OC are you going for man? My little tower cooler works great for my setup, AND I can take all 4 stix in and out without touching the fans/cooler.
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post #3020 of 10491
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@Buxty, How high of an OC are you going for man? My little tower cooler works great for my setup, AND I can take all 4 stix in and out without touching the fans/cooler.

Just around 4.2-4.4Ghz and something to last me intro and part way through Steamroller. I mean temps are decent now on 4Ghz @ 1.30v but i really have to crank it up for any higher, and i dont mind dishing money out if it'll last.
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