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Old October 15, 2009, 04:27 PM
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Originally Posted by MpG View Post
You're talking about your idle temps, right? At that point, a few degrees is largely meaningless. Which will be better under load will depend largely on how hard you're pushing your Q6600.
Yes, idle temps. I see your point. I can't really recall how my computer performed under a load with the Zalman... I guess it was just around the same. Although, you brought a good point to the table and I am guessing this is the correct point of concentration! I can imagine if the processor is under heavy load with the Zalman there is a lot less opportunity for heat dispersion as compared to the water cooled block!

I am running my 6600 @ 3.0Ghz
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