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Ok so i bought an h70 when i have a H50 already push pull with some 110cfm kaze's my plan is to just switch the kits keep the fans.....

Ive done lots of research here about the H70 and i cant get an idea if its better or not....i just get more and more confused....

Is the H70 proven to be better than H50 with same fans and push pull setups.....how much difference is it..... if i can get anywhere around 5 degrees less i will be happy.
 
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It is better cooling and it is fatter and faster fans. The H70 is what the H50 should have been all along.
    
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it's not worth it imo.. just get some better fans for the h50, like gt ap-15... if you want more, you should step up to that $130 rasa kit instead of wasting money on a h70 when you already have h50
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it's not worth it imo.. just get some better fans for the h50, like gt ap-15... if you want more, you should step up to that $130 rasa kit instead of wasting money on a h70 when you already have h50
Ive looked into the rasa kits and i like..........the only thing i hate about real watercooling is the maintenance.
 
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Skip the H70, sell the H50 and pick up the XSPC Rasa RS240 kit for $129 and have 15+c cooler temps.

It's what I did (except I got the 360 kit)

The H50 was as good as high end air cooling even with push pull. The H70 isn't even THAT much better, a couple c's or so. That's just what I'd do, as I wanted the lowest temps as I could go without breaking my piggy bank
     
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Ive looked into the rasa kits and i like..........the only thing i hate about real watercooling is the maintenance.
You should regularly maintain your PC anyways. Maintenance on a water cooling kit is done once every 6+ months. If you can't clean your PC one time in that long.... something is wrong.

That's not much maintenance at all. Some people extend their life without having to maintain the WC part for over a year even.
     
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