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Old May 13, 2009, 08:32 PM
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Are you planning to overclock? Liquid cooling is an expensive, pointless, and potentially dangerous alternative to air cooling. With a proper aftermarket HSF, you can do some good overclocking, nearing 4GHz. Only then does watercooling start being moderately worth while.

If you're not planning to overclock, you're wasting hundreds of dollars for naught. Instead, i'd put the money you'd be spending on the WC solution into upgrading your i7 920 to a 940, or perhaps getting a second GTX 295 for quad-sli. EDIT: or, like the guy above me said, perhaps use that saved money to get an SSD for your OS drive.
Case: CoolerMaster HAF 932
CPU : Intel i7-5820K 6-core @ 3.3GHz
RAM : 32GB DDR4 2400MHz (G.SKILL Ripjaws)
HDD : Main: 240GB SSD SATA2 (Intel) Storage: 3TB SATA2 (WD Green) Backup: 500GB External USB (Hitatchi)
GFX : Gigabyte GTX 970 4GB
PSU : 750W Corsair Modular PSU
MoBo: Asus X99-A
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