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Poll Results: Which one?

 
  • 9% (6)
    H70
  • 18% (12)
    Silver Arrow
  • 43% (28)
    NH-D14
  • 6% (4)
    Archon
  • 1% (1)
    Other (please state)
  • 6% (4)
    XSPC Rasa Kit
  • 15% (10)
    Pfft go custom watercool......
65 Total Votes  
post #31 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by magicase View Post
more like OVERRATED to me.
really because theres BARELY any reviews one but with the Noctua's theres like a billion, same goes for the hyper212's or the mugens.

look here btw D:

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post #32 of 40
H70 isnt aircooling .. i get better temps with my h50 than any aircooling ..
    
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post #33 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigFrank View Post
High airflow, quiet, cost a bit = huge e-peen for owning one.
What about when you own 3? haha JK JK

NH-D14 served me great. But I wanted to get wet..
post #34 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by DeadSkull View Post
2.5 years but I can still see that Xbit does not know what they are doing with CPU cooler reviews.

http://lab501.ro/racire/thermalright...alia-titanilor

lol...sorry Silver Arrow only has a chance with low RPM fans. Once you bring out the big boys NH-D14 wins.
Ok. Tell me this then. How many people do you know that wants to have 2 80db fans next to them to cool a D14 1c better than SA?

No idiot would be stupid enough to risk damaging their ears unless you already have and don't care.


http://www.vortez.net/articles_pages..._review,9.html
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post #35 of 40
Thread Starter 
I put water cooling options because i know someone will come in say h20 is 1337 and pwns all.
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post #36 of 40
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
H70 isnt aircooling .. i get better temps with my h50 than any aircooling ..
H70 isn't WC either, its passive. Its performance cannot match those of Custom WC/Rasa Kit so i put it here.
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post #37 of 40
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Originally Posted by somebodysb2 View Post
H70 isn't WC either, its passive.
What? No it's not. It's liquid cooling. Notice I don't use the word "water", but "liquid", because if I remember properly, it isn't actually water in those things, but it is a liquid.
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post #38 of 40
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Originally Posted by Xristo View Post
H70 isnt aircooling .. i get better temps with my h50 than any aircooling ..
yeah? and what fans do you use? I would say at least 2 fans spinning at least 2000RPM and you have better temps than SA or D14 by 2C with 800-1200RPM fans
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post #39 of 40
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Originally Posted by magicase View Post
Ok. Tell me this then. How many people do you know that wants to have 2 80db fans next to them to cool a D14 1c better than SA?

No idiot would be stupid enough to risk damaging their ears unless you already have and don't care.


http://www.vortez.net/articles_pages..._review,9.html


Probably one of the best and one of the most popular 120x38mm fans,
Sanyo Denki 9G1212H1011 - 100cfm - 2600rpm - 39 dba. Even I have a pair and they push ton of air while remaining inconspicuously silent at 2600 rpm compared to the rest of the fans in my case.

http://www.svc.com/9g1212h1011.html

Then silent is a relative term since for benching and extreme oc'in I have two 150cfm Deltas that I use for pushing my crap batch Q9650 into the 4.4Ghz+ territory and still be able to run Linx.
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post #40 of 40
Quote:
Originally Posted by KillerBeaz View Post
im not sure why the h70 is included in the list of air coolers... it cools on par w/ the high-end air coolers but it's water, so...
I was thinking the same thing...
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