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So i am going to rebuild my rig and clean it up a bit

I want a all in one watercooler, but i cant decide between the h100i and the h110

I Will pair the h100i with sp120 "s
Or the h110 with af140. I know the static pressure is not Great on the af 140 but how much performance impact Will it really have???

I Will be getting the carbide air 540 so either rad Will fit. I Want to stick with those fans because of the colour scheme

Ill be Cooling a 4770k

Also is push pull worth the extra money?!?
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post #2 of 8
For the fans static pressure to performance. It depends in the rad, a higher static pressure will always give better performance but some rads like low rpm fans and some like high rpm fans.

If it has a low FPI (fins per inch) a low rpm fan is better (under 1600 or so) if it has a high FPII a higher rpm fan will benefit it more.

You will get better performance out of the H110 becuase it has a bigger rad, 140mm fans compared too 120mm fans more surface to cool.
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Anyone else ??
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Also push pull can get you a couple degrees better bout 2-3c.

Short way to put it more surface to cool better temps you will get. bigger rad will help.
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Originally Posted by spikezone2004 View Post

Also push pull can get you a couple degrees better bout 2-3c.

Short way to put it more surface to cool better temps you will get. bigger rad will help.

The only thing i am worried about is the static pressure on the af140 ( i think it was 0.86 h20)
Is that enough?
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post #6 of 8
It is a 140mm fan so I believe they have lower static pressure however that is rather low, my cougar 120mm are 2.2.

are those the fans you already have or are planning on getting? the noctua 140mm are 1.46
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post #7 of 8
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Originally Posted by spikezone2004 View Post

It is a 140mm fan so I believe they have lower static pressure however that is rather low, my cougar 120mm are 2.2.

are those the fans you already have or are planning on getting? the noctua 140mm are 1.46

Just had a look at the cougar vortex 140 1.87 static pressure. But the red ones look like orange !?
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post #8 of 8
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I think ill just get the corsair sp 120 with fan adapters to 140mm and put it in the h110
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