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Taking after the existing Thermalright Archon heatsink, the SB-E X2 will feature a slim design of just 53 mm across, making it friendly with RAM kits of any kind. The Archon SB-E X2 also borrows the same eight 6 mm copper heatpipe design from its predecessor, making it just as efficient at dispersing heat. The heatsink is also fully nickel-plated to reduce oxidation, rust and improve overall appearance.

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/thermalright-archon-sb-e-x2-cooler,19278.html

 

I really need to buy a Thermalright product soon, they look so beastly...

This cooler also has no clearance issues!


Edited by funfortehfun - 12/2/12 at 3:29pm
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looks epic!
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Saw that on Amazon earlier today. Not for sale yet, but it will be interesting to see how it stacks up. I loved my Archon Rev.A, but now I'm selling it having moved onto a closed loop and hopefully custom loop in the future.

The TY-140s are some of my favorite fans. I had some on a Hyper 212+ and it made it dead quiet and dropped the temps. The TY-141s seem to be right around as good as the 140s in noise and performance, so this should be a pretty solid perfomer. That said, there are so many awesome heatsinks out right now that we'll have to wait and see how it performs and where it's priced at.
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