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Is the Arctic Freezer 7 Pro any good?

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i thinking of upgrading to this my idle temp is 40c should this help,anyone have this cooler,how's it to install,pros and con,thanks
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its an ok cooler but why dont you get a BT? not much more expensive, and worth whatever extra it is becuse your rig owns and blue orb and freezer 7 pro will not match the quality of the rest of your rig.
    
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What about a Tuniq? The BT is cool
    
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What about a Tuniq? The BT is cool
ive heard lots of good thing on this cooler,whats wrong with it ,they told me pipes are better for cooling
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What about a Tuniq? The BT is cool
ive heard lots of good things on this cooler,whats wrong with it ,they told me pipes are better for cooling
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the BT is cool, and the TUNIQ is also cool. but the arctic cooling pro 7 does not require the removal of your board to install.

in my opinion. if u have a blue orb, then upgrading to the arctic cooling pro 7 will not do you too much better, because you're already in the average-better cooling arena. now if you had a stock cooler, yes i would recommend.

if you want a bigger temp drop, BT or TUNIQ is the way to go. TUNIQ is better, but not by a long shot. the BT can give the TUNIQ a run for its money, but in my experience. i would say the arctic cooling is one of the most quietest fan coolers i've ever used. and its good quality. and it works very well.
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