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Thermalright has been a major player in the CPU cooling business for more than six years. I believe it was sometime in the fall of 2001 when I heard of them. My first experience with their products wasn't until a little more than a year later when I picked up an SLK-800A. I was so impressed with their product and all the ones after that that I've used Thermalright heatsinks pretty much exclusively on my overclocked systems since. As Thermalright has grown as a company, so too has their product line. They don't make just good CPU coolers anymore. Now you can get Thermalright video card coolers, chipset heatsinks, memory coolers and even water blocks. They also have their own brand of thermal compound. It seems that whenever Thermalright has seen a need for better cooling, they've provided a solution.

Arguably one of Thermalright's best CPU coolers to date has been the Ultra-120. Both the original and eXtreme version utilize a tower design with a plated copper base and multiple heatpipes soldered to a proprietary aluminum fin structure. Thermalright is now set to further capitalize on the success of the Ultra-120 eXtreme with the release the TRue Black 120. While physically identical to the Ultra-120 eXtreme, other than the new black nickel finish, the TRue Black comes with another set of clips to attach a second fan in a push/pull configuration and Thermalright has thrown in a small tube of their improved thermal compound, Chill Factor 2.
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That thing is so sexy. If only it didn't cost half the price of a new car. Yes, I know I'm exaggerating.
 
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So this is EXACTLY the same as the silver one? Well the black one does look better
     
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That thing is so sexy. If only it didn't cost half the price of a new car. Yes, I know I'm exaggerating.
A new car for less then $200?
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That thing is so sexy. If only it didn't cost half the price of a new car. Yes, I know I'm exaggerating.


wow lol that made me laugh every CPU cooler I have ever gotten costed me around this much, the Coolit Freezone is a real costly CPU chiller like 200-300$
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post #6 of 17
wow actual pics of the black true looks sexy.

I'll be buying one when I got gather all the money for my air cooling monster plan .
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i wish i had the money for one there so sexy.
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post #9 of 17
When I hear the term sexy I think sex. When a girl is sexy she turns me on. I think you guys need to stop making love to your PC's lol. PC's are not intended to be sexy, they are cool, awesome, amazing, insane, or bad ass looking.

Sexy lmao, you boys need to get out more or at least a new hobby. I can see it now... New egg is gonna start selling Drive bay sperm suppositories for all the guys that use a sexual term to describe their PC.
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^That think looks sexy!

TRUE FTW!!!
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