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I don't know how it stands up against the RASA so I can't really comment on it. I have yet to see reviews about it.
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No but al have a look just now.
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post #23 of 32
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Originally Posted by mbudden View Post
I don't know how it stands up against the RASA so I can't really comment on it. I have yet to see reviews about it.
i doubt that we will see +10c difference over those kits. i say that it will be 3c diff.
post #24 of 32
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Originally Posted by prznar1 View Post
i doubt that we will see +10c difference over those kits. i say that it will be 3c diff.
3C max I'd guess. The temp spread amongst the top water blocks (including Rasa and EK) is only 1C or so.
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post #25 of 32
£160 for the EK
£120 for the XPSC RASA

Both 240mm Rads

Is it really £40 better?
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Originally Posted by prznar1 View Post
i doubt that we will see +10c difference over those kits. i say that it will be 3c diff.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Skripka View Post
3C max I'd guess. The temp spread amongst the top water blocks (including Rasa and EK) is only 1C or so.
I'm saying in the terms of expansion.
post #27 of 32
The EK kit's better pump allows for more upgradeability. With the Rasa, the pump and reservoir are one unit, so they have to be replaced together.
    
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post #28 of 32
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£160 for the EK
£120 for the XPSC RASA

Both 240mm Rads

Is it really £40 better?
Which EK Kit?
The one with the Supreme HF?

If so; then I would say so. You don't have to replace the pump & res to expand the loop. It also has a better pump.
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post #29 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
Which EK Kit?
The one with the Supreme HF?

If so; then I would say so. You don't have to replace the pump & res to expand the loop. It also has a better pump.
Is the cheaper one. I believe it was HF, yes.

E~ I apolagise, it's £120 for the cheaper XPSC or £160 for the more expensive EK kit.
post #30 of 32
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Originally Posted by Phos View Post
The EK kit's better pump allows for more upgradeability. With the Rasa, the pump and reservoir are one unit, so they have to be replaced together.
the rx pump is not so bad. rs line, got much worse pump. ek lt got much better pump, but! much more restrictive block (HF is better here) then rs from xspc. rs kits got worse radiators then ek kits (yes that is true. xspc rs radiators are well known to be not best radiators on market) but rx line got one of the best (if not best) radiators... it could go like that for ages. all kits got same performance and all will do well (well maybe without 120 kits. 120mm radiator is just not enough for anykind of more powerfull cpu/gpu), but due to better pumps and better overall match of parts, the ek should be better for further expansion of water cooling.
Edited by prznar1 - 2/21/11 at 11:23am
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