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post #1 of 14
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Hey, everyone.

I'm going for 5.0Ghz on air 24/7 on my 2600k.

I have my trusty old Lapped TRUE (original Ultra 120 eXtreme).

I don't feel like I should spend money on a custom watercooling for Sandy Bridge.

So, either I'll get an H70 or I'll stick with my TRUE.

What do you guys think - who'll win and by what margin?

Thank you!

P.S. Can I ever get 1156/1155 mounting brackets for my TRUE?
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post #2 of 14
i'm pretty sure the h70 gives you cooler temps.
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post #3 of 14
Stick with the true, the difference in temperature is worth the extra money of the H70....this coming from a happy H70 owner
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Stick with the true, the difference in temperature is worth the extra money of the H70....this coming from a happy H70 owner
I should stick with the TRUE despite the H70 being better?
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post #5 of 14
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Originally Posted by Track View Post
I should stick with the TRUE despite the H70 being better?
Yes
post #6 of 14
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I should stick with the TRUE despite the H70 being better?
Your Sandy is technically only an 80W CPU or so so you should be able to run either just fine. You won't see $100+ worth of difference going to the H70 IMHO.
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post #7 of 14
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Originally Posted by Track View Post
I should stick with the TRUE despite the H70 being better?
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post #8 of 14
Not worth the extra money. Stick with the true
post #9 of 14
If the TRUE you have is 75% as good as the one I have I would stick with it. Wouldnt be worth the extra dough. Of course there is that whole other aspect of saving space. I would say no, don't do it.
post #10 of 14
according to your sig rig u already have custom watercooling loop..... but h70 is better then true
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