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post #11 of 27
Kopi's air review is coming up!

Dovi, you've seen my threads. My current Air record is 55C Full Load on a QuadCore OC'd to 3.0Ghz. Ultra-X.

I can't wait to see what Kopi's review has to say about all of the coolers!
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post #12 of 27
lap your cpu..
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post #13 of 27
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Is the Ultra 120 Extreme work the extra money compared to the Tuniq?
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post #14 of 27
Paul, are you using the Xeon still or changing CPU's?

You could search member: Graysky

He lapped his Ultra Extreme and his Quad Core and his temps are pretty good @ 3.0ghz. I'm still lower than his temps unlapped, but pretty good regardless!
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post #15 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by pauldovi View Post
Is the Ultra 120 Extreme work the extra money compared to the Tuniq?
I've seen reviews stating each cooler as the top dog, but more reviews have the 120 Extreme on top.

You'll probably notice 1-3c difference depending on the type of fans used.
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post #16 of 27
Quote:
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Is the Ultra 120 Extreme work the extra money compared to the Tuniq?
I beleive so. Although, I do not have any true information to back this up. I would get it as it HAS the potential to cool more. Anyways, with future quads coming into play, you'll want every bit of cooling you can get.
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post #17 of 27
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Audi View Post
Paul, are you using the Xeon still or changing CPU's?

You could search member: Graysky

He lapped his Ultra Extreme and his Quad Core and his temps are pretty good @ 3.0ghz. I'm still lower than his temps unlapped, but pretty good regardless!
Still have the Xeon.

Quote:
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I've seen reviews stating each cooler as the top dog, but more reviews have the 120 Extreme on top.

You'll probably notice 1-3c difference depending on the type of fans used.
Hmm...
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post #18 of 27
I think that you should take a look at the chipset coolers in my sig (click NB or SB)
I can't wait to get them. I'm not a big fan (pun intended) of filling my case with massive fins and blocking view.

Plus, those enzotechs are zexy
Look at the finish! No lapppppppinggggg...

I also agree-120Extreme...
Although, it's so close to the Tuniq Tower... maybe just lap the Tuniq?
    
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post #19 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by dpawl31 View Post
maybe just lap the Tuniq?
Or get the Ultra and lap it as well....

Paul, is a GFX cooler truly necessary? I mean my GTS loads at 60-4c. They are built to run safely well into the 80's. A stock cooler with AS5, fan set to 100% and a pci slot fan, 3x80mm fans ziptied together then zip-tied to a pci slot works like a charm for myself.

Save the money towards an 8900 or 9800, i believe it will be better spent. Or save for x38
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post #20 of 27
Depends on if he's OCing it right?

Oh, and I think he's a bit wary of the money aspect, which is why I voted for the Tuniq and lap it. The Tuniq vs the Extreme is really only a few degrees difference at stock, and they both perform well.

But if he's not OCing GPU, and saving the cash on the cooler for that, go TR120! haha.
    
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