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[RT] Zalman Announces Reserator 3 Max Dual Liquid CPU Cooler

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ZALMAN today announced the Reserator 3 MAX Dual liquid CPU cooler. Improving upon the Reserator 3 MAX released last year, the Reserator 3 MAX Dual bolsters performance drastically by utilizing a large 240mm Radiator compared to the smaller 120mm radiator size of its smaller brother.

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that looks pretty dope. I'd like to see some reviews on it.
post #2 of 41
i really want to like the reserator but the non changeable fans is a deal breaker IMO
post #3 of 41
They look changeable to me. If you look at the photos up close there's clearly mounting points and screws on the fans.
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I don't care what other people say. I like this thing. I don't know why. It is so different from the same stuff again and again. I would buy something like this if I didn't build custom loops.
 
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I don't care what other people say. I like this thing. I don't know why. It is so different from the same stuff again and again. I would buy something like this if I didn't build custom loops.

This. I don't understand why there's so much hate against Zalman but at least they are trying to do something new.
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I am curious how the performance compares to the corsair AIO's?

I had a zalman 9500 & 9700 back in the day! biggrin.gif
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excited to see how this performs. even if it just ties with the h100i, ill probably get it for the aesthetics. wink.gif
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They look changeable to me. If you look at the photos up close there's clearly mounting points and screws on the fans.

It's not changeable due to the frame. Somehow the frame they're attached covers entire block, so techically you cant change them
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excited to see how this performs. even if it just ties with the h100i, ill probably get it for the aesthetics. wink.gif

The fans on the H100i are just horrible, especially if you are running them on max or performance mode. If this new AIO from Zalman manages to beat the H100i then it has my money.
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It's not changeable due to the frame. Somehow the frame they're attached covers entire block, so techically you cant change them

Looking at this photo and others from the Tweak.dk review, you can clearly see the fans are affixed to the frame via screws. It looks to me like you can change them, though there's no mention anywhere of whether or not they're fixed or interchangeable.
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