Jump to content


Photo

Cool Idol Heatsink From Titan


  • Please log in to reply
11 replies to this topic

#1 Nemo

Nemo

    Will Fold 4 Food

  • Honorary Staff
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 7228 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Franklin, TN

Posted 15 December 2008 - 07:52 PM

Our second review of the day is on the Titan Cool Idol CPU Cooler - http://www.overclock...titan_coolidol/

Intel Core 2 Quad Q9550 2.83GHz / ASUS P5Q Deluxe / Patriot Extreme Performance 2GB PC2-9600 DDR2-1200MHz / 2x Seagate ST3160827AS 160GB RAID 1 / Seagate ST31000340AS 1TB
Corsair TX750W / Sapphire HD 5870 1GB GDDR5 / SilverStone TJ05 / Scythe Zipang 140mm CPU Cooler / ASUS VH202T-P 20" widescreen monitor (x2) / XP Pro SP 3
"however, i cannot claim to be such a fish as i am not a fish at all..." - hardnrg,Jul 4 2005, 02:49 PM
 

Posted Image

Posted Image

Follow OCC on Posted Image
Subscribe to the OCC Newsletter

Lucky Mudder Race 2013


#2 damian

damian

    Nerd Life

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2760 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Tx

Posted 15 December 2008 - 09:11 PM

And we have a WINNER! :)

#3 Andrewr05

Andrewr05

    I'll be whatever I wanna do!

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 11611 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Perkinsville, VT

Posted 15 December 2008 - 09:25 PM

WOW

Its nice to see some real world tests, Frostytech shows this cooler doing quite a bit worse...
(they however use synthetic tests as you may know)

ona5.png

If you see the cops - LEAVE.

If the cops are coming - Don't be there.
If you show up and the cops are already there - DISAPPEAR.
Anyplace the cops are and you aren't, is a good day

:yes: 

Rig specs:

Spoiler

#4 Lackadaisical

Lackadaisical

    Geek

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 580 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Arizona

Posted 15 December 2008 - 10:57 PM

Well, that's impressive. I sure did not expect that. Still not too sure what the name is about though...

sigimage.gif?c1=FFFFFF&c2=000000&c3=0000


#5 gotdamojo06

gotdamojo06

    burrr...cpu is cold

  • Reviewer
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2103 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Michigan

Posted 16 December 2008 - 01:12 AM

The name is yes quite strange, however it did well....which is all that matters :D

Posted Image OCC|GOTDAMOJO06 - Reviewer
Posted Image
5226MHz


#6 IVIYTH0S

IVIYTH0S

    They call me... General Help.

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20507 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Pennsauken, NJ

Posted 16 December 2008 - 02:06 AM

it beat a TRUE, very nice... Is the TRUE from the test using a push/pull config or just 1 fan?

"GilliumX58" DESKTOP
Mobo: Asus P8Z68-V-PRO | Processor: Intel Core i7 2600K @ 4.6ghz | CPU Cooler: Zalman CNPS9900MAXR | Videocard: MSI Twin Frozr HD7970
Memory: Patriot 8GB 1600mhz | OS SSD: SanDisk Extreme 240GB SATA | PSU: PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750W
Monitor: Samsung 30" 305T | CD/DVD: Samsung SH-S223F | Keyboard: Razer Tarantula | Mouse: Razer Lachesis

OCC Cool Club Member

 
 

 

GPU Comparison tool on AnAndTech


#7 gotdamojo06

gotdamojo06

    burrr...cpu is cold

  • Reviewer
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2103 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Michigan

Posted 16 December 2008 - 10:43 AM

Only 1 Thermaltake 12v fan

Posted Image OCC|GOTDAMOJO06 - Reviewer
Posted Image
5226MHz


#8 IVIYTH0S

IVIYTH0S

    They call me... General Help.

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20507 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Pennsauken, NJ

Posted 16 December 2008 - 03:49 PM

Only 1 Thermaltake 12v fan

oh then the TRUE may not truly have been trumped quite yet, even if the second fan only makes few degree or two of difference difference, it'd be all it would take to retake it's crown

"GilliumX58" DESKTOP
Mobo: Asus P8Z68-V-PRO | Processor: Intel Core i7 2600K @ 4.6ghz | CPU Cooler: Zalman CNPS9900MAXR | Videocard: MSI Twin Frozr HD7970
Memory: Patriot 8GB 1600mhz | OS SSD: SanDisk Extreme 240GB SATA | PSU: PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750W
Monitor: Samsung 30" 305T | CD/DVD: Samsung SH-S223F | Keyboard: Razer Tarantula | Mouse: Razer Lachesis

OCC Cool Club Member

 
 

 

GPU Comparison tool on AnAndTech


#9 ekiM

ekiM

    I need help in BF:BC2

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 663 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:London, ON

Posted 16 December 2008 - 03:58 PM

For 48 dollars, this thing can't be beat! However, I agree with Iviythos in that the TRUE could have probably won with a higher CFM setup
"Why is it that when you take advantage of a tax break, you're a smart businessman, but if you take advantage of something you need to not be hungry (food stamps), you're a moocher?" Jon Stewart

#10 Timmy94

Timmy94

    Clock Me Higher

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 911 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Australia

Posted 16 December 2008 - 04:00 PM

Nice Review :thumbs-up:

Asus GTX 295
Acer 24" + Acer 19"
Coolermaster CM 690
Gigabyte GA-P55-UD3P
4GB Patriot Viper-2 1600
Intel Core i7 860 @ 2.94Ghz
Great Wall 700W + TT 450W VGA


#11 road-runner

road-runner

    Posting Machine

  • Folding Member
  • 10722 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Texas

Posted 16 December 2008 - 04:04 PM

That thing reminds of the TT Big Typhoon, I have about 3 of them. They do pretty good if you do away with the push pins and bolt them down good and tight and put a bigger fan on them. I cant believe it beat a TRUE though it has less heat pipes, probably a difference in ambient, or as mentioned not enough air going through it...

sigimage.gif


#12 IVIYTH0S

IVIYTH0S

    They call me... General Help.

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 20507 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Pennsauken, NJ

Posted 16 December 2008 - 08:40 PM

I think we should have a review of the copper TRUE to see if it can out perform it's aluminum silver/black king. That would interest me greatly

"GilliumX58" DESKTOP
Mobo: Asus P8Z68-V-PRO | Processor: Intel Core i7 2600K @ 4.6ghz | CPU Cooler: Zalman CNPS9900MAXR | Videocard: MSI Twin Frozr HD7970
Memory: Patriot 8GB 1600mhz | OS SSD: SanDisk Extreme 240GB SATA | PSU: PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750W
Monitor: Samsung 30" 305T | CD/DVD: Samsung SH-S223F | Keyboard: Razer Tarantula | Mouse: Razer Lachesis

OCC Cool Club Member

 
 

 

GPU Comparison tool on AnAndTech