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#1 Nemo

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Posted 29 June 2010 - 03:21 AM

Cooler Master announced the release of its V6GT cooler last week and today OCC has a review of the unit - http://www.overclock...er_master_v6gt/

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Posted 29 June 2010 - 04:10 AM

That is one hell of a CPU Cooler! Keeps the CPU nice and cold!

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Posted 29 June 2010 - 05:44 AM

I'm actually quite surprised at it's performance...

I wouldn't change from my TRUE Black Push+Pull but still, for future builds / friends builds... not bad at all!

Great review airman! :)
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Posted 29 June 2010 - 10:05 AM

I won't hide the fact that I am very impressed with this cooler. I looked at reviews for other heatsinks (Cooler Master V8, Noctua, Fenrir) on the same processor and clock speeds, adjusted the temperatures to simulate the ambient temperatures being the same, and found that the V6GT keeps up with them all.

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Posted 29 June 2010 - 06:56 PM

Can we see this vs the D14 anytime soon? I think it would be one close fight with the Noctua winning by a few degrees.

Great review btw!

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Posted 29 June 2010 - 07:46 PM

Can we see this vs the D14 anytime soon? I think it would be one close fight with the Noctua winning by a few degrees.

Great review btw!

exaclty, we wanna see it against dh-14 please !!!
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Posted 29 June 2010 - 09:17 PM

exaclty, we wanna see it against dh-14 please !!!

According to legitreviews.com the V6GT is is only a partial degree off of the Noctua DH-14 at IDLE and equivalent at LOAD.
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A test from TweakTown says the same thing, at load the V6GT is only one degree away from the DH-14.
http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/3371/cooler_master_v6_gt_cpu_cooler/index6.html

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Posted 30 June 2010 - 02:08 AM

^ That is impressive. :O

Though I think I'm still going to use the NH-U12P for my build. :P