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Very true. No one likes to be told they're product is no longer top of the line, and we all NEED our temps that tiny bit lower. Overclock, overkill
Well the other thing you have to keep in mind is that the IFX-14 still technically beats the Mega in a few cases but you don't see many people flocking to it....reason? The Mega looks awesome and has a very solid and easy mounting system. The D14 has "poo" colored fans that won't honestly appeal to a huge audience like the Mega does. The size was also an issue with the IFX-14 which the D14 has as well.

Either way if the charts are proof and people are serious about performance above all else then I would agree they will go to the D14.
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I'll only flock to the D14 when temps. are at least 8 degrees Celsius below the Megahalems.
Anyone tested out different fans for the D14 yet?
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Well I do not feel anyone with Mega needs to move to the D14...now if you are buying a new heatsink from a lesser one then there is no reason not to go for the top dog but as far as I have seen the difference performance wise is not something that would make ME upgrade if I had a Mega already.
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I want cooling, and I don't give a damn what it looks like as long as it works.

I'm getting one. 4.25GHz, HT enabled, here I come.
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Me neither but at least is something in English LOL
I am waiting for Benchmark reviews and a few others but I hope they do a GOOD test not some of the lame stuff Ive been seeing.
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Review of Noctua NH-D14 at http://www.pureoverclock.com/article870.html

Review of Noctua NH-D14 at HardOCP
Edited by sandman64 - 12/9/09 at 2:03am
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