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post #1 of 10
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Which should I get for my sig. rig? I'm leaning towards the Super Mega due to the design improvements to the Megahalems Rev. B plus it has real copper in it. Price isn't too much of an issue; I can get the Super Mega for $67.95 shipped and the Megahalems Rev. B for $62.99 shipped. The fans I will be using are 2 X 140mm Scythe Kaze Marus in push/pull.

My next step after this is WCing but right now that would be +15% to "his computer" being the listed reason on the divorce papers.
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post #2 of 10
super mega cools a little bit better
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post #3 of 10
Super Mega.
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post #4 of 10
I saw a review where the super mega doesn't cool as well, it was only a degree or two different, but still.
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Originally Posted by thrasherht;11792797 
I saw a review where the super mega doesn't cool as well, it was only a degree or two different, but still.

I saw that too. 1-2 degrees could be anything from not tightening the backplate enough to using less effective TIM.
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post #6 of 10
If you are going to use 140mm fans - something I recommend - go with the Super Mega. The Megahalems Rev B uses tall screws on the crossbar that push a 140mm fan up where it won't fit properly. The Super Mega is designed for use with 140mm fans, so it has low profile screws (short ones, recessed).

What rpm Kaze Maru? You might do better with TY-140's. But the 1200 rpm KM is a very good fan.

OTOH, if you are thinking of getting the 1900 rpm KM's, get a pair of 1700 rpm Kaze Maru 2's (Slip Stream 140's) instead: same performance, but quieter.
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post #7 of 10
Super Mega should perform a bit better but they are about the same.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Bigspender;11800642 
Get these fans

If you get a San Ace -H1011, get one (see my sig - item 1.). But I recommend the Super mega and two TY-140's.
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post #10 of 10
You can't go wrong with either one, but I would get the super mega since the price differential is so minimal
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