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Looks pretty nice. However, as others said...there are better options out there depending on your style.

As for me...I think I can do without...

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Does this add more horsepower?
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Does this add more horsepower?

Adds 50% to your multiplier. teaching.gif
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I'm interested in upgrading my memory. These would look awesome in my rig in red! biggrin.gif

Yes, red would look great on my rig too. Too bad they only offer white (which the RAM already comes with) and blue. "Customize," my arse. Weak, Corsair, very weak...

JML
post #55 of 130
Yeah the release of the light bars for the Dominator Platinums was pretty disappointing. I expected to be able to change the stock white light into different colors of downwash lighting. Was hoping for red.
Edited by rjmana - 2/12/13 at 11:27pm
post #56 of 130
I posted these in the OCN Water Cooling Club photo thread, but I'll repost here for everyone's reference:



My upgrade kit came with red, white, and blue lenses. I don't know why Corsair's site says it only comes with blue and white... I ordered directly from them the day it was released. You can even see from the box that it was intended to also be released with red.

As requested I swapped in the red light bar lenses tonight on my Corsair Dominator Platinums for a test photo:

Corsair Dominator Platinum with red lenses test photo

... honestly it's a lighter red, not a dark shade at all since you are still using the white LED light bar and it's just a colored lens.

I use the blue lenses normally:



I find it pretty odd that there's no real documentation anywhere that I can find that Corsair is sending their light bar upgrade kits out with blue, white, AND red lenses considering all the fuss ppl are raising about red not being available. The box mine came in is clearly a production retail box, and I've had them for weeks, so I dunno. I guess noone is posting pics up.

...or I'm the only idiot that bought these things. eh-smiley.gif
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Avexir already do this and they have it in a variety of colours and allow your name to be put into the actual memory SPD info under "part number"
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My upgrade kit came with red, white, and blue lenses. I don't know why Corsair's site says it only comes with blue and white... I ordered directly from them the day it was released. You can even see from the box that it was intended to also be released with red
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I find it pretty odd that there's no real documentation anywhere that I can find that Corsair is sending their light bar upgrade kits out with blue, white, AND red lenses considering all the fuss ppl are raising about red not being available. The box mine came in is clearly a production retail box, and I've had them for weeks, so I dunno. I guess noone is posting pics up.

...or I'm the only idiot that bought these things. eh-smiley.gif

Well, I will buy them, if there is additional verification that they indeed do include red. If it is so, how on earth could Corsair's publicity wing get it so wrong??? Do they know so little about their own product?

JML
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Even with the red "upgrade", it's not really red and "white" light still flashes from the edges, which I think looks horrible ..

I'm thinking about unscrewing the things and paint them with acrylic red paint..

Edited by kpriess - 2/14/13 at 1:38am
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i could get the same exact effect with a red sharpie. done it multiple times in my days of building gundam model kits.
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