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Old July 12, 2009, 11:58 PM
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Originally Posted by SugarJ View Post
Everything that's reviewed should be as it comes out of the box, not after fan changes, lapping, or cutting it up. Everyone is looking for something different, based on their preferences, be it heat, silence or bling.
Cool. Then why didn't they test Megahalems only in passive mode (since it doesn't bundle a fan)?

If they think to change their methodology of testing coolers that don't come with a bundled fan (and only them, and also for the average Joe - who by the way has to make a choice weather to buy a low, medium or high-rpm fan for it, they are not robots that only buy Noctua at 1300 rpm), then everything would be okey-dokey. I'm also talking about the average Joe... who should have the info before making the buying decision, and that informations aren't included in the hardwarecanucks's tests...

Also a cooler that doesn't come bundled with a fan is targeting mainly the enthusiasts. Shouldn't that also be taken into consideration?
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