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Old 07-10-2010, 02:55 PM   #21 (permalink)
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So im caught between the Noctua NH-D14 and the Tuniq Tower 120 EX. Both are solid and got great reviews. Im leaning towards the Noctua cause im reading that its an easy install for AMD boards. (and if anyone here has installed the stock coolers from intel in the easy cpu cooler install sounds real good) But my only reservation is that the Noctua is slightly off putting with the vomit colored fans, i mean i suppose i can always paint them black? Your thoughts guys?
Idk why I forgot about this cooler when I posted before but the Thermaltake Frio actually outperforms both the Noctuna and Tuniq on AMD platforms. I would still get some TX-2 thermal paste to go with it t6hough. - Thermaltake Frio Overclocking-Ready Intel Core i7 (six-core ready) & i5 Compatible Five 8mm Heatpipes Dual 120mm Fans Intel & AMD Universal CPU Cooler CLP0564


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