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OCZ Vendetta 2 bests the TRUE (for reals yo)

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http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=193968
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post #2 of 47
I've read at least 5-6 CPU cooler comparison articles with different tested result. one says this one is better, the other one says the opposite.

however, the only thing they had in common is that these two CPU coolers have VERY VERY similar performance in terms of temperature controlling.
post #3 of 47
Do we ever consider room temperature when doing this stuff LOL Ive never ONCE read a air cooling review that offered the room temp...

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I think the reviewer's point they were trying to make is:
Is the 1-2c difference worth the extra $ you need for the True?
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Oh i know - i saw that i was just commenting on the general topic - how come we dont consider room temp w/ this stuff... how do we know that buy that review the room temp for the first trial was like 72F and during the 2nd one was 78F - my room temp goes up like 15 degrees if I close my door and run my system for an hour...
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The review states 24.5c ambient.
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indeed i probably should have read more indepth b4 jumping to conclusions...

you must admit though - a lot of the reviews like that dont often state that temp - or for that matter who states it when they put their cpu load temps in their sig??

I made a thread just for this topic so we dont trash his topic

http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling...-question.html
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Is the Vendette worth the extra money over the Xigma?

And then there's high pressure fans...
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Weee glad I ordered this.
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Is the Vendette worth the extra money over the Xigma?

And then there's high pressure fans...
Not really. They're both the same heatsinks with different fins. They're about the same in terms of performance. The Vendetta 2 might perform less than a degree better.
 
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