Corsair H60 High Performance Liquid CPU Cooler Review Comment Thread
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September 3, 2011, 01:06 AM
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Canberra, Australia
I'm running a Kuhler 920 with a 1090T (stock clocked) and the unit keeps the CPU needlessly cool.
My understanding is that the Kuhler 920 is only slightly better then the Corsair H70.
The stock cooler kept things at
IDLE 36 Celcius
LOAD 62 Celcius
and was very loud!
The Kuhler 920
IDLE 22 Celcius
LOAD 36 Celcius
and is very quiet
Room temperture was 20 Celcius and LOAD was with prime95 running all 6 cores for a long time (hours)
That's a big difference even without overclocking.
But I think there's a bit of a novelty factor here as well.
I think self contained water coolers offer people a first step into water cooling without
having the work and expence of some of the crazy systems on this site.
I just wish you could get sealed water coolers for the graphics card as well.
My System Specs
AMD Phenom II X6 AM3 1090T (3.2Ghz)
Corsair Vengeance CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9B 16GB (4x4GB) DDR3
Gigabyte GeForce GTX560Ti PCI-E 2.0 1GB
OCZ RevoDrive PCI-Express SSD 240GB
800W SuperFlower 80+ Golden Green
Thermaltake LEVEL 10 GT
Samsung SH-B123A 12x Black Blu-ray Reader / DVD Writer SATA Drive
Windows 7 Home Premium x64
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