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post #1 of 17
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Do you guys think that this would help with temps at all? or would it just get owned by the massive heat output of my computer and be choked by not enough airflow?

I am not too sure on how exactly it works...so please help.

EDIT: Forgot the link lmao

http://www.frozencpu.com/scan/se=Sto...nu_search.html
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post #2 of 17
Those are supposed to work very, very well. Basically kinda like putting your PC in a fridge. They are supposed to be even better than water cooling.
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post #3 of 17
I would buy it i would say it worth the money.
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post #4 of 17
Looks kinda cool. Does FrozenCPU deliver to Canada though?
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post #5 of 17
I don't see it doing too much, if ya want a TEC then do it properly and put it on ya CPU I'm thinking it is going to be a waste of money. Although it looks cool enough but does it really do anything. I am also hoping that the warmner air from the TEC is getting pumped out of the case away from any intake air. Very interesting. I might just rig something up with a heatsink on the end of a 226 watt TEC and a fan blowing from the heatsink and see if there is any real cooling going on Will let you know.....
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post #6 of 17
Thats a great Idea. It seems much less complicated as opposed to H20 cooling. If you have the money, go for it.
    
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post #7 of 17
there are threads about that case most say its pretty much garbage you can buy the "ac unit" by it self somewhere
    
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post #8 of 17
i think it's worth it...esp if you odn;t wc yet....having much lower ambient always means better aircooling....
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post #9 of 17
It seems like a good idea, a lot less bulky and loud than a regular AC unit (a full blow AC unit is kinda overkill anyway). I say go for it, if you have the $$.
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post #10 of 17
I would say dont spend 200+ on a case for aircooling go watercooling and later on add a peltier to ur loop so that u can get subambient temps. Trust me , after you go watercooling you will never go back.
 
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