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Gemmin II & GeminII S

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As the title.. whats the diffrent between these 2 cooler?? Which is better??
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definitely the CM GeminII S. i've done builds with it and it cools adequately. in fact i have it with a E6400 overclocked@ 3.6ghz.
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So what is the diffrent between them?
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The geminII can support 2 120mm fans, the geminII S can only support one. So basically the geminII S is a smaller version.
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I don't know. As much as people say the GeminII S is good, I have one and it underperforms against my Thermaltake TMG A1 that I had for over 3 years. I reseated the thing like 5 times to make sure it wasn't me, and guess what, it isn't.

Go with the Gemini with the dual 120mm fans. You'll get better results. Seriously though, if you have the room get an Xig Rifle.


This is how large the GeminII S is: http://www.reptilematt.com/phenom1/DSCF0138.JPG

I actually bought one this week to try out on my LANBOX, and when I wasn't too happy with the results I tried it in my Antec 900 with my 6400+ and it underperformed against my non-lapped Tt TMG A1, which is pathetic.
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i only got a regular case.. so i dun think those tall cooler suit my case
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