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post #1 of 14
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Which one should i get for more oc'ing potential?

Zalman CNPS9500-LED Aero Flower (Socket 939/754/478/775) CPU Cooler
http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...alman_121.html

Or

Thermaltake Big Typhoon 4 in 1 Heatpipe (Socket 939/754/775/478) CPU Cooler
http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...alTake_18.html

Thanks
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I believe the Tt "big typhoon" is rated as the best air cooler out right now.
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post #4 of 14
well i have a zalman 9500 and i am VERY HAPPY with it, i have spoken to a friend who did use the BT ( but he has now upgraded to W/C) and we had nearly exactly the same temps, depending on what the room ambient temps were, i beleive what ever cooler you get you will be very happy ....just remember the zalman is almost silent tho
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post #5 of 14
They are both going to do the job great for you, I like the zalmans a lot. The fins are a bit bigger on the zalman. I dont think you'll be disappointed either way.
post #6 of 14
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Originally Posted by The Fury
Which one should i get for more oc'ing potential?

Zalman CNPS9500-LED Aero Flower (Socket 939/754/478/775) CPU Cooler
http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...alman_121.html

Or

Thermaltake Big Typhoon 4 in 1 Heatpipe (Socket 939/754/775/478) CPU Cooler
http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...alTake_18.html

Thanks
Fury

I'd go with the Big Typhoon. It's massive, but it's the best air cooling you'll get, and it's damn quiet too.
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post #7 of 14
Big Typhoon. Better than the Zalman (even if only by a small bit) and costs less in most places.
post #8 of 14
I really like my Big Typhoon. I would recomend replacing the fan though with a stronger one. Both would do a good job though.
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Big Typhoon.
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Thanks will get a typhoon and some as5 shortly
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