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why cool it? Just lay it flat and throw some hamburgers on it! MMM LUNCH TIME!

seriously though, I like the second one.
    
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Originally Posted by ENTERPRISE1701 View Post
Voiding warranty on a £425 console = bad idea lol.

Anyway guys I would like PS3 cooling MADE for the PS3...No dodgy mods please lol
All the stuff he mentioned had nothing to do with tampering with the PS3 itself. He just suggested placing fans by the PS3 or mounting fans in the wooden cabinet. IMO, that sounds like the best idea. I can't think of anything else that would be more effective, besides going all out and completely modding the PS3 to be watercooled.
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Id recommend against a external cooler, I don't trust them, and I doubt that stacking several fans of different sizes and speed on top of each other is a good idea.

For a while the heater in my dorm was broken and it was like 80F+ in the room for the week until they could come and fix it, my ps3 was on the whole time folding or being played, the fan got a bit loud a few times, but it never overheated.

The ps3 was also next to the broken heater, where it was hotter than the rest of the room.

EDIT: Placing it vertical may help some too, the heat would rise added with the force of the fan, as opposed to it going out the side and being under that rounded part.
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Well having it verticle is a no for me as Gravity doesnt bode well with standing consoles and me lol. Well my fan speeds up and is audible due to the fact it definately gets warmer. However If someone could advise me on the best cooler out of the above in my original post that would be great.
post #16 of 28
put it in front of the air conditioner.
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*sigh* *sigh*........Is it really that hard to look a links these days or did I miss something, There no air conditioner in that list above lol.
post #18 of 28
Hey man, quick question to help ya out

What is your price limit on your cooler? There are a few that aren't on your list from respectable big name companies that would do a better job, but what is your max price, ill put a list together for you.
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post #19 of 28
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Cheers mate. Well to be honest I dont want to go crazy so ill probably only spend around £20 max really .

Thanks Chopes
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Now..are you going to overclock it?
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