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H50, or thor's hammer?

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Need to know, which is better?
Air cooled, Thor's hammer,
Or water cooled, Corsair h50??
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Thor's hammer sounds godly! What is Thor's hammer anyways? I'd say go for the H50, but why not H70?
     
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Originally Posted by DorkSterr View Post
Thor's hammer sounds godly! What is Thor's hammer anyways? I'd say go for the H50, but why not H70?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835233032
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Oh that reminds me of the Thermalright 120/True.
     
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Originally Posted by DorkSterr View Post
Oh that reminds me of the Thermalright 120/True.

Yeah, its been rated as slightly better than TRUE.

Dunno if I can be bother with the whole h50 issue of having its fan as a intake, blowing hot air over my components, or just go with the thor's hammer, as it can have 2 fans cooling it.

Idk, so many variables in keeping it all cold !
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post #6 of 8
a h50 will be better
get 1 extra fan for push pull and be happy
if you get a h70 I would add a little more and buy they rasa kit

http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/xsra750rswak.html

109.00 with a 240mm rad
but if you want to keep your cost down
for sure the h50. I tested one and it does a good job for the money
if your going to overclock get the rasa kit (its a no brainer)
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post #7 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by Satogd View Post
a h50 will be better
get 1 extra fan for push pull and be happy
if you get a h70 I would add a little more and buy they rasa kit

http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/xsra750rswak.html

109.00 with a 240mm rad
but if you want to keep your cost down
for sure the h50. I tested one and it does a good job for the money
if your going to overclock get the rasa kit (its a no brainer)
scythe mugen 2. outperforms the h50 period.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Satogd View Post
a h50 will be better
get 1 extra fan for push pull and be happy
if you get a h70 I would add a little more and buy they rasa kit

http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/xsra750rswak.html

109.00 with a 240mm rad
but if you want to keep your cost down
for sure the h50. I tested one and it does a good job for the money
if your going to overclock get the rasa kit (its a no brainer)
That's an awesome price on that kit. I am using it and it is a piece of work. Get the kit, it is flawless. That said, as to your original question, get the H50. You don't have to have it pull air into your case. You can have it exhaust. I know people here say it made a 1c or 2c difference on the CPU temp but in my case it didn't. I was using the H70 though which has two fans.
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