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post #1 of 13
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hey guys, im thinking of moving to normal air cooling.

the hsf i have in mind atm.

Thermalright TRUE BLACK 120 Heat Sink Revision C and EXTREME - whats the diff?

Thermalright IFX-14 Intel BP CPU Cooler

Prolimatech Megahalems Rev 2

which is the best atm?

im thinking its the megahalem

ven x isnt available here :@

cheers
Edited by newpc - 6/8/10 at 4:16am
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So they sell the Noctua NH-D14 in your area? if so GET ONE they are da best.
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post #3 of 13
Go with the Megahalems and some high static pressure fans in push/pull. If I'm right you'll have to lap TRUE and IFX-14 to get the ultimate performance out of them!
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So they sell the Noctua NH-D14 in your area? if so GET ONE they are da best.
nope just the c12p, weird low profile looking one
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Go with the Megahalems and some high static pressure fans in push/pull. If I'm right you'll have to lap TRUE and IFX-14 to get the ultimate performance out of them!
sorry forgot to mention will be using 2 ultra kaze 3k's
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post #6 of 13
Well, then my vote goes to Megahalem. Get him and do push/pull with UK3's.. you should grab 38mm prolimatech clips too to fit the fans on cause the fans in the box are meant to fit a 25mm fan.

But I'm not sure about the IFX-14, I know that it rocks too, but can't say nothing more. Would be sweet if someone gave some info on -> need to be lapped? price/perf? etc.
post #7 of 13
I like my Sunbeam Core Contact Freezer. When I bought it (q3 08) it was a little cheaper than the TRUE and cooled better according to some reviews.

The best resource for air cooling I know of is:
http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm

Hope this helps.
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post #8 of 13
Hi. I really Love the one I have. It also cools the RAM, NB.... .And I am able to hit 4Ghz and stay at 78-79*C .

And its not expensive
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Hi. I really Love the one I have. It also cools the RAM, NB.... .And I am able to hit 4Ghz and stay at 78-79*C .

And its not expensive
Is that supposed to be good

TRUE looks cooler

You will have to lap it to get optimal performance though.

Megahalems would be easier.
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post #10 of 13
I like my Titan Fenrir. Cheaper than many others and performs nearly as well.
   
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