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#1 bp9801


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Posted 31 July 2011 - 09:48 PM

OCC has a new review of a product sure to interest many of you. See how it fares as OCC reviews the Corsair Hydro H80 - http://www.overclock...sair_hydro_h80/

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Posted 31 July 2011 - 10:10 PM

Pretty nice performance, price is a bit steep though...the d14 is cheaper and better.

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Posted 02 August 2011 - 05:41 PM

Looks good. They still have not found the custom loop performance or the Noctuna D14's edge Though. I'm kind of suprised they have not beaten it yet but hey. Time will tell with the H100 on the way. :D

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Posted 03 August 2011 - 02:27 AM

I'm getting one because a) it performs very well, b) it takes up less space around the CPU than air coolers, c) it's relatively quiet at medium and low settings while still delivering excellent performance, and d) it looks SWEET!
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Posted 05 August 2011 - 12:21 PM

I'll probably get something like this for the rig I built for my GF. It's not overclocked, but something quieter then the stock HSF would be nice...plus she'd get a kick out of being watercooled.

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Posted 08 August 2011 - 10:30 PM

Would you use one of these and take the CPU out of the SLI cooling loop? And have two pumps running?

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Posted 09 August 2011 - 05:39 AM

Would you use one of these and take the CPU out of the SLI cooling loop? And have two pumps running?

Theoretically you could. Not very cost-friendly, though.

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Posted 09 August 2011 - 07:18 AM

If you already have a custom loop I would say not but there is no hard and fast rule as to why not.

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Posted 09 August 2011 - 08:18 AM

Pretty nice performance, price is a bit steep though...the d14 is cheaper and better.


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