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North and South Block W/C

post #1 of 4
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Hi!

I know that North Bridge gets hot, especially if you overclock the CPU and GPU.
So, I think that North Bridge water cooling block would be a good idea, right?

But the South Bridge...
Is it really worth it to buy a W/C block for it if I don't buy any heat resources like RAID controller?

Edit: Don't look at my current system lol.
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Pointless to W/C a southbridge... just get good aircooling.

Northbridge rarely needs watercooling. Good aircooling is enough.
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I watercool my NB to keep it happy with my overclock, its not a bad idea if you get a good block for it, but the SB doesnt need WC as it does not get hot enough to necessitate one.
You can get away with a small heatsink / fan combo easily.
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Thank you very much. That's what I wanted to hear.

Can you suggest some high-end high-quality W/C companies?
Is Alphacool good?
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