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Two reviews up. Great looking cooler.

http://www.hitechlegion.com/reviews/cooling/heatsinks/38484-be-quiet-dark-rock-pro-3-cpu-cooler-review
http://www.hardwareluxx.de/index.php/artikel/hardware/kuehlung/29376-be-quiet-dark-rock-pro-3-im-test.html
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two more:

http://www.technic3d.com/review/kuehler/1638-be-quiet-dark-rock-pro-3/4.htm#oc

http://www.pc-max.de/artikel/kuehlung/test-be-quiet-dark-rock-pro-3-cpu-kuehler-im-test/14490#g21050-OC
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Gorgeous, but like the 2 isn't it REALLY hard to find here in the states?
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Gorgeous, but like the 2 isn't it REALLY hard to find here in the states?

NCIX is the company that imports all bequiet products, last I checked.
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Gorgeous, but like the 2 isn't it REALLY hard to find here in the states?
The availability isn't great yet but it is improving and like the above said, NCIX stock most of their stuff. Just give it a while until they get fully established over there.

Would love to see some results vs the Dark Rock Pro 2, I'm assuming there is only about a 2-3 degree difference.
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I have no need for one, I just know when the 2 came out the big issue was finding them. Even NCIX USA site doesn't show them, they show the silentwings and its out of stock.
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I think NCIX is receiving the new products, as I checked last week, and only the Dark Rock 2 was available.
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First impression: It's not much of an improvement & most reviews put it on par with the NH-U14S

The pc-max review also puts it louder than the Dark Rock 2?
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From what I understood when browsing the articles, it seems there's no change to that suspicious mounting system where you have to tighten screws from the back of the motherboard or something.
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Hey guys,

We had a little shortage on the Dark Rock 2s, they are basically out of stock everywhere. We are shipping the Dark Rock 3 series to the US at this moment so you will be able to buy those latest mid February at NCIX for example.

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