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I'm on my way to buy either one of the two following WC systems.

Both I can get for exactly the same price.

Cooler Master Aquagate Max

or

SwifTech H20-220 Apex Ultra

Is there anyone anyone with knowledge/experience that could tell me which one of these two is the best in cooling performance. Ive tried to find a comparison sheet for them but no luck.

thx, rep+
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Swiftech H20-220, the Aquagate is rubbish
 
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post #3 of 11
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Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
Swiftech H20-220, the Aquagate is rubbish
Agreed, the Apogee block is better, and the loop itself has much better quality.
post #4 of 11
Between those two, Swiftech H20-220.
post #5 of 11
Take alook this should help you more. here.

EDIT: Removed link since it is not working
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The first link doesn work for me.
The second link has some decent components. The apogee is supposed to be pretty good and the pump doesnt suck either. If you ever plan on expanding into vga cooling you'll need a bigger rad
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Ok then, the Swifteck for sure. thx guys Hopefully I wont have trouble like I did with my evercool 202 i owned about 2 years ago
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Quote:
Originally Posted by razar View Post
The first link doesn work for me.
The second link has some decent components. The apogee is supposed to be pretty good and the pump doesnt suck either. If you ever plan on expanding into vga cooling you'll need a bigger rad
1st link is censored.
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Swiftech FTW.
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the top kit says it has an aluminum rad and copper cpu waterblock
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