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It works amazingly well and it's so quiet even at full speed.
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post #2512 of 6398
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Originally Posted by mikupoiss;15278810 
How does that cooling solution work with that case. I mean the non-reference part tongue.gif

This may be an interesting read for you. Heatpipe orientation is a big consideration for cases like these, as is the wick of the heatpipe. The AXP would still be quiet in a case like these but it will not be working anywhere near as well as well as it would in a traditional case. Reference external exhaust vapor chamber coolers work most efficiently in these cases, but MSI coolers using powder metal wick heatpipes will be nearly as efficient because they are less dependent on gravity and should be quieter and cooler than the reference design because of the bigger, more effective coolers in many circumstances.
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post #2513 of 6398
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Originally Posted by juano;15281832 
This may be an interesting read for you. Heatpipe orientation is a big consideration for cases like these, as is the wick of the heatpipe. The AXP would still be quiet in a case like these but it will not be working anywhere near as well as well as it would in a traditional case. Reference external exhaust vapor chamber coolers work most efficiently in these cases, but MSI coolers using powder metal wick heatpipes will be nearly as efficient because they are less dependent on gravity and should be quieter and cooler than the reference design because of the bigger, more effective coolers in many circumstances.


Yet in most reviews GTX 580 Lightnings are just as loud or louder than reference cooler at full load. If achieving the lowest possible GPU temp is your priority, MSI is the ticket. If noise is a consideration, an AXP or a Shaman are a better option even in a vertical orientation, at the cost of a few degrees of cooling.
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post #2514 of 6398
If you allowed a Lightning to get up to the temperature a reference card does then it would be quieter. I also don't see myself being able to recommend buying such an expensive cooler as the AXP or Shaman when I know they would go in a case where the wouldn't cool anywhere near as effectively as they should.
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Updated! I added you before Fabricate, and it looks great smile.gif
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post #2516 of 6398
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Originally Posted by juano;15282581 
If you allowed a Lightning to get up to the temperature a reference card does then it would be quieter. I also don't see myself being able to recommend buying such an expensive cooler as the AXP or Shaman when I know they would go in a case where the wouldn't cool anywhere near as effectively as they should.

AXP need not be expensive, Galaxy GTX580 is $466 AR on Amazon, Sparkle Calibre GTX580 is $540.

Load temps on my GTX 580 with the Shaman are the same regardless of case orientation, so saying that it wouldn't cool anywhere near as effectively in a vertical orientation is at least not always true.
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post #2517 of 6398
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Originally Posted by Kisakuku;15283150 
AXP need not be expensive, Galaxy GTX580 is $466 AR on Amazon, Sparkle Calibre GTX580 is $540.

Load temps on my GTX 580 with the Shaman are the same regardless of case orientation, so saying that it wouldn't cool anywhere near as effectively in a vertical orientation is at least not always true.

Well as long as you and the person that asked about the AXP in a case like this saw the two links I posted. The one where they show the Shaman at 17C hotter, and the AXP at 20C hotter when in a vertically oriented case, and then the other link where it explains why the wicks of heatpipes are important in cases like ours then that's all I wanted. I just wanted to inform and make people think about their GPU cooler choices in these cases rather than make an uninformed decision.
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post #2518 of 6398
Quote:
Originally Posted by juano;15283406 
Well as long as you and the person that asked about the AXP in a case like this saw the two links I posted. The one where they show the Shaman at 17C hotter, and the AXP at 20C hotter when in a vertically oriented case, and then the other link where it explains why the wicks of heatpipes are important in cases like ours then that's all I wanted. I just wanted to inform and make people think about their GPU cooler choices in these cases rather than make an uninformed decision.

Couldn't agree more about the value of saving people from making uninformed decisions, which is why you and I have had this conversation on this forum at least once before. While the AXP and the Shaman are the best quiet coolers even for cases with vertical PCIx slot orientation, there's a possibility that one's particular unit will have sub-par wicks and will struggle in the vertical orientation. I suggest buying them from merchants with good return policies.
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Have we? LOL tongue.gif It seems like a lot of what i do around here is repeating what is pretty much the same stuff over and over again, so I don't remember. You don't want to learn about OCP do you? How about ECC GDDR5? Maybe I could tell you that VRM cooling is important? tongue.giflachen.gif
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Originally Posted by juano;15283861 
Have we? LOL tongue.gif It seems like a lot of what i do around here is repeating what is pretty much the same stuff over and over again, so I don't remember. You don't want to learn about OCP do you? How about ECC GDDR5? Maybe I could tell you that VRM cooling is important? tongue.giflachen.gif

My Thermalright VRM G2 agrees that VRM cooling is important.
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