Which Heatsink/Fan?

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by scoter man1, Dec 10, 2008.


Which heatsink/fan should I buy?

  1. Vigor Monsoon III LT Dual 120mm Fan CPU Cooler

    1 vote(s)
  2. Thermaltake SpinQ

    3 vote(s)
  3. Other

    16 vote(s)
  1. ElementalDragon

    ElementalDragon Ancient Guru

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    eVGA RTX 2070
    well yea.... they look "finished" because they decided to nickel plate everything. If you ask me.... you're probably paying extra just for that..... when the only thing it helps with is to extend the life of the cooler by lessening, or eliminating the chances of the copper tarnishing, which as we all know doesn't happen remotely quickly. And if one buy's a Zalman.... well... you're paying for both the looks, as well as the name.

    Honestly i'd rather have a cooler that performs great yet looks decent and less costly than have a cooler that performs possibly a bit worse yet looks a bit better and possibly costs a bit more. After having a Zalman CNPS9500AM2 for my old AMD X2 6000+... and now using a Core Contact Freezer for my Q9450.... i've learned that looks are the last thing you really want to aim for.
    Last edited: Dec 13, 2008
  2. Li4m79

    Li4m79 Ancient Guru

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    2xPalit GTX770 Jetstream
    Got an OCZ Vendetta2.....fookin` love it, although its bigger than what i thought, damn...oh well, needed an excuse to get a new case anyway!!!....huge temp differences compared to stock!!

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