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post #1131 of 1212
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Originally Posted by under18 View Post
wow dTT05...i'm jelous with you...i just got armageddon n a little not happy with it...a little different idle temp comparing to my old cm V8..but at full load,its about 7c lower than cm8...

core temp i7 920@3.50Ghz(1.088v)

v8
idle: 43,41,43,41
gaming:56,54,55,57
full load:68,67,67,66

armageddon
idle:42,40,42,40
gaming:54,49,52,51
full load:62,59,60,61
Nice results! My numbers were for the CPU as a whole though, not the individual cores. At full load with 1.33Vcore @ 4GHZ the Cores are in the low 70's. At idle they are in the low 40's and 30's.

Just goes to show that the megas absolutely own at high temps / vcore.

Just wondering btw, what fans are you running with your megas?
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post #1132 of 1212
i'm using xigmatek XLF-F1453 for my armageddon as prolimatech recommended..very sadly there are no stock for mega in my place...still not happy with my temp using very low stable vcore...i'm tried go for 4ghz..but uncomfortable with the temp result..no time for oc anymore...btw,your temps look good man as others..congrats...
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post #1133 of 1212
This is my first build
As you can see below and I have had trouble fitting the Megashadow in a gigabyte X58A-UD3R with 2 fans.


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I am running with just the scythe slipstream 1600 rpm running on the pull side of the cooler ATM,
as I didn't see much difference after I removed the fan on the ram side I had mounted on top of the ram,
only 75% of the fan was on the cooler, the other 25% was blowing across the top of the cooler.

I plan on buying a PWM fan in the near future, and maybe cutting the ram heat-sinks off so I can mount 2 fans.
Kingston sell the same ram without the fins, and I have been running my Ram at 1800Ghz and it is just warm to the touch.
I have a fiend who is going to help me with ram timings, then we can give it a torture test and see if these ram heat sinks are worth the space needed by the fan for the CPU.

has anyone had same problem, because I am hesitant to take to my $200+ ram with my Dremal.
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post #1134 of 1212
Just orderd the Mega Shadow last night. Should help when I'm benching on air.
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post #1135 of 1212
I did try to run my rig with the fan clips touching the ram heatspreader.
they shorted out or something and made the system crash.
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post #1136 of 1212
Got my Nidec VA450DC in pull plus a 25mm shroud which I made from an old Slipstream fan. The shroud really helps - lowers the pitch the fan makes by a small amount and it decreased core temps by a few degrees.


Edited by boredgunner - 12/29/10 at 4:08pm
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post #1137 of 1212
just want to share a lil mod i did with my megahalems

added a metallic sticker it's made of stainless i think with an adhesive on it back
helps in covering the top from air gettin out thataway i swore it knock off 1 to 2°c
in my temps xD


    
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post #1138 of 1212
Here is mine on the bench.
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Here's my contribution:



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post #1140 of 1212
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Here's my contribution:


Good call removing the blue plate over the NB, much better airflow across it now.
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