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I went from H50 (RMA) -> H60 (RMA) -> Noctua NH-D14

I'm never going back to cheap closed water again.

The Noctua can run my 3570K at 4.5 at 5v or 4.8 at 7v without a problem and both settings are very silent (5v almost inaudible)

At 12v it matches my friends new H110 from Corsair. redface.gif
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How much will that end up costing with freight?

My guess is a good cooling to start with is cheaper.

Nan's Gaming Gear has Thermalright cooler down under now. SA SB-E Extreme (L155xW130xH165mm (with both TY-143 fan installed), SA SB-E (L170xW130xH169mm), Archon SB-E (D155xW53xH170mm, D80xH175mm with TY-150), HR-02, True Spirit 140, etc. pretty much in that order are all good.

http://www.nansgaminggear.com.au/cpu-coolers/#.UTC_q_J0ejx
post #43 of 119
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yea may go for a PH-TC14PE becasue i dont like the colour of nh-d14
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Originally Posted by noobdown View Post

I didn't post the list to show what coolers could mount. I posted it for the thermal results. Whats the point of buying a cooler that cant do what you need? this way with numbers he/she has a better grasps of things.
Maybe you should have said what you were posting it for.

Frostytech is not the best source of cooling results. there are several better ones actually using a CPU to test with or showing a much broader spread in wattage steps.
post #45 of 119
Noctuas are ugly (Stock fan, duh) and only pretty much work best at low fan speeds (stock fan speed) compared to other Heatsinks
The phanteks look awesome
Deepcool Assassin does look discrete, like a Assassin for a G1.Assassin (Pun not intended)
But the stock fans are utter crap, slap some 3 AFB1212H-PWMs and you are good biggrin.gif
And generally more heatpipes = better, the assassin has 8 of them! NO LESS THAN 8!
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is the theramltake frio any good for cooling my cpu
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no it's good for grinding meat. smile.gif

Seriously, it's already been answered... The Phanteks is the best cooler. With the Silver Arrow, Archon D14, Frio Extreme etc beeing very close behing (at a simila rnoise level that is) The regular Frio and Frio OCK are not worth it.
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ok
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hey is the PH-TC12DX any goood ?
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Yeah it's good.
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