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hi guys
does anyone got this cooler on an amd platform?
I just wanna compare temperatures!

These are my results with
1090t at 4ghz (vcore 1.42 - 1,44)
nb at 2800 (with 1,25v)

after doing 10 minutes of prime95 blend test with 28degrees in the house



as you can see max temp is 58degrees (during the test it is 54-55 medium).

I'm using two aerocool shark red devil fans 140mm note the ty-140, all fans running at full speed.
I'm usining prolimatech pk-1 thermal compund

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Ah, the PK-1's a great compound. Performs 1-2C shy of Indigo Xtreme with great contact in the Skinnee Labs roundup.
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Hey guys first post in what I hope to be many reviews/videos/pictures posted.
I'm the user "Zenskas" off OCN (don't post much but read a bit) and have recently started a YouTube channel with my mate "Velo".
One of the most recent videos we did was on the Thermalright Archon itself so I figured I would share it with you all!


And FYI we are not making any money off the video and have no advertising or sponsorship support, just wanted to share it with you Thermalright fans. I have heard of people getting flamed on forums for posting their own videos but TR have not paid us in any way to post this! If they did we would get admin approval prior to posting but hopefully this is OK (OCN seems to be a pretty nice place so should be).

We also have a Thermalright Shaman unboxing on our channel so check that out too if your into massive coolers
If you have any suggestions/comments feel free to send a PM or message us/comment on our YT channel.
post #474 of 640
Anyone know if this will fit on this motherboard in a north-south configuration?
MSI P67A-GD53
I'm not sure if it would interfere with the vrm heatsinks.

Thanks!
post #475 of 640
Not sure if I've already asked this here before (did a search but didn't find anything) but how does the Archon compare to the Intel stock cooling in terms of cooling and noise. Also, is it worth getting a downwards pointing HSF to help cool the VRMs?
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Originally Posted by QuackPot View Post
Not sure if I've already asked this here before (did a search but didn't find anything) but how does the Archon compare to the Intel stock cooling in terms of cooling and noise. Also, is it worth getting a downwards pointing HSF to help cool the VRMs?
Much better cooling at much lower noise level. Currently, Archon is one of the three best air coolers.

No, you don't need to actively cool the VRMs if you have adequate airflow in the case.
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Much better cooling at much lower noise level. Currently, Archon is one of the three best air coolers.

No, you don't need to actively cool the VRMs if you have adequate airflow in the case.
Cool, thanks.

Also, has anyone any pics of Archons in CM 690 II cases? I need to know if they'll fit in my rig with my two roof fans being unaffected.

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post #478 of 640
this is impressive for a single fan cooler.
adding a 2nd fan means it beats the silver arrow according to one review.
otherwise its only behind SA 2-3 degrees.

this is around £11 cheaper then the SA so Im not sure its worth the extra £11 just for extra for the SA as for £7 I can get another fan and it will beat the SA.
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How does this compare with the NZXT Havik? I really don't want to spend 80 bucks on one of these if the Havik is pretty close to it performance wise
    
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How does this compare with the NZXT Havik? I really don't want to spend 80 bucks on one of these if the Havik is pretty close to it performance wise
http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coo...vik-140_5.html

Havik is marginally less efficient and noisier. You decide if it's worth the savings.
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