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post #1 of 9
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Hey guys

i was going to water cool but ive been reading up an some of the HSF coolers really dont seem that bad espically the tuniq,TRUE

an its was £120+ for all the bits i figuerd it just aint worth it an gona get a VGA cooler an CPU cooler + 1066 ballix tracers

question is out of these which ones performs the best, an could i get my E6600 to run 3.4ghz+ with nice temps?

Tuniq tower

this is the main one ive been thinking about, is it the best out there

TRUE

i know alot of people like these but would it really beat the tuniq 120?

Zalmen 9700


Asus Triton 79 Amazing Heatsink

Its a bit new an couldn't really find anything? an expenisve as hell!


an VGA coolers
has to fit my x1950xt tho
would i need ram sinks for it?

thermaltake HR-03GT


thermaltake DuOrb


Zalmen VF1000




if you could help guys i would greatly apperciate it rep+

i would like to order the bits next week
    
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i would go ....cpu coller 3 ..& vga cooler 2

zalman all the way !!!!!!!
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post #3 of 9
I would go with the TRUE and the ThermalTake VGA cooler or if it would be possible with a ThermalRight VGA cooler too.
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post #4 of 9
The TRU1E will give you the best temps and let you overclock the farthest. As far as VGA goes, go for the DuOrb, it's a pretty good cooler for it's cost.
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thanks guys

its strange tho because i thought that the sheer size of that tower would just absorb all the heat lol

isnt it all whats its cracked up to be then?

i need to do something with my VGA fast, its idling at 65c ive had to fix fan speed over 60%

i might try take heatsink of an give it a new coat of thermal paste

so everyone says TRUE not tuniq
    
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post #6 of 9
GO with a TRUE for cpu, but instead of getting a cooler, id say save the money and get a better card, maybe a 3850 or 70. I find VGA cooling to not be worth it since it can be about a third the price of buying a new card. With the cpu coolers its another story, colder=more clocks, but with the VGA cooler, all it does is keep it cooler, and youd have to volt-mod it to get more actual performance. If you really want lower temps on your vga, try something cheaper and more innovative, like attaching an 80mm fan under or over it.
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post #7 of 9
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Getting a new graphics card is out of the question really

i dont want to be stuck with a card that could perform less then my card, because its a awesome card runs everythin great but is the main factor for the ambient temp in my case to be so high

maybe putting fans on it could work

but rather just buy one,
DAM YOU now your tempting me to a 3870 LOLOL
    
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post #8 of 9
Imho the TRUE and the HR03 would be a good combination.

I haven't played with the Zalman VF1000, but the design looks good insofar as performance.
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heres what i did to get 5C off so it tops out at 69C (w00t under 70!) after an hour of Crysis at max.



plus it adds a *cool-factor*

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