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Originally Posted by liverpoolonly View Post
top air coolers beat the H50 like the megahelems and ND14 im sure thats the case.
Maybe with the stock fan corsair provides, but not with the right fan / fans those air coolers won't beat it.
Edited by ccomputertek - 12/9/09 at 3:17pm
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@liverpoolonly's quote: "top air coolers beat the H50 like the megahelems and ND14 im sure thats the case".


I never will come back to Hi-ended AIR Cooler, if H50 worn out or failure. I would buy another H50 or upgrade from H50 to WC loop, either.
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could not this be biast?

it has a pretty big corsair logo, all companies do that to some extend... not really reliable
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Yeah it's certainly biased, but there's still no denyin' that this is a great cooler. And that video made me lol a bit just because it was quite well done
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The video is kinda useless, but still entertaining.Who knows if corsair snuck a really good high speed fan on the H50 and put a crappy fan on the other, spinning at much lower RPM no less....... who knows ? they could have at least showed the fan RPM are equal and that the same exact fans were used.


Also, mabe they used american cheese as a TIM for the air cooled one.
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Originally Posted by ccomputertek View Post
The video is kinda useless, but still entertaining.Who knows if corsair snuck a really good high speed fan on the H50 and put a crappy fan on the other, spinning at much lower RPM no less....... who knows ? they could have at least showed the fan RPM are equal and that the same exact fans were used.
They did say 2 identical systems. But I agree they leave a lot to the imagination. Amusing nonetheless.
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post #407 of 28311
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Originally Posted by BreakDown View Post
Im really thinking on buying the corsair h50.

so i have some question for you.

Is it true that in a push pull configuration it beats ANY air cooling cpu heatsink?
i dont want a fanboy answer, i just want to know facts.

Do i need any requirement in order to install it?

Is it completely silent or very silent? (ie, it still uses fans i believe)
can i use any fans with it?
I understand your concern.. I had the same queries. No fan boy answer here

It seems to be matching if not exceeding most high-end air coolers. The mega seems to be holding its own at the moment.

I had a Xiggy Thor's Hammer installed with a single fan configuration and the H50 has beat it by a couple of degrees both at idle and load. (see my previous posts here). I have my H50 in a push/pull exhaust config at the moment.

The other thing that will effect your temps is both the ambient temps and your case temps. You need to have some good case ventilation happening to get the hot air out anyway.

Is it quiet - yes, very. But if you have a ton of fans and a GPU fan ramped up (like I do), this will not add to your system's volume.
post #408 of 28311
If the megahelems wasn't over 5 inches tall I'd go for it. These gigantic 6+ inch tall heatsinks are just stupid. I had the Cooler-master V10 before H50.
Edited by ToxicAdam - 12/9/09 at 6:08pm
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post #409 of 28311
So I got this bad boy in! I'm quite excited, I must say (does that mean I can be in the club now!?). Here are a couple of pics:




And now here are screens of before temps, from Realtemp, SpeedFan and Everest (ambient temperature noted on the SpeedFan):






And the after temps:








For those who don't remember, I was rocking the Zalman 9500 before. I think it's safe to say there is a noticeable difference
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Nice pics and temp improvement.... I guess your sold on the H50 now?
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