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hey is the PH-TC12DX any goood ?

yes, it is a decent cooler. not as good as the Phanteks PH-TC14PE but still decent.
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so if im oc my cpu will the PH-TC12DX get rid of the very well or just get the PH-TC14PE for $108 and that with shipping to australia
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Man, I must say that I have been incredibly impressed with my Silver Arrow. With cold ambient temps it took my 8350 to 5ghz with a top temp of 47C*.
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If you're willing to get great performance and have time looking for good delta fans (I don't mean the uncontrollable jetpack type, i mean the AFB1212H-PWM)
You can try searching for a Deepcool Ice Blade GS or the new Pro v2.0 version
Great thick HUGE heatsinks but suffer from problems because of the crappy stock fan
It has a unreal amount of surface area but is a direct contact type. But for the price of a Ice Blade Pro v2.0 something rather a Neptwin is much better
Thing is though, it's really thick and dense and they slapped a silent but crappy (in my head) fan in the original and model and yet another time ...
What's the point of using a silent fan when you have PWM control on the fans? mad.gif

Thing is though why i'll say you should try the Ice Blade GS before the phantek ph-tc12dx is because the Ice Blade GS is seriously dense and 22mm thicker as well
If you have time to look around for 2 AFB1212H-PWM which i highly recommend for this caliber of a heatsink
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so there no point buying the phantek ph-tc12dx
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Dude, you should first think about what you want to archieve (noise/performance/price), then tell us.
Then tell us where you could actually buy wich coolers from, for what price, give links. Also what does your system look like?
That would make a lot more sense than throwing random coolers into the discussion.
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ok i want to get up 4ghz on my phemon x4 955be
i sometimes shop at amazon, ebay, www.ple.com.au or http://www.msy.com.au/default.jsp?category=140
and i dont much nosie
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Wich case, wich height?
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PH-TC14PE may be a few degrees better than NH-D14, but it will also be louder.

Imo nothing beats the D14 for ppl that want silence and dont care about looks.

But PH-TC14PE is good too. I have both.


Noise Level : http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/4453/phanteks_ph_tc14pe_cpu_cooler_review/index9.html

PH-TC14PE vs NH-D14 : http://www.kitguru.net/components/henry-butt/phanteks-ph-tc14pe-vs-noctua-nh-d14-cpu-cooler-review/5/
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