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post #21 of 53
I've never liked the look of those heatsinks, normal towers look much better imo.
Zalman needs to ditch their trademark design if they want to be competitive.
post #22 of 53
I am very happy with NH-D14. biggrin.gif
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post #23 of 53
Zalman was good... 3 years ago.
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To be honest iactually quite like it, much better than the coppery one out 3 years ago. Plus temps arent actually too bad for a air cooler.
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post #25 of 53
http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm

FrostyTech ranks it as number 7 on their list of best coolers based on temperature, but they don't have a review up yet :/
post #26 of 53
Right now my 1090T is sitting at 86f with this cooler and the highest I have seen it has been 100f playing BC2. Nice cooler IMO.
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post #27 of 53
Quote:
Originally Posted by Phoriver;11752396 
http://www.frostytech.com/top5heatsinks.cfm

FrostyTech ranks it as number 7 on their list of best coolers based on temperature, but they don't have a review up yet :/

FrostyTech isn't trustworthy for any of that, anyway.
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post #28 of 53
Quote:
Originally Posted by Obakemono;11752515 
Right now my 1090T is sitting at 86f with this cooler and the highest I have seen it has been 100f playing BC2. Nice cooler IMO.

euww on those temps
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post #29 of 53
They need to stop making these. They are a waste of money, and I learned that the hard way. Its having trouble cooling my i7 920 @ 3.42 Ghz compared to how my h50 handles the heatload.
Also I believe he installed the ram incorrectly in the setup photos. tongue.gif
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post #30 of 53
Repost?
Quote:
Originally Posted by ericld;11725289 
Come on Zalman. Always one step behind for a win. If they had gone with 4 heatpipes in a two fan push/pull configuration, bet its performance would shine.

They do, 5 heatpipe CNPS10X Flex and Performa series.
Edited by AzO - 12/23/10 at 2:12pm
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