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CNPS9700, Scythe Infinity or a Tuniq Tower

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Well since I wont' be going water this year I was thinking of buying a new CPU cooler to hold me over for the next year or so. Money isn't that big of an issue really since air is way cheaper than water. Which one do you think though? CNPS9700, Scythe Infinity or a Tuniq Tower? If you had a review with your statement, that'd be really cool also but not required. Thanks!
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post #2 of 46
If you have the cash, get a Tuniq. THe tower will blow the other two out of the water. (uhh....air?)
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post #3 of 46
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Lol. If I can find one too! Anyone else second the tuniq? I really like the CNPS9700 since my 9500 has taken me to 2.8Ghz. I think with a more efficent cooler I can hit 3Ghz without water!
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Can't seem to find a review for Tuniq Tower with Comparison to other HSFs. Anyone know of one?
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post #5 of 46
YES! BERET CAME BACK FROM THE DARK SIDE! AIR BABY! Yo, we're getting you to 3.0Ghz man. I have a newly restored faith in you.

I am getting the 9700 just because I don't have room in my case for the tuniq with my window fans. Otherwise I'd have probably gotten that. But go with w/e. We'll get you there!
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post #6 of 46
If you can find it, get the tuniq
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post #7 of 46
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I meant I coulnd't find the Tuniq
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post #8 of 46
Look on ebay. Its out of stock everywhere else I think.
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post #9 of 46
1) Tunic
2) Scythe (I've heard it's a pain to install though)
3) Zalman (depends heavily on case air flow)
    
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post #10 of 46
Tuniq gets my vote, its an incredible cooler and very quiet for its size
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