Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › [Official] Antec Kühler H2O 620 & 920 Owners Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Antec Kühler H2O 620 & 920 Owners Club - Page 17

Poll Results: Which Antec cooler do you own?

 
  • 54% (152)
    Antec Kühler H2O 620
  • 45% (129)
    Antec Kühler H2O 920
281 Total Votes  
post #161 of 6063
Just finished the install, not too impressed by the fans, but I didn't realize the controller was based on PWM so I can't use my typhoons. Also the little plastic pieces that push in to the ring all cracked when screwing in the pump (I've installed a few h50/70s and never had that happen.)

Going to play around with overclocking now ;D
post #162 of 6063
? You can't use gentle typhoons, WHYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!
Lasers
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3770K Maximus IV GENE-Z EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Zotac GeForce GTX 680 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
G.Skill Ripjaws Crucial M4 256GB Seagate 2TB Corsair H80 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell S2740L x3 IBM Model M Silverstone 750W Platinum (ST75F-PT) Silverstone SG10 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G602 Artisan 
  hide details  
Reply
Lasers
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3770K Maximus IV GENE-Z EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Zotac GeForce GTX 680 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
G.Skill Ripjaws Crucial M4 256GB Seagate 2TB Corsair H80 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell S2740L x3 IBM Model M Silverstone 750W Platinum (ST75F-PT) Silverstone SG10 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G602 Artisan 
  hide details  
Reply
post #163 of 6063
You could, they would just have to be connected to the mobo or another source, the pump and associated software controller work with PWM only it appears
post #164 of 6063
i bought 2 AP-15s just for this, ****
Lasers
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3770K Maximus IV GENE-Z EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Zotac GeForce GTX 680 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
G.Skill Ripjaws Crucial M4 256GB Seagate 2TB Corsair H80 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell S2740L x3 IBM Model M Silverstone 750W Platinum (ST75F-PT) Silverstone SG10 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G602 Artisan 
  hide details  
Reply
Lasers
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3770K Maximus IV GENE-Z EVGA GeForce GTX 680 Zotac GeForce GTX 680 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
G.Skill Ripjaws Crucial M4 256GB Seagate 2TB Corsair H80 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Dell S2740L x3 IBM Model M Silverstone 750W Platinum (ST75F-PT) Silverstone SG10 
MouseMouse Pad
Logitech G602 Artisan 
  hide details  
Reply
post #165 of 6063
Has anyone out there gauged the flatness of the 620/920's copper coldplate? How does it compare to the H50/H70 plates (besides the obviously smoother finish on the 620/920s: good job on that Antec!! Nice to see).

And, has anyone lapped the base of these units and seen any performance improvement?

Just wondering; got my 920 last week and too busy at work to install it: going to try this weekend.

tfoss
post #166 of 6063
The cold plates are machined very well,and i got very good temps befor i lapped mine. it is a 3rd gen product-corsairs are all 2cnd gen. And all reveiws if you read them prove that the antecs are better-even the 620 against the h70 comes with in 1-2c,but read carefully-the h70 is tested stock so is the 620-2 fans on the h70,1 on the 620. And i lap all my cpu,s and heatsinks, yes i got about 3c better after my lap job.

    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
post #167 of 6063
Quote:
Originally Posted by BaronOvHell View Post
You could, they would just have to be connected to the mobo or another source, the pump and associated software controller work with PWM only it appears
Yeah, I have actually just opened a Ticket with Antec Support to ask about this. I'd like it confirmed from them before I spend my money on the 920. I can't imagine why it wouldn't be doable to just hook it up like a H70 (no software install, no USB needed, just a pair of Gentle Typhoons powered by a seperate source, and the pump plugged into a mobo header running at 100%.)

If anyone here has every tried the 920 this way, I'd love to hear how it worked for you.
Current workhorse
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8P67 Pro (B3) EVGA GTX 580 SC Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel G2 X-25M 160 GB SSD Sony Optiarc DVD W7 Home Premium 64bit ASUS VG236HE 
PowerCase
Seasonic SD12 850wt Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
Current workhorse
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8P67 Pro (B3) EVGA GTX 580 SC Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel G2 X-25M 160 GB SSD Sony Optiarc DVD W7 Home Premium 64bit ASUS VG236HE 
PowerCase
Seasonic SD12 850wt Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
post #168 of 6063
Never tried it-but yes it will work. why would it not-i dont even use the fan header on the antec 620 pump-it is unused-just plug the pump header into the cpu header on my mobo-so it reads pump speed.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
post #169 of 6063
Quote:
Originally Posted by fishhawk View Post
And all reveiws if you read them prove that the antecs are better-even the 620 against the h70 comes with in 1-2c,but read carefully-the h70 is tested stock so is the 620-2 fans on the h70,1 on the 620.
Yes, this is something that always stuck out to me when reading the first reviews of the Antecs.
Anyone know of any reviews and/or user tests where the units were compared while using identical fans ? (Would be interesting to take the fans out of the equation, and just compare the differences from the 3rd Gen vs 2nd Gen plate,pump,hoses,etc.)
Current workhorse
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8P67 Pro (B3) EVGA GTX 580 SC Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel G2 X-25M 160 GB SSD Sony Optiarc DVD W7 Home Premium 64bit ASUS VG236HE 
PowerCase
Seasonic SD12 850wt Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
Current workhorse
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8P67 Pro (B3) EVGA GTX 580 SC Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB DDR3-1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Intel G2 X-25M 160 GB SSD Sony Optiarc DVD W7 Home Premium 64bit ASUS VG236HE 
PowerCase
Seasonic SD12 850wt Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
post #170 of 6063
Why-when a antec with only one fan can come with in 1-2c of corsairs best useing 2 fans. Besides just look up the specs on the fans if you want that info. Page back 1 and you will see i have posted the specs of the antec fan for the 620-plus antecs coolers have the exact same tim as corsairs also-i posted that too. And as far as hoses-antecs beat corsairs completely-plus you get a 3 year warrenty over a 1 year from corsair. And ofcource price too-antec 620 69.99 free shipping-i see no reason to even bother with corsair unless they update there products or cut the price by a third.
Edited by fishhawk - 5/6/11 at 9:44pm
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
8350/4.8 Asus Crosshair v formula z Sapphire Vapor x 7950 Crucial BalisticTactical tracer-1866/9-9-9-24 O... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial m4 128gb Western Digital Caviar Black 2 TB SATA III 7200... Asus Burner Corsair H100  
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit Asus ve258q Logitech G19 seasonic series x-1250  
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin Dragon Rider Logitech G 500 thermaltake lighted logitech 5.1 506 
Other
SB 3D recon sound card 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Water Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › [Official] Antec Kühler H2O 620 & 920 Owners Club